Posts Tagged ‘Google’

Matthew Effect Confirmed

Posted on: September 16th, 2022 by admin No Comments

In 1968, Robert Merton, professor of sociology at Columbia University, contributed an article to Science entitled “The Matthew Effect in Science.” His […]

AI for Breast Ultrasound

Posted on: April 8th, 2022 by admin

On 23 December 2021, the board of directors of RSNA announced that Dr Linda Moy (seen right) would become editor of their […]

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted on: October 1st, 2021 by admin

Today, 1 October 2021, marks the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM), an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease […]

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 […]

A Paper Every Two Days?

Posted on: October 23rd, 2020 by admin

In all areas of scholarly endeavour, the advancement of knowledge is dependent on the publication of original peer-reviewed articles. This […]

Failure of the Next Big Thing

Posted on: January 24th, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

When we think of technology companies like Apple or Google that have emerged from Silicon Valley, we normally associate them […]

Potential of AI to Detect Breast Cancer

Posted on: January 3rd, 2020 by admin

On 1 January 2020, Nature published a multi-author paper that demonstrated the potential of artificial intelligence (AI) to detect breast […]

Scientific Breakthroughs in 2019

Posted on: December 27th, 2019 by admin

Each year at this time, the magazine Science chooses a major breakthrough, together with nine runners-up. The 2019 Breakthrough of […]

The Future of Healthcare

Posted on: May 31st, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

Over the past three days, the Africa Health Exhibition has taken place in Midrand where over 10,000 people – delegates, speakers, exhibitors […]

New Guidelines Stir Up Controversy

Posted on: April 12th, 2019 by admin 1 Comment

A paper appeared earlier this week in the Annals of Internal Medicine entitled “Screening for breast cancer in average-risk women: a guidance […]