PGI, Chandigarh, and IIT-KGP collaborate on software for detection of early lung cancer
The Tribune (November 9, 2018)
The PGI, Chandigarh, in collaboration with the IIT Kharagpur, has developed India's first indigenous computer-aided detection (CAD) system by creating the hospital's own database for the diagnosis of early lung cancer and various patterns of interstitial lung diseases (ILD).
It will act as a learning tool for trainee radiologists and help physicians working in remote areas and peripheral health centres to make a confident diagnosis of these diseases. Additionally, it will work as a source of second opinion even for experienced radiologist. (Read More)