Archive for 2021

Incentives for Publications

Posted on: July 23rd, 2021 by admin No Comments

We are all familiar with the aphorism, “Publish or perish,” challenging academics that unless they publish in reputable journals their […]

Attacks on Healthcare Facilities

Posted on: July 16th, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

For the past week, two regions in South Africa have been engulfed in violence following the arrest and incarceration of our former […]

Global Breast Imaging Market

Posted on: July 9th, 2021 by admin No Comments

In a recent survey published in Preventive Medicine, the authors reported that mammography screening plummeted by more than 90% during April 2020, […]

DIEurope Features Breast Imaging

Posted on: July 2nd, 2021 by admin No Comments

The June issue of Diagnostic Imaging Europe was published earlier this week and featured numerous articles on breast imaging. The magazine, […]

The DBT Pioneers

Posted on: June 25th, 2021 by admin

Digital breast tomosynthesis – DBT – has its origins in Holland in the 1930s when the neuroradiologist and electrical engineer George Ziedses […]

Mothers of Invention

Posted on: June 18th, 2021 by admin

We are all familiar with the proverb, “Necessity is the mother of invention,” the origins of which are attributed to Aesop’s Fables […]

Local Lad Makes Good

Posted on: June 11th, 2021 by admin

As South Africans, we take pride in highlighting a successful person’s links to our country when describing their accomplishments on […]

When Peer Review Gets Nasty

Posted on: June 4th, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

Today’s issue of Science highlights an astonishing story about a Dutch scientist – Elisabeth Bik (seen right, © AAAS) – who is […]

Deal Making During a Pandemic

Posted on: May 28th, 2021 by admin

One of the final acts when a deal is consummated is for the two parties to shake hands. However, since […]

A Tutorial on AI

Posted on: May 21st, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

Earlier this month, AuntMinnie.com hosted a virtual conference during which a series of online lectures on advances in artificial intelligence (AI) were […]