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Dr. Crute, Dr. Nori, Dr. Om, Dr. Chacon

September 7th, 2021

Artificial Intelligence: Clinician's Friend or Foe?

We are introducing our blog with a discussion on one of the hot topics in healthcare from a leading expert in healthcare innovation. Thank you Joseph C. Kvedar, MD, for sharing your insight into artificial intelligence and for being one of our valued advisors. - Susan Conover, Founder and CEO, Piction Health.
December 15th, 2021

AI Explainability is now available in the Piction Health app

For clinical decision support tools that leverage AI, building trust with clinicians is critical. Making AI models explainable will lead to quick diagnoses, increased productivity and confidence, and by extension, improved public health.
While dermatologists performing virtual care may be limited, they can reliably evaluate a patient with a mole or concerning spot using images alone.

Moles

Virtual Care For Concerning Moles
While dermatologists performing virtual care may be limited, they can reliably evaluate a patient with a mole or concerning spot using images alone.
Jock itch is a skin infection of the groin and inner thigh. It's caused by a fungus called tinea cruris that grows in warm and moist environments.

Jock Itch

Understanding the Healing Stages of Jock Itch: Pictures and Explanations
Jock itch is a skin infection of the groin and inner thigh. It's caused by a fungus called tinea cruris that grows in warm and moist environments.
If you have a skin rash and suspect it may be related to your thyroid, it's important to talk with a health professional for an accurate diagnosis.

Rashes

Thyroid Skin Rash Pictures: What to Look For
If you have a skin rash and suspect it may be related to your thyroid, it's important to talk with a health professional for an accurate diagnosis.
Athlete's foot is a fungal infection of the feet that affects millions every year. It can cause discomfort, itching, and unsightly skin changes.

Dermatology

Identifying Athlete's Foot: A Visual Guide with Pictures
Athlete's foot is a fungal infection of the feet that affects millions every year. It can cause discomfort, itching, and unsightly skin changes.
Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects millions. It can manifest in various ways, with one of the most common symptoms being a lupus rash.

Dermatology

Lupus Rash: A Dermatologist’s Insights and Treatments
Lupus is an autoimmune disease that affects millions. It can manifest in various ways, with one of the most common symptoms being a lupus rash.
Valacyclovir is available in 500mg and 1000mg tablets, taken by mouth. The dosage prescribed will vary based on your condition and severity, but ranges from 2g to 500mg. Higher doses are taken for shorter periods of time.

Dermatology

A Dosage Guide For Valtrex (Valacyclovir)
The use of Valacyclovir as a treatment for various viral infections has become increasingly common in recent years.
In this article, we will explore some tips and tricks to help you apply makeup that not only looks great but also keeps your skin happy and healthy.

Dermatology

How to Apply Makeup for Rosacea: Tips and Tricks
In this article, we will explore some tips and tricks to help you apply makeup that not only looks great but also keeps your skin happy and healthy.
The quest for flawless skin is a goal shared by many. And when it comes to achieving a flawless complexion, finding the right concealer is key.

Dermatology

The Best Non-Comedogenic Concealers for Flawless Skin
The quest for flawless skin is a goal shared by many. And when it comes to achieving a flawless complexion, finding the right concealer is key.
While many people may consider acne to be a minor inconvenience, it can actually have a significant impact on a person's quality of life.

Dermatology

Understanding Acne and Its ICD-10 Code
While many people may consider acne to be a minor inconvenience, it can actually have a significant impact on a person's quality of life.
Discover the truth about sun exposure and acne! Explore the pros and cons of soaking up those rays for acne-prone skin.

Dermatology

Does Sun Help Acne? The Pros and Mostly Cons of Sun Exposure
Discover the truth about sun exposure and acne! Explore the pros and cons of soaking up those rays for acne-prone skin.
Valacyclovir is a drug that is commonly used to treat viral infections, specifically those caused by the herpes virus

Dermatology

Is Valacyclovir an Antibiotic?
Valacyclovir is a drug that is commonly used to treat viral infections, specifically those caused by the herpes virus
Cold sores are a condition that typically appear on or around the lips are not only unsightly, but they can also be painful and embarrassing.

Dermatology

How Fast Does Valacyclovir Work for Cold Sores?
Cold sores are a condition that typically appear on or around the lips are not only unsightly, but they can also be painful and embarrassing.