Posts Tagged ‘Breast Cancer’

HHUS versus ABUS

Posted on: July 19th, 2019 by admin No Comments

Fifteen years ago, Peter Dempsey wrote a fascinating article on the history of breast ultrasound that appeared in the Journal […]

Cost of Breast Cancer

Posted on: July 12th, 2019 by admin No Comments

New research from the American Cancer Society, just published in JAMA Oncology, found that in 2015, 8.7 million years of life were […]

Irish Radiologists are Spooked

Posted on: July 5th, 2019 by admin 5 Comments

The Irish government runs two screening programmes – CervicalCheck and BreastCheck – designed to benefit the country’s women. In 2009, Ruth Morrissey had a […]

Health Tech Hub of Africa

Posted on: June 28th, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

Among the strategic projects of Wesgro – a local trade and investment agency – are included Air Access, to develop […]

Gestalt of Reading Mammograms

Posted on: June 14th, 2019 by admin 4 Comments

Gestalt is a word of German origin and refers to an organised whole that is perceived as more than the […]

Launch of a New Journal

Posted on: May 24th, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

The Society of Breast Imaging and Oxford University Press have recently launched the Journal of Breast Imaging (JBI), the first peer-reviewed journal […]

Diet Linked to Drug-Resistant Breast Cancer

Posted on: May 10th, 2019 by admin 2 Comments

Approximately 70% of all breast cancers are oestrogen-receptor positive (ER+), which means they rely on the hormone oestrogen to grow. As a result, oestrogen-blocking […]

Breast Cancer in China

Posted on: May 3rd, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

Three years ago, The Economist Intelligence Unit produced a 96-page report entitled “Breast cancer in Asia: the challenge and response” in which […]

Has Screening Made a Difference?

Posted on: April 26th, 2019 by admin 2 Comments

Senior executives from CapeRay, the Industrial Development Corporation (IDC) and The Beijing Axis are currently visiting China to explore the globalisation of CapeRay’s […]

What You Don’t Know Can Hurt You

Posted on: April 19th, 2019 by admin 3 Comments

Dr Daniel Kopans, professor of radiology at Harvard, earlier this week started a new blog entitled Fiction and Facts about Breast Cancer […]