Aunt Minnie (8/20) reports on a study published in JAMA Network Open which states that supplemental ultrasound should be considered as part of the screening protocol for young women with average risk of breast cancer.
Radiology Business (8/12) reports that bolstering insurance coverage is more impactful than breast density notification laws at improving cancer care outcomes, according to an analysis in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
Radiology Business (7/29) reports that the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs unanimously passed legislation that would expand the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) mammogram screening eligibility for female veterans.
Diagnostic Imaging (7/27) reports that while COVID-19 vaccine-related adenopathies are a known entity, they can still give providers pause about what they’re seeing on a screening breast exam, according to an article published in Clinical Imaging.
Cancer Network (6/17) reports on a study published in JAMA Surgery which states that patients who underwent breast-conserving surgery followed by radiotherapy demonstrated improved survival over those who received mastectomy regardless of treatment with radiotherapy.