Aunt Minnie (4/30) reports that contrast-enhanced digital mammography (CEDM) works just as well as contrast-enhanced breast MRI (CE-MRI) for measuring breast tumors before surgery, according to a study published in the British Journal of Radiology.
Aunt Minnie (4/29) reports that contrast-enhanced breast MRI can triage patients with discordant benign breast biopsy results -- helping almost 70% of women in this situation to avoid unnecessary surgery, according to a new study published in the May issue of the American Journal of Roentgenology.
Radiology Business (4/25) reports that results from the TAILORx clinical trial revealed that genetic testing could not only help a majority of women with HR-positive, HER2-negative, axillary node-negative breast cancer, but also lead to approximately $50 million in savings for the first year of breast cancer care in the United States.
Health Imaging (4/24) reports on a meta-analysis published in Radiology that indicates diffusion-weighted imaging techniques for quantitatively identifying benign and malignant breast lesions achieved comparable diagnostic accuracies.
Radiology Business (4/23) reports that artificial intelligence-based computer-aided detection (AI-CAD) software can help radiologists detect more cancers when interpreting mammograms, according to a new study published in the Journal of Digital Imaging.