Posts Tagged ‘Clinical Trial’

End of an Era

Posted on: December 29th, 2023 by admin 10 Comments

In mid-2011, following the advice of Philip van Zyl of Get Social Media, I started writing a regular weekly blog to draw […]

The End of Mammography?

Posted on: December 22nd, 2023 by admin

For the past sixty years, mammography – an X-ray of the breast – has been the “go to” method for […]

WHO Focuses on AI Regulation

Posted on: October 27th, 2023 by admin

Four months ago, we drew attention to the Global Breast Cancer Initiative released by the WHO in which they laid out a roadmap to […]

Screening Doesn’t Save Lives?

Posted on: September 1st, 2023 by admin

Earlier this week researchers from Norway, led by Dr Michael Bretthauer (seen right), published a paper in JAMA Internal Medicine entitled “Estimated […]

Finally – A Well-Executed Study on AI

Posted on: August 11th, 2023 by admin

There are currently more than 20 artificial intelligence (AI) applications for breast imaging approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in […]

Update: The Microbiome and Breast Cancer

Posted on: May 26th, 2023 by admin

It was almost seven years ago that we published a blog about the role of the gut microbiome in breast cancer (© […]

POCUS Joins Forces with AI

Posted on: May 5th, 2023 by admin

A recent breakthrough development in medical imaging has been the emergence of point-of-care ultrasound (POCUS) devices, especially those systems that […]

Breast Ultrasound Volume Sweep Imaging

Posted on: April 14th, 2023 by admin

Clinicians led by Dr Thomas Marini, a radiologist at the University of Rochester in upstate New York, have recently published a freely […]

Is DBT There Yet?

Posted on: March 17th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

Twelve years ago, the FDA approved Hologic’s digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) system – sometimes incorrectly referred to as 3D mammography – as […]

Mother and Son … and AI

Posted on: March 10th, 2023 by admin 1 Comment

When he was growing up in Budapest, Hungary, Peter Kecskemethy would spend time at one of the city’s largest hospitals […]