CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 · Indographics 2022; 01(02): 215-221
DOI: 10.1055/s-0042-1759863
Review Article

Artificial Intelligence: A Primer for the Radiologists

Harsimran Bhatia
1   Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Anmol Bhatia
1   Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
1   Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Arnavjit Singh
2   Department of Electronics and Computer Engineering, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, Punjab, India
Kushaljit S. Sodhi
1   Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
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Funding None.


Artificial intelligence (AI) has revolutionized almost every sphere of life today by providing cutting-edge tools aimed at improving the quality of life. The term AI refers to any operating system or a software that mimics human intelligence and performs functions like the human mind with minimal human intervention. The present review article focuses on the basics of AI and the terminology used in the field of AI. Flowcharts and figures to facilitate easy understanding of its impact and its potential applications have also been provided. It is meant to serve as a primer for the beginner.

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19 September 2023

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