Neural networks in radiologic diagnosis. II. Interpretation of neonatal chest radiographs.


A neural network (NN) system was trained to choose one or more diagnoses from a list of 12 possible diagnoses, based on 21 radiographic observations made on each of a series of neonatal chest radiographs. Initially, an experienced pediatric radiologist provided both the radiographic observations and ranked differential diagnoses for each of 77 neonatal… (More)