Digital Breast Tomosynthesis May Provide Better Visualization Of Architectural Distortion

Thursday, July 31, 2014
Research suggests that “digital breast tomosynthesis” may “provide better visualization of architectural distortion, a subtle mammographic finding, and also identifies some distortions that would not be found at all if screening was performed using digital mammography alone.” The research was published in the American Journal of Roentgenology. 

Image Processing May Have Significant Impact On Detection Of Calcification Clusters In Digital Mammography

Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Image processing has a significant impact on the detection of calcification clusters in digital mammography, according to an article published in the American Journal of Roentgenology.

Based on Survey of SBI Members, JACR Article Suggests DBT Used More Frequently, But Use Remains Limited

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) is being used more frequently but its use is still limited, according to an article published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology. Researchers from the University of Colorado in Aurora sought to assess the utilization of DBT and examine the criteria for offering DBT to patients. They surveyed physician members of the Society of Breast Imaging, who completed an online survey that asked questions about their use of DBT.