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).
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.
Aunt Minnie (9/21) reports that Black women with breast cancer may be more likely to experience treatment delays and longer treatment times than white women, according to the findings of a study published in Cancer. This was particularly true for Black women who opted for radiation as part of their treatment.