Posts Tagged ‘Breast Cancer’

ABUS Improves Risk Assessment

Posted on: March 13th, 2020 by admin

An important factor in predicting a woman’s risk for breast cancer is breast density. The method most commonly used to […]

ABUS and AI: Complementary Acronyms

Posted on: February 28th, 2020 by admin

As we have previously noted, ABUS – automated breast ultrasound – is an acronym to remember when considering imaging modalities for […]

Protons vs Photons

Posted on: February 21st, 2020 by admin

X-rays, first discovered by Wilhelm Röntgen in 1895, are beams of photons that exhibit three intrinsic properties when passing through biological tissue. […]

Me and You

Posted on: February 7th, 2020 by admin

Earlier this week, on 4 February, it was World Cancer Day and Sky News in the UK interviewed 15-year-old Jack Browett. He described an […]

Failure of the Next Big Thing

Posted on: January 24th, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

When we think of technology companies like Apple or Google that have emerged from Silicon Valley, we normally associate them […]

Oncotripsy Demonstrates Potential

Posted on: January 10th, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

Many of us, as children, probably experimented with a magnifying glass in which the sun’s rays were focused on a […]

Potential of AI to Detect Breast Cancer

Posted on: January 3rd, 2020 by admin

On 1 January 2020, Nature published a multi-author paper that demonstrated the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) to detect breast […]

The Evidence Continues to Build

Posted on: December 13th, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

Scientists led by Dr Mengmeng Jia from the Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences in Beijing presented a noteworthy paper at the RSNA […]

Ultrasound Embraces the Challenge

Posted on: November 29th, 2019 by admin

Earlier this week, Rebekah Moan, who is a contributing writer for AuntMinnie.com, published three articles that are relevant for breast cancer […]

DBT + AI = Progress

Posted on: November 22nd, 2019 by admin

Despite a recent report calling into question the benefits of digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) – sometimes called 3D mammography – as a […]