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Industry News: Precision Medicine in Study and Practice for Detecting Lung Cancer

August 8, 2019 by CHEST Market Growth Team

When will clinicians feel comfortable using emerging technologies including genomic tests to detect lung cancer? The topic is addressed in the recently released CHEST Clinical PerspectivesTM white paper “Precision Medicine: Adoption of Emerging Methods of Evaluation and Therapy,” which examines personalized medicine adoption, including the testing of biomarkers [Read more...]

Category: Clinical Perspectives

Related Topics: biomarkers, Lung Cancer, Precision Medicine


CHEST Clinical Perspectives™ Explores the Emerging Field of Precision Medicine

July 17, 2019 by CHEST Market Growth Team

For clinicians seeking to provide a unique way to treat or diagnose a patient, a recent study found that the issues go beyond awareness or patients feeling comfortable—there remains the question of something as simple as: what should we call it?  Clinicians remain uncertain whether to name the [Read more...]

Category: Clinical Perspectives

Related Topics: biomarkers, Personalized Medicine, Precision Medicine


The Robots are Coming: How Artificial Intelligence Will Shape the Future of Chest Medicine (and CHEST)

July 1, 2019 by Chad Jackson, MS, RRT, FCCP

The robots are coming—at least according to this report, which states that Google created an artificial intelligence model that was able to detect lung cancer and cut back on false positives at a rate that beat experienced radiologists.   As a fan of Star Wars, Sci-Fi, and innovation in general—I say, bring it on! It’s an exciting [Read more...]

Category: Artificial Intelligence

Related Topics: Business Intelligence, CHEST, Natural Language Processing


Getting to Know Brian Fitzgerald

June 21, 2019 by CHEST Market Growth Team

Getting to Know… Brian Fitzgerald Market Growth Manager What do you currently do at CHEST? I help to grow and diversify sources of industry-funded projects that align with CHEST’s strategic priorities. Some of these priorities include data analytics, physician, patient, and industry employee education and training. Where are [Read more...]

Category: Networking

Related Topics: Analytics, CHEST, Getting to Know


Getting to Know Janet Amesse

June 13, 2019 by CHEST Market Growth Team

Getting to Know… Janet Amesse CHEST Market Growth Manager What do you currently do at CHEST? I am a part of the market growth team, which is an industry-facing role. I try to help solve problems with our industry partners by providing education or other solutions. Where are [Read more...]

Category: Networking

Related Topics: Analytics, CHEST, Getting to Know


The Top Ten Business Intelligence Trends of 2019

June 13, 2019 by Chad Jackson, MS, RRT, FCCP

Tableau recently released a white paper on the Top Ten Business Intelligence Trends of 2019. There are a lot of terms that you will probably recognize as some current in buzz words such as artificial intelligence and natural data processing, but rather than going down that rabbit hole [Read more...]

Category: Business Intelligence

Related Topics: Analytics, Tableau