AI provides boost for identifying breast lesion subtypes
October 31, 2022 -- An artificial intelligence (AI) model trained with mammography images can help to identify breast lesion subtypes and improve the effectiveness of biopsies, according to a study published on 25 October in Radiology. Read More
Spanish radiology strives to build closer links with France and Italy
October 17, 2022 -- PARIS - Forging closer links with France and Italy is a top priority for the newly elected president of the Spanish Society of Medical Radiology (SERAM), Prof. Asunción Torregrosa from Valencia. She talks about her plans in a video interview with AuntMinnieEurope.com. Read More
Using humor can improve the radiologist-patient relationship
October 13, 2022 -- Laughter may not be the best medicine on paper, but a Swiss study published October 8 in Cancer Imaging suggests a little humor can go a long way for the radiologist-patient relationship. Read More
Video from JFR 2022: Le Bihan on diffusion MRI and breast screening
October 7, 2022 -- PARIS - Prof. Denis Le Bihan received the prestigious Antoine Béclère medal on the opening day of the French national radiology congress, JFR. He discusses his current projects in this exclusive onsite video interview. Read More
Dutch team casts doubt on use of ultrasound to check IUD position
October 7, 2022 -- Transvaginal ultrasound may not be needed for positional follow-ups after six weeks following correct insertion of an intrauterine device (IUD) in women, researchers from the Netherlands have reported. Read More
German group uses DBT technique to find cancers in dense breast tissue
October 6, 2022 -- Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) plus synthesized mammography can detect more invasive cancers in dense breasts than digital mammography alone, according to the authors of a German study of nearly 100,000 women. Read More
Tribunal recommends erasure of Dubai clinician from U.K. register
October 4, 2022 -- A senior ob/gyn specialist who works for one of the top hospitals in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is to be struck off from the U.K. medical register for misconduct. The news broke at the same time as a major radiology event designed to forge closer links between the U.K. and UAE took place in Dubai. Read More
RCR joins campaign to reduce health inequalities
September 30, 2022 -- The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR) in the U.K. has signed a letter as part of the Inequalities in Health Alliance to the new Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, Dr. Thérèse Coffey. Read More
Will there be a winter peak in vaccine-related axillary adenopathy?
September 28, 2022 -- Unilateral axillary adenopathy is a common side effect of COVID-19 vaccination, and more cases will be encountered by radiologists in future booster programs, researchers from a top London facility have reported. Read More
Global ultrasound market faces growing levels of uncertainty
September 28, 2022 -- After a strong recovery for the world ultrasound sector in 2021, global supply chain issues, the conflict in Ukraine, and other geopolitical challenges have added new uncertainty and disruption to the market. Mustafa Hassan offers a region-by-region analysis. Read More