Posts Tagged ‘Radiation Dose’

Optimising Workflow in Breast Screening

Posted on: December 7th, 2018 by admin 1 Comment

Researchers from the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota have just published a paper in the British Journal of Radiology entitled “Masses in […]

A Day to Celebrate

Posted on: November 9th, 2018 by admin 3 Comments

Yesterday, 8 November 2018, marked the 123rd anniversary of the discovery of X-rays by Wilhelm Conrad Röntgen. It has been […]

To Scatter or Not to Scatter?

Posted on: August 10th, 2018 by admin 2 Comments

When X-rays pass through tissue, such as a woman’s breast, the primary rays travel straight through, whereas some of the […]

Pressure on the Breast

Posted on: March 9th, 2018 by admin 1 Comment

When a mammogram is acquired, the breast is immobilized to prevent movement using a compression paddle, ensuring good quality images […]

From Land Mines to Breast Cancer

Posted on: August 25th, 2017 by admin 2 Comments

It’s that time of year when candidates for the Minnies are announced. Last year CapeRay’s dual-modality Aceso system was shortlisted for Best […]

Comics: A Gateway to Literacy

Posted on: December 30th, 2016 by admin 4 Comments

The American cartoonist Art Spiegelman has referred to comics as “a gateway to literacy,” but they can also, of course, stimulate laughter. […]

Does Sunlight Protect Us from Cancer?

Posted on: December 16th, 2016 by admin

Two researchers at the University of Sydney, Jacqueline Marshall and Scott Byrne, have just published a paper in Photochemical & Photobiological Sciences […]

Synthesized Images Come of Age

Posted on: August 12th, 2016 by admin 2 Comments

Over the past five years and 260 blogs, we have often highlighted the application of digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) to […]

Feasibility of Breast CT

Posted on: July 15th, 2016 by admin 1 Comment

In February 2015 we published a story that highlighted the difference between breast computed tomography (BCT) that generates true 3D images, and […]

Publish versus Patent

Posted on: May 27th, 2016 by admin 3 Comments

On 5 January 2015 a small company called TiaLinx put out a press release in which it announced the development of a scanner to […]