Archive for 2021

Another Breakthrough from SA

Posted on: October 15th, 2021 by admin No Comments

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 No Comments

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

Benefits of Screening Recognised

Posted on: September 24th, 2021 by admin 2 Comments

The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has just announced that the Alexander Margulis Award for Scientific Excellence in 2021 has been […]

Laugh First, and Then Think

Posted on: September 17th, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

In a few weeks’ time, we learn who will be awarded the Nobel Prizes for 2021. As we have previously […]

Is AI Ready for Breast Screening?

Posted on: September 10th, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

Judging by their marketing, companies are gearing up for widespread adoption of their artificial intelligence (AI) algorithms by breast screening […]

Launch of RemotEye Suite

Posted on: September 3rd, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

NeoLogica, founded in 2002 by a small group of engineers, specializes in the design and development of advanced software solutions […]

Optimising Breast Cancer Screening

Posted on: August 27th, 2021 by admin

Six years ago, we reviewed a paper published in The Lancet by the Japan Strategic Anti-Cancer Randomized Trial (J-START) in which the […]

Ten Years … and Counting

Posted on: August 20th, 2021 by admin 4 Comments

Ten years ago, on 15 August 2011, we posted a blog on our website entitled “To screen or not to screen? That […]

Hoofbeats of Zebras

Posted on: August 13th, 2021 by admin

There is an aphorism in clinical medicine – “When you hear hoofbeats, think of horses not zebras” – which means young doctors […]