Evaluating DBT after 10 Years

Posted on: December 3rd, 2021 by admin No Comments

Earlier this year, we described how the digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) pioneers, led by Dr Daniel Kopans, developed a screening tool that […]

Evaluating DBT after 10 Years

Posted on: December 3rd, 2021 by admin No Comments

Earlier this year, we described how the digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) pioneers, led by Dr Daniel Kopans, developed a screening tool that […]

What if it’s not Randomized?

Posted on: November 26th, 2021 by admin No Comments

The National Cancer Institute in the USA defines a randomized clinical trial as: “A study in which the participants are divided by […]

In the Twinkling of an Eye

Posted on: November 19th, 2021 by admin No Comments

The expression “in the twinkling of an eye” has its origins in the Bible in 1 Corinthians 15:52, and simply means that […]

Who Gets the Credit?

Posted on: November 12th, 2021 by admin No Comments

A patent provides protection to the inventor for 20 years, during which period the patent owner has an exclusive right […]

Banking on Stock Exchanges

Posted on: November 5th, 2021 by admin 2 Comments

One of the first stock exchanges was established in Amsterdam in the early 1600s, with the first shares offered for the Dutch […]

Global Breast Imaging Report

Posted on: October 29th, 2021 by admin 4 Comments

Earlier this month, we drew attention to the fact that October is traditionally recognised as breast cancer awareness month. It’s therefore appropriate […]

The Future of Breast Imaging?

Posted on: October 22nd, 2021 by admin 2 Comments

The European Journal of Radiology has just published a paper by two Boston radiologists, Michael Fishman and Madan Rehani, entitled “Monochromatic X-rays: […]

Another Breakthrough from SA

Posted on: October 15th, 2021 by admin

Last Friday, we highlighted the contribution of two South Africans – Jamie Ambrose and Allan Cormack – to the development of computer […]

CT Turns 50

Posted on: October 8th, 2021 by admin 2 Comments

Fifty years ago on 1 October 1971, “Jamie Ambrose, a consultant radiologist at Atkinson Morley’s Hospital in Wimbledon, south London, made […]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: October 1st, 2021 by admin

Today, 1 October 2021, marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease […]