Posts Tagged ‘Journal Article’

World Dense Breast Day

Posted on: September 30th, 2022 by admin No Comments

On the eve of Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes the news that Katie Couric, the former CBS Evening News anchor, was diagnosed with […]

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 […]

Articles Retracted by Nobel Laureate

Posted on: September 9th, 2022 by admin No Comments

On 7 October 2019, Dr Gregg Semenza of Johns Hopkins University received a life-changing call from Sweden to say he’d been awarded […]

Free Access to Research Articles

Posted on: September 2nd, 2022 by admin 2 Comments

Fifteen years ago, the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Cape Town hosted Dr Harold Varmus, then the CEO […]

China Moving into First Place

Posted on: August 19th, 2022 by admin

It was over six decades ago, in 1955, that Eugene Garfield, while working on his PhD in structural linguistics at the […]

Wearable Ultrasound

Posted on: August 5th, 2022 by admin 2 Comments

Imagine an adhesive patch, the size of a postage stamp, that could be stuck onto your skin in close proximity […]

Invention and Entrepreneurship

Posted on: July 29th, 2022 by admin 2 Comments

David Albert is the founder and chief medical officer of AliveCor, a ten-year-old company whose vision is “to be the 24/7 virtual […]

Nobel Prize Controversies

Posted on: July 22nd, 2022 by admin

Over the years, there have been three medical imaging technologies whose developers have been awarded a Nobel Prize: X-rays (1901); […]

Covid, Ultrasound and AI

Posted on: July 15th, 2022 by admin

Eighteen months ago, when the Covid-19 vaccines were being rolled out in the USA and UK, we reviewed a paper that had […]

Reducing Breast Cancer Deaths in Low-Income Countries

Posted on: July 8th, 2022 by admin

Each year, 2.3 million women worldwide are diagnosed with breast cancer, while there are 685,000 deaths. Two-thirds of these deaths occur in middle- and […]