Aunt Minnie (1/28) reports on research published in Science Translational Medicine which
indicates that an AI algorithm called Mirai can outperform other risk-assessment
models for predicting future risk of breast cancer from a mammogram.
Aunt Minnie (1/21) reports that the U.S. Preventive
Services Task Force (USPSTF) has published the draft research plan it will use
to update its mammography screening guidance. The plan is the first step to
issuing new USPSTF breast screening recommendations, which can affect how
private insurers reimburse screening.
Diagnostic Imaging (1/20) reports on research
published in Clinincal Imaging that outlined the appearance of
new unilateral axillary adenopathies seen on ultrasound in patients who recently
received the first dose of either the Pzifer-BioNTech or Moderna COVID-19
Aunt Minnie (1/19) reports that MRI-guided breast
biopsy looks like a promising method to evaluate complete response to
neoadjuvant chemotherapy in women with breast cancer, according to research
published in JAMA Network Open.
Imaging (1/15) reports that suspicious lesions on breast MRI exams performed
following neoadjuvant therapy are relatively rare and unlikely to be cancerous,
according to a new retrospective study published in
the American Journal of Roentgenology.