Medpage Today (9/23) reports that atients with advanced hormone receptor (HR)-positive breast cancer obtained a first-ever survival improvement with a targeted agent as ribociclib (Kisqali) plus endocrine therapy led to a 24% absolute improvement over endocrine therapy alone, according to research presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO) meeting.
Aunt Minnie (9/23) reports on a breast density notifications need improvement to be better understood by the women who receive them, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology.
Aunt Minnie (9/23) reports on a study published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology that notes young women at high risk of breast cancer due to a family or personal history of the disease or having dense breasts benefit from regular mammography screening starting at age 30.
Aunt Minnie (9/23) reports on research presented at the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine's (SIIM) Conference on Machine Intelligence in Medical Imaging (C-MIMI) which states that an artificial intelligence (AI) algorithm could cut in half the number of screening mammograms that need to be interpreted by radiologists by directing them only to cases most likely to contain cancer.
Radiology Business (9/19) reports that women say cone-beam breast CT (CBBCT) is more comfortable than digital mammography, according to new research published in the European Journal of Radiology.