Pneumothorax (Ptx)

Aidoc’s pneumothorax solution is a triage and notification software indicated for use in the analysis of chest radiograph images; flags and communicates suspected positive findings of pneumothorax.
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Last updated: April 10, 2022

General Information

Product name Pneumothorax (Ptx)
Company Aidoc
Subspeciality Chest
Modality X-ray
Disease targeted Pneumothorax
Key-features Triage tool, workflow improvement
Suggested use Triage/prioritization of medical images

Technical Specifications

Data characteristics
Population Radiograph
Input Chest radiograph
Input format DICOM
Output flagging and communication of positive suspected findings
Output format Annotated images: DICOM SC or overlay Prioritization notification: own application, HL7, API, bespoke integration
Integration Integration in standard reading environment (PACS), Integration RIS (Radiological Information System)
Deployment Hybrid solution
Trigger for analysis Automatically, right after the image acquisition
Processing time 1 - 10 minutes


Certified, Class I , MDD
FDA 510(k) cleared , Class II
Intended Use Statements
Intended use (according to CE) Radiological computer aided triage and notification software indicated for use in the analysis of chest X-Ray. The device is intended to assist hospital networks and appropriately trained medical specialists in workflow triage by flagging and communication of suspected positive findings of Pneumothorax (Ptx).


Market presence
On market since 2021-05-01 00:00:00
Distribution channels Philips, Eureka Clinical AI, Nuance PIN, Fujifilm, Change Healthcare, GE Edison
Countries present (clinical, non-research use) 14
Paying clinical customers (institutes) Over 500
Research/test users (institutes) 20-30
Pricing model Subscription
Based on Total imaging volume


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