Friday, June 29, 2018

Breast Imaging Specialists Offer Value To Patients When Conducting Second-Opinion Review Of Imaging Studies, Even Before Breast Cancer Diagnosis, Study Suggests.

The Radiology Business Journal (6/29, Walter) reported that research suggests “breast imaging specialists provide significant value to patients when conducting second-opinion review of imaging studies, even before the patient is diagnosed with breast cancer.” The researchers wrote, “Overall, 51 percent of patients who sought a second opinion by a breast imaging specialist at our cancer center received a significant interpretation change.” The findings were published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology.

Author: Nicole Hardy

Categories: 2018, June, News, Screening and MammographyNumber of views: 1839


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