Posts Tagged ‘Sensitivity’

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 […]

ABUS and DBT and FFDM

Posted on: March 18th, 2022 by admin 2 Comments

It was five years ago that we published a key article in Diagnostics, an open-access journal, in which we described our dual-modality […]

Understanding Breast Density

Posted on: January 28th, 2022 by admin 2 Comments

The Merriam-Webster dictionary provides three essential meanings for the word “density”: having parts that are close together; being difficult to see through; […]

Evaluating DBT after 10 Years

Posted on: December 3rd, 2021 by admin

Earlier this year, we described how the digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) pioneers, led by Dr Daniel Kopans, developed a screening tool that […]

Optimising Breast Cancer Screening

Posted on: August 27th, 2021 by admin

Six years ago, we reviewed a paper published in The Lancet by the Japan Strategic Anti-Cancer Randomized Trial (J-START) in which the […]

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, […]

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 […]

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 […]