Posts Tagged ‘Specificity’

Breast Imaging Embraces AI

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

Earlier this week in the United States, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published an action plan for the use of artificial […]

QT Ultrasound Beats FFDM

Posted on: January 8th, 2021 by admin No Comments

Two years ago, we introduced a company called QT Ultrasound – where QT stands for “quantitative transmission” – that had just launched three imaging […]

Imaging with Nanotechnology

Posted on: November 20th, 2020 by admin

Seven years ago, we explored the promise of nanotechnology and highlighted a UK startup called Endomagnetics that had developed a novel product to detect […]

Alternative Breast Imaging Strategies

Posted on: November 6th, 2020 by admin

Earlier this week, Signify Research published a Premium Insight article, focusing on alternative breast imaging strategies. Alan Stoddart, an associate editor with […]

DIEurope Focuses on Breast Imaging

Posted on: October 30th, 2020 by admin

The October issue of Diagnostic Imaging Europe, coinciding with breast awareness month, has just been published and focuses on breast […]

Battle of the Algorithms

Posted on: August 28th, 2020 by admin

Screening healthy women with full-field digital mammography (FFDM) is considered the gold standard for the early detection and successful treatment […]

Panning for Gold

Posted on: August 7th, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

The title for today’s blog has been adapted from an editorial highlighting a paper that appeared this week in Science Translational Medicine, […]

Breast Ultrasound and AI

Posted on: June 19th, 2020 by admin

In some countries, hand-held ultrasound (HHUS) examinations are widely used to screen healthy women for breast cancer because this modality […]

Closer to the Holy Grail

Posted on: April 3rd, 2020 by admin

Seven years ago, we reviewed the progress in developing a blood test for the early detection of breast cancer. Thought to be […]

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 […]