Posts Tagged ‘CAD’

The Evidence is Growing

Posted on: March 29th, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

The introduction of full-field digital mammography (FFDM) as a replacement for plane-film analogue mammography started over two decades ago. Shortly […]

Dreaming of a Better Diagnosis

Posted on: April 27th, 2018 by admin

Twelve years ago researchers at IBM established the DREAM (Dialogue for Reverse Engineering Assessment and Methods) Challenges, an open science, crowdsourcing effort […]

AI, AI, It’s Off to Work We Fly!

Posted on: December 22nd, 2017 by admin 1 Comment

Twenty years ago IBM’s supercomputer Deep Blue defeated world chess champion Garry Kasparov. Well, a fortnight ago The Guardian reported that AlphaZero, the artificial […]

Just Getting Started

Posted on: June 16th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

Regina Barzilay (seen right) is professor of electrical engineering and computer science at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) whose […]

Online and On Target

Posted on: March 3rd, 2017 by admin

It’s the first week in March so it must be time for the annual gathering of the European Congress of […]

What’s Happening in Korea?

Posted on: January 27th, 2017 by admin 1 Comment

Much of the news emanating from South Korea recently has been decidedly negative. The country’s parliament voted to impeach President […]

Shear-Wave Elastography and Deep Learning

Posted on: November 18th, 2016 by admin

It is well known that malignant breast tumours are mechanically stiffer than benign tumours and the surrounding healthy tissues. While […]

AI Maps Breast Cancer Risk

Posted on: September 2nd, 2016 by admin 1 Comment

A group of multidisciplinary researchers in Texas has just published an original article in Cancer entitled “Correlating mammographic and pathologic findings in […]

Update from the Windy City

Posted on: December 6th, 2013 by admin 1 Comment

The 99th annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) wrapped up in Chicago today. More than 50,000 radiologists, radiographers, physicists and […]

A Conflict of Interest

Posted on: July 19th, 2013 by admin

One of the defining moments in the Inside Job, an award-winning documentary about the world financial crisis, is an interview with Frederic Mishkin, an economist […]