The Quest To Save Lives In And Out The Consultation Room: Skin Cancer Early Detection

by The DermEngine Team on Dec 11, 2018

Skin cancer early detection constitutes the biggest challenge of dermatology practices. The application of teledermatology and total body photography has brought great improvements in detecting the disease at early stages with higher survival rates and important saving in the public health systems.

The Importance Of Human Intervention In AI Dermatology Solutions

by The DermEngine Team on Dec 7, 2018

Artificial intelligence is revolutionizing the concept of learning through the use of powerful algorithms capable of outperform human experts in a variety of disciplines. However, such success is reliant on the relatively unknown tasks of “humans in the loop” for data labelling.

How Is AI Changing SaaS In Dermatology?

by The DermEngine Team on Nov 29, 2018

The implementation of SaaS systems to dermatology services has changed the paradigm of how care is experienced by doctors and patients. AI is now helping further transform such services to have better efficiency, adaptability and safety.

MetaOptima Prepares For Phase 1 Of The Canadian Technology Supercluster’s Project

by The DermEngine Team on Nov 27, 2018

The Canadian Digital Technology Supercluster is a nationwide initiative aiming to fund technological projects across the country. Today marks the official launch of Phase 1, where MetaOptima will collaborate with partners in the execution of the Dermatology Intelligent Imaging Network project.

What Does Dermatology Owe To Technology?

by The DermEngine Team on Nov 23, 2018

Technology is driving the many changes that the healthcare field has been witnessing in recent times. Dermatology has seen the implementation of many advancements as much in hardware as in software systems for the improvement of service quality for doctors and patients alike.

Why Are Doctors Still Using Fax Machines?

by The DermEngine Team on Nov 22, 2018

Fax machines have long held a place within healthcare. In spite of the many technological advancements such as artificial intelligence and teledermatology this hardware is still used by 75% of respondents. This is quickly becoming a problem as practices struggle to upgrade while staying connected.

The Complementing Nature Of AI In Dermatology

by The DermEngine Team on Nov 21, 2018

AI is driving the latest advancements in many fields, including dermatology. Despite the great ability of AI algorithms to perform complex tasks with similar accuracy as professional experts, the emotional and relational elements of human interaction render patient-doctor relationships imperative.