Posts Tagged ‘Sensitivity’

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]