Postpone all but the most dire breast imaging, ACR, cancer centers and surgeons advise

Monday, April 13, 2020

Radiology Business (4/13) reports on a joint statement issues by the American College of Radiology, Society of Breast Surgeons and other groups which urges radiologists to put most breast imaging on hold until further notice.

4 ways breast imaging has changed during COVID-19

Tuesday, April 7, 2020

Aunt Minnie (4/7) reports on a study published in the Journal of Breast Imaging which details how six radiologists across the U.S. are triaging patients and managing workflows amid the ongoing COVID-19 outbreak.

MRI features help predict breast cancer prognosis

Monday, April 6, 2020

Aunt Minnie (4/6) reports on a study from Radiology journal which indicates that certain features on dynamic contrast-enhanced (DCE) MRI scans analyzed by computer-aided detection (CAD) software may indicate a worse prognosis for women with invasive breast cancer.

It’s in the Genes: Breast Density, Microcalcifications, and Masses Can Be Inherited

Thursday, April 2, 2020

Diagnostic Imaging (4/2) reports on a study from Cancer Research that investigates the link between dense breast tissue, microcalcifications, and masses and a woman's genetic predisposition for developing breast cancer.

Benefits of DBT vary 'substantially' depending on the individual radiologist

Monday, March 30, 2020

Health Imaging (3/30) reports that while DBT produced lower recall rates and improved cancer detection overall, there was “wide variability” among individual imaging physicians, according to a study published by JAMA Network Open