Are breast density notification laws really working?

Thursday, January 9, 2020

Aunt Minnie (1/9) reports on a new study published in the Journal of General Internal Medicine which states the laws may not be increasing women's knowledge about the health risks associated with having dense breasts.

Breast density laws don't boost ultrasound rates

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Aunt Minnie (1/7) reports on a study from the Journal of the American College of Radiology which found that state density laws, designed to notify women with dense breast tissue about their options for supplemental imaging, may not increase ultrasound rates.

Google's AI Bested Doctors in Detecting Breast Cancer in Mammograms

Wednesday, January 1, 2020

Time (1/1) reports on a study published in Nature journal in which researchers from Google Health, and from universities in the U.S. and U.K., report on an AI model that reads mammograms with fewer false positives and false negatives than human experts.