Imaging Technology News (4/22) reports on remarks from iCAD and GE Healthcare at the recent SBI/ACR Breast Imaging Symposium on the evolution of artificial intelligence and its influence on women's health.
Radiology Business (4/19) reports that high-deductible health plans (HDHPs) are associated with numerous delays in care for patients with breast cancer, according to new research published in Health Affairs.
Aunt Minnie (4/18, Yee) reports that the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act's (ACA) elimination of co-pays for screening mammography has had a positive benefit for commercially insured women across a variety of racial and income groups, according to a study published in the Journal of Women's Health.
Aunt Minnie (4/16, Yee) reports that breast elastography is an overlooked tool for evaluating breast cancer, especially since it shows promise for helping radiologists distinguish between benign and malignant lesions, according to a presentation delivered at the American Institute for Ultrasound in Medicine (AIUM) meeting.
Radiology Business (4/15) reports on a joint statement released by the American College of Physicians (ACP) and the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) reaffirming the belief that women should undergo annual screening using mammography beginning at the age of 40.