MetaOptima R&D Team won the ISIC 2018 Challenge for Skin Cancer Classification. This highly-esteemed prize is the reflection of a dedicated effort to bring best practice experience to patients while facilitating everyday workflows to medical professionals in order to save lives.
Access to information does not always lead to better informed decisions. Skin cancer research requires the right educational sources to empower patient for skin cancer early detection and higher survival rates.
The implementation of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the European Union requires the most stringent adherence to personal data privacy. DermEngine guarantees data protection through its advanced features to provide the utmost integrity and confidentiality for data handling.
EMR software is the core of a dermatologist’s practice; it documents patient visits, stores data, and centralizes information for future reference. Why is it so hard to find a system that keeps up with current needs, and how is integration proving to be a solution to this very real problem?
Artificial intelligence has been commonly used in the business world for its basic automation. Applied to pathology and dermatology, AI’s power can analyze patient images as a clinical decision support tool while connecting medical workers to create an optimized patient healthcare ecosystem.
Some nations’ implementation strategies have proven to be drivers in overcoming technical and regulatory obstacles when applying teledermatology in their health system. The U.S. and other nations should attempt to imitate and build upon these methods to facilitate further global adoption.
Medical professionals, particularly dermatologists, have been combining their services with telecommunication for nearly a quarter of a century. Although valued for its efficiency, in some areas teledermatology approaches still face numerous barriers which have slowed its widespread adoption.