Digitalizing healthcare

Algorithms for automated standard contouring

At the Hospital del Mar in Barcelona, radiation oncologists are successfully testing AI-based algorithms to automatically contour organs at risk and irradiate tumors faster and more precisely.

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Manuel Meyer
Published on June 17, 2020
Manuel Algara López uses automated organ contouring for treatment planning in radiation therapy,
Hospital del Mar is planning a study on automated organ contouring for treatment planning in radiation therapy.

By Manuel Meyer
Manuel Meyer reports for Ärzte-Zeitung, a German newspaper for physicians and other medical professionals, from Spain and Portugal. He is based in Madrid.