Hoofbeats of Zebras

Posted on: August 13th, 2021 by admin

There is an aphorism in clinical medicine – “When you hear hoofbeats, think of horses not zebras” – which means young doctors […]

Microwave Imaging Returns

Posted on: August 6th, 2021 by admin

Four years ago, we contributed a blog entitled “From land mines to breast cancer” in which we described a system from UK […]

Has AI Been Overhyped?

Posted on: July 30th, 2021 by admin

Two weeks ago, The New York Times published an article entitled “Whatever happened to IBM’s Watson?” In 2011, the company’s supercomputer beat […]

Incentives for Publications

Posted on: July 23rd, 2021 by admin

We are all familiar with the aphorism, “Publish or perish,” challenging academics that unless they publish in reputable journals their […]

Attacks on Healthcare Facilities

Posted on: July 16th, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

For the past week, two regions in South Africa have been engulfed in violence following the arrest and incarceration of our former […]

Global Breast Imaging Market

Posted on: July 9th, 2021 by admin

In a recent survey published in Preventive Medicine, the authors reported that mammography screening plummeted by more than 90% during April 2020, […]

DIEurope Features Breast Imaging

Posted on: July 2nd, 2021 by admin

The June issue of Diagnostic Imaging Europe was published earlier this week and featured numerous articles on breast imaging. The magazine, […]

The DBT Pioneers

Posted on: June 25th, 2021 by admin

Digital breast tomosynthesis – DBT – has its origins in Holland in the 1930s when the neuroradiologist and electrical engineer George Ziedses […]

Mothers of Invention

Posted on: June 18th, 2021 by admin

We are all familiar with the proverb, “Necessity is the mother of invention,” the origins of which are attributed to Aesop’s Fables […]

Local Lad Makes Good

Posted on: June 11th, 2021 by admin

As South Africans, we take pride in highlighting a successful person’s links to our country when describing their accomplishments on […]