Diagnostic Imaging (5/7) reports that both pre- and post-menopausal women who undergo annual screening mammography have fewer late-stage breast cancer diagnoses, fewer interval cancers, and smaller average tumor size, according to research published in the American Journal of Roentgenology.
Aunt Minnie (5/6) reports that the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) released a final research plan for its breast cancer screening recommendation update process.
Radiology Business (4/30) reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is moving to a new electronic billing process for Mammography Quality Standards Act inspections, the agency announced in a recent notice.
Aunt Minnie (4/20) reports that MRI demonstrates superb performance in identifying breast lesions where surgical removal is required for women with suspicious nipple discharge, according to new research published in European Radiology.
Health Imaging (4/9) reports on survey data published in Academic Radiology which states that out of nearly 1,000 patients scheduled for a mammogram, only 34.7% were content with their breast screening plan. And more than half were willing to shell out at least $250-$500 for an MRI exam, particularly those with dense breasts.