Aunt Minnie (7/27) reports on a case study published in Radiology Case Reports which states that an incarcerated woman who underwent CT staging for breast cancer was found to have COVID-19 pneumonia.
Aunt Minnie (7/21) reports on a study from Radiology: Imaging Cancer which found that no patient- or tumor-specific factors predicted preoperative breast MRI outcomes.
Aunt Minnie (7/20) reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a draft guidance document with new options for mammography facilities that want to appeal accreditation decisions.
Aunt Minnie (7/20) reports that communication is key for ensuring timely patient follow-up on abnormal mammogram results, according to the findings of a qualitative study featuring a diverse group on women in the Journal of General Internal Medicine.
Aunt Minnie (7/9) reports that patient age, breast density, and radiation exposure are among the strongest, direct risk factors for breast cancer, according to a new etiology model published in Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.