Europe launches radiology AI initiative for cancer imaging
January 25, 2023 -- The European Commission has launched the European Federation for Cancer Images, a four-year scheme that aims to enhance the use of imaging and artificial intelligence (AI) for precision medicine in cancer patients. Read More
DWI-MRI helps breast cancer patients' chemotherapy response
January 20, 2023 -- Diffusion-weighted MRI (DWI-MRI) can help predict breast cancer patients' response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy, Belgian authors have reported in a study published by Nature Scientific Reports. Read More
Meet the 18 finalists for the EuroMinnies 2023 awards
January 19, 2023 -- Excitement is building in the EuroMinnies, AuntMinnieEurope.com's annual awards scheme. Today we can reveal the list of finalists. In the four "people awards," the eight candidates come from eight different European nations, providing confirmation that talent is spread right across the continent. Read More
MR spectroscopy distinguishes recurrent brain tumors from necrosis
January 17, 2023 -- MR spectroscopy imaging can effectively distinguish between recurrent brain tumors and necrosis in patients who have undergone radiation treatment, an Irish study published on 11 January has found. Read More
Bernd Hamm signs up for 2 more years at Charité
January 13, 2023 -- In a surprise development, Prof. Bernd Hamm will remain as chair of radiology and managing director of Charité Centrum 6 in Berlin for at least another two years, according to an announcement on Friday 13 January. Read More
Breast MRI helps downgrade some BI-RADS 3 lesions from ultrasound
January 5, 2023 -- Breast MRI enables around 10% of breast lesions to be downgraded to a lower BI-RADS level and settle the need for closer follow-up, according to research published on 3 January in the European Journal of Radiology Open. Read More
Ukraine and patient safety dominate in top 10 articles for 2022
December 28, 2022 -- Radiology's response to the Ukraine war accounts for two of AuntMinnieEurope.com's top five articles published in 2022. Safety incidents and medicolegal investigations have also proved extremely popular topics during this turbulent year. Read More
An uplifting tale of one woman's lifelong dedication to radiology
December 20, 2022 -- Tributes are flowing in for Prof. Guozhen Li, who has died at the age of 107. Known within China as the "grand dame of radiology," she was a pioneer in CT who introduced the country's first scanner in 1978 and ran training courses for many years. Read More
What were the main technology trends at RSNA 2022?
December 15, 2022 -- There's no better economic barometer for the global medical imaging sector than the vast exhibition halls at the RSNA meeting. Industry guru Steve Holloway was in Chicago, and he reflects on the most important take-home messages. Read More
Meet the EuroMinnies 2023 semifinal candidates
December 14, 2022 -- The list of candidates for the fifth edition of the EuroMinnies awards scheme is now available, following the large number of nominations submitted by the members of AuntMinnieEurope.com. Find out who's made the shortlist in the nine categories. Read More