Groundbreaking AI heart attack scans could soon be rolled out across UK

Groundbreaking AI heart attack scans could soon be rolled out across UK

Oxford University team say thousands of lives could be saved by technology that finds hidden data in CT scans

An artificial intelligence system that can identify people who are likely to suffer heart attacks up to 10 years in the future could soon be in operation across Britain.

The technology, which could save thousands of lives a year, is being assessed by the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (Nice) and a decision on its use in the NHS is expected by the end of the year.

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