Radiology Business (6/12) reports that revising the text of a mammography recall lay letter so that it is easier to comprehend can lead to better overall patient care, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology.
Aunt Minnie (6/10) reports that financial conflicts of interest (FCOIs) do not appear to impact or influence the development of consensus breast cancer screening recommendations, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American College of Radiology.
Aunt Minnie (6/10) reports that radiologists can "get the gist" of breast cancer in mammograms up to three years before clinical signs of it are visible, according to a new study published online in the British Institute of Radiology. The results support the fact that radiologists and their expertise are still crucial when it comes to cancer detection.
Aunt Minnie (6/4) reports that while breast MRI has a better cancer recurrence detection rate than mammography, the modality also can lead to more biopsies, according to a study published online in Radiology.
MedPage Today (6/4) reports that women older than age 75 without severe comorbidity should continue to undergo screening mammography, according to recent research.