Aunt Minnie (9/25) reports
that on a North Carolina survey published in Cancer that fewer than two-thirds
of breast imaging locations offered supplemental screening for women with dense
breasts, despite breast density notification laws.
Aunt Minnie (9/25) reports that a new 200,000-patient review suggests that 2D images reconstructed from digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) may be able to adequately replace digital mammograms, according to a paper published in the American Journal of Roentgenology(AJR).
HealthDay News (9/25)
reports that mong breast cancer patients in the United States, Black women are
more likely to start treatment later and to have a longer treatment period than
white women, according to research published in the journal Cancer.
Radiology Business (9/24) reports on a recent piece from Current Problems in Diagnostic Radiology which includes several simple steps practices can take to begin addressing burnout among breast imaging.
Diagnostic Imaging (9/22) reports on a study published in
Clinical Radiology that looks at how time of day can affect how well a
radiologist can identify and diagnose normal lesions.