Medical Applications for Embedded Vision

Embedded vision has the potential to become the primary treatment tool in hospitals and clinics

Embedded vision and video analysis have the potential to become the primary treatment tool in hospitals and clinics, and can increase the efficiency and accuracy of radiologists and clinicians. The high quality and definition of the output from scanners and x-ray machines makes them ideal for automatic analysis, be it for tumor and anomaly detection, or for monitoring changes over a period of time in dental offices or for cancer screening. Other applications include motion analysis systems, which are being used for gait analysis for injury rehabilitation and physical therapy.

Video analytics can also be used in hospitals to monitor the medical staff, ensuring that all rules and procedures are properly followed. For example, video analytics can ensure that doctors “scrub in” properly before surgery, and that patients are visited at the proper intervals.

What are the primary vision products used in medical systems?

Medical imaging devices including CT, MRI, mammography and X-ray machines, embedded with computer vision technology and connected to medical images taken earlier in a patient’s life, will provide doctors with very powerful tools to help detect rapidly advancing diseases in a fraction of the time currently required. Computer-aided detection or computer-aided diagnosis (CAD) software is currently also being used in early-stage deployments to assist doctors in the analysis of medical images by helping to highlight potential problem areas.

Edge AI Smart USB Camera for Medical In-vitro Diagnostics

May 16, 2023 – e-con Systems is excited to launch EdgeECAM50_USB, a 5MP edge AI smart camera designed for pre-analytic tasks in in-vitro diagnostics. With a powerful dual-core processor, the camera runs AI and machine learning algorithms directly on-board, enabling quick and accurate data processing without extra hardware. To help you get started with the

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SWIR Imaging: A Race for a US$2B Dollar Reward

This market research report was originally published at the Yole Group’s website. It is reprinted here with the permission of the Yole Group. A SWIR imaging disruption could happen in the coming years, but the ecosystem waits for more game changing players. OUTLINE The SWIR market is expected to be US$2.9 billion in 2028. The

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What is Near-infrared Imaging and How Do NIR Cameras Work?

This blog post was originally published at e-con Systems’ website. It is reprinted here with the permission of e-con Systems. NIR imaging has a unique sensitivity profile to project distant objects with a clear vision and are particularly useful in night vision applications. Go backstage on NIR imaging and understand the role of NIR cameras

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e-con Systems Launches a 5MP Sony Pregius Global Shutter Camera with Superior Imaging Quality

Sony Pregius IMX264 Global shutter Monochrome NIR Superior SNR USB 3 High Sensitivity Large pixel size Large sensor California & Chennai (March 29, 2023) – e-con Systems, which designs, develops and manufactures OEM cameras, has recently launched an All-In-One Camera, See3CAM_50CUGM, based on the Sony Pregius IMX264 sensor. See3CAM_50CUGM offers superior sensitivity and quantum efficiency

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X-ray Imaging: Computed Tomography is the Name of the Game

This market research report was originally published at Yole Développement’s website. It is reprinted here with the permission of Yole Développement. Driven by economic growth in China and India, the X-ray detector market will be restructured around computed tomography. OUTLINE The X-ray detector market is expected to reach US$2.5 billion in 2027. China is currently

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“COVID-19 Safe Distancing Measures in Public Spaces with Edge AI,” a Presentation from the Government Technology Agency of Singapore

Ebi Jose, Senior Systems Engineer at GovTech, the Government Technology Agency of Singapore, presents the “COVID-19 Safe Distancing Measures in Public Spaces with Edge AI” tutorial at the May 2022 Embedded Vision Summit. Whether in indoor environments, such as supermarkets, museums and offices, or outdoor environments, such as parks, maintaining safe social distancing has been

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Upcoming Webinar Discusses Health IoT on the Edge

On August 10, 2022 at 9:00 am PT (noon ET), Alliance Member company Syntiant, along with Parks Associates and Canary Speech, will deliver the free webinar “Health IoT on the Edge: Accessible, Smart, Secure.” From the event page: 53% of US internet households own at least one internet-connected health product. This webinar discusses how the

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May 2022 Embedded Vision Summit Slides

The Embedded Vision Summit was held on May 16-19, 2022 in Santa Clara, California, as an educational forum for product creators interested in incorporating visual intelligence into electronic systems and software. The presentations delivered at the Summit are listed below. All of the slides from these presentations are included in… May 2022 Embedded Vision Summit

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Basler’s Computer Vision Solutions for Medical & Life Sciences

Basler now offers its solution portfolio for applications in the Medical & Life Sciences field. The portfolio consists of hardware components, software components and the development services that assemble the individual elements into a fully consistent system. Customers benefit from Basler’s expertise derived from already-implemented projects, including those in automated microscopy, ophthalmology and medical imaging.

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