Posts Tagged ‘Mammography’

Inspired by the Greeks

Posted on: March 12th, 2021 by admin

It was the ancient Greek philosopher Socrates who said, “I cannot teach anybody anything, I can only make them think.” He […]

Phase-Contrast Imaging and Breast Surgery

Posted on: February 26th, 2021 by admin 2 Comments

One of the challenges facing a surgeon when excising a malignant tumour from a patient’s breast is whether the entire […]

“Extracting Information My Brain Cannot”

Posted on: February 12th, 2021 by admin 1 Comment

Constance Lehman is a radiologist who works at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston where she studies mammograms of healthy […]

Vaccine Causes Swollen Lymph Nodes

Posted on: January 29th, 2021 by admin

For the past six weeks, there has been a collective sigh of relief in the UK and USA as vaccines […]

Breast Imaging Embraces AI

Posted on: January 15th, 2021 by admin

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

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

Scientific Breakthroughs in 2020

Posted on: January 1st, 2021 by admin

It’s that time when the journal Science selects a major breakthrough from the past year, together with nine runners-up. Not […]

DBT vs BCT

Posted on: December 11th, 2020 by admin

Well, it’s the battle of the acronyms – digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) versus breast computed tomography (BCT) – in the […]

Breast Density as a Predictor

Posted on: November 13th, 2020 by admin 1 Comment

When a woman is diagnosed with breast cancer, the axillary lymph nodes are sometimes removed surgically or treated by radiotherapy. […]

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 […]