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Screening Mammography: A Continued Debate Over the Appropriate Guidelines
Early Detection of Breast Cancer Backed by U.K. Study
New NIH Breast Cancer Research to Focus on Prevention
Radiologist Explains How Her Practice Educates Women On Breast Screening Modalities
Prior Mammography and Tomosynthesis Operate Independently to Reduce Recalls
High-Definiton Scans Suggest Effects of Smoking May Be Seen in Unborn Babies
Very Low Mammographic Breast Density May Be Associated With Higher Tumor Grade
Missing A Single Mammography Screening Exam May Increase Mortality Among Screening-Age Women.
3D Digital Mammography (Digital Breast Tomosynthesis)
Harnessing Power Of Social Media May Help Breast Centers Educate, Inform Women.
3-D Technology is Changing Breast Cancer Diagnoses
Knowledge is a key tool women can use to advocate for their own breast health.
What Breast Cancer Survivors Need to Know About Osteoporosis
Thyroid Nodules May Not Need To Be Monitored As Closely As Current Guidelines Recommend
Assessing Improvements in Detection of Breast Cancer with 3D Automated Breast US in Women with Dense Breast Tissue: The SomoInsight Study
Breast MR May Be Useful For Working Up Lesions Classified As BI-RADS 4 At Mammography, Ultrasound
Many Women With Locally Advanced Breast Cancer Do Not Receive RT After Mastectomy
All Women Should Have Access To Ultrasound Screening For Breast Cancer
A Reality Check for Overdiagnosis Estimates Associated with Breast Cancer Screening
International Study on Inter-reader Variability for Circulating Tumor Cells in Breast Cancer
Contribution to Breast Cancer Prevention for Women: A Challenge for Pharmacists
Strength and Courage: Exercises for Breast Cancer Survivors
Low-dose molecular breast imaging effective in supplemental cancer screenings
Study Finds That Some Older Cancer Patients can Avoid Radiotherapy
Alternative Screening for Women with Dense Breasts: Breast Specific Gamma Imaging (Moleculat Breast Imaging)
Adding MBI To Conventional Mammography May Find More Cancers In Dense Breast Tissue
What if it were your mother? Hope, Faith and Reason at the End of Life.
Mammographic compression: A need for mechanical standardization
Study Finds Economic Benefit for Payers, Patients When Using Tomosynthesis To Screen Women For Breast Cancer
The American College of Radiology BI-RADS ATLAS 5th Edition: Frequently Asked Questions
Value analysis of digital breast tomosynthesis for breast cancer screening in a commercially-insured US population
Tomosynthesis could bring about $550 million in cost savings per year
Early clinical experience with digital breast tomosynthesis for screening mammography
11 Remarkable Health Advances from 2014
Women Who Received Sample Breast Density Notifications More Likely To Undergo Breast Cancer Screenings.
Atypical Hyperplasia Of The Breast May Be Linked To Higher Risk Of Cancer Than Previously Believed
MRI Improves Breast Cancer Screening in Older BRCA Carriers
Tomo plus digital mammography decreases recalls by 37%
Imaging For Distant Metastases In Patients With Early Breast Cancer Continues.
Mammography Screening Cascade
"Metu And Lee Learn About Breast Cancer" This book is written for children whose mothers have been diagnosed with breast cancer.
Risk-based Breast Cancer Screening Misses Cancers in Women in Their Forties
Genomic Health Test Could Reduce Overtreatment of Breast Cancer
Most Elderly Breast Cancer Patients Receive Unnecessary Radiation
Adding DBT To Digital Screening Mammography May Help classify Noncalcified Breast Lesions More Accurately
Annual Digital Mammography in 40 to 49 Year Olds May Lead To More Lives, Life Years Saved.
Shorter Course Of Radiation For Early-Stage Breast Cancer May Be Underused
Breast Cancer Patients May Be Receiving Radiation For Longer Than Necessary.
Breast Density: Are You Informed?
Progress on male breast cancer outcomes lags, experts say
3D Mammography Improves Cancer Detection in Dense Breasts
A new study adds to growing support for 3D mammograms
DBT Finds 30% More Cancer than Mammo in Dense Breast Tissue
Updated ACR Statement on Breast Tomosynthesis
Research Finds Use of Volpara Solutions' Quantitative Breast Imaging Tools Provide Critical Insight for 2D and 3D Mammography Screening of Women with Dense Breasts
Adding ABUS to Mammography May Increase Detection Rate of Invasive Breast Cancers.
Study: Risk Of Radiation-Induced Breast Cancer, Breast Cancer Death Due To Screening Mammograms Is Minimal.
ACR White Paper Aims To Reduce Number Of Thyroid Nodules Referred For Further Workup.
Adding DBT to Screening Mammo Boosts Benefits, but Not Cost
Survery: Only 54 Percent Of Women Get Mammograms.
DBT Added To Screening Mammography May Be Cost-Effective In
Detecting Breast Cancer In Women With Dense Tissue
3-D Mammogrpahy Leads to Cancer Diagnosis in Hospital President
Most people uninformed about breast density risk, study finds
3D Breast Imaging Could Revolutionize Cancer Screening
Imaging more patients might help ID aggressive breast cancer
Ultrasonography May Be As Good As CT For Initial Diagnosis Of Nephrolithiasis
Study Recurring Breast Cancer Detected By MRI, Missed By Other Modalities
DBT plus 2D mammography improves radiologist performance
Study Reports Mammography Benefits Women Over 75
MRI finds 2nd cancers after breast conservation therapy
Underuse of Trimodality Treatment Affects Survival for Patients with Inflammatory Breast Cancer: An analysis of Treatment and Survival Trends From the National Cancer Databse
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) Posts Research Plan on Breast Cancer Screening
Tomosynthesis trumps mammo alone for spotting architectural distortion
ACR Statement on Breast Tomosynthesis
Removing Healthy Breast of Little Benefit to Breast Cancer Patients
Federal Dense Breast Tissue Inform Bill Introduced in Congress
Most Patients Report Minimal Pain During Imaging-Guided Core-Needle Breast Biopsies.
Breast Imagers Defend Mammography in Wake of New Study
Breast Cancer-Men Get It Too
Study: Older women don't benefit from new breast technology
In Dense Breasts, Screening Ultrasounds Find More Cancers
Breast Cancer Screening Using Tomosynthesis in Combination with Digital Mammography
3-D Mammography Test Appears to Improve Breast Cancer Detection Rate
Mammography Cuts Breast Cancer Deaths by 28 Percent
New breast imaging protocol detects more cancer, study finds
Few breast cancer patients meet physical activity recommendations
Presurgical SPECT/CT is best for sentinel lymph node detection
Study Confirms Mammography Reduces Late-Stage Breast Cancer
SRU guidelines would catch nearly all incidental thyroid cancers
Most Women Who Undergo Double Mastectomy Do Not Need To.
Seno Medical obtains CE Mark for Imagio
Bye, Bye Breast biopsy?
Ultrasonography May Be More Accurate Than MRI for Diagnosis of Placenta Accreta.
Seeing Fetal Ultrasound Images May Help Dads Bond With Their Babies
Kopans: There Is A Coordinated Effort to Deny Women Access To Mammography Screening.
Study links high-fat diet to greater breast cancer risk
Mammo false positives don't create long-term anxiety.
Yttrium 90 Radioembolization May Slow Progression Of Breast Cancer That Has Spread To The Liver.
Breast cancer often leaves financial burden
Pennsylvania breast density law: 'What did they do now?'
The controversy on screening mammography continues
FDA Warns Against Ordering Fetal Ultrasound Videos As Keepsakes.
Yoga May Improve Quality of Life in Women Undergoing Radiotherapy for Breast Cancer.
Study: Malignancy Rate Is Comparable For Lesions Detected At Mammography And Those Found On MRI That Are Probably Benign.
Pennsylvania Breast Density Law: What did they do now?
An Update on Breast Density and Cancer Screening
Dramatic Rise in Thyroid Cancer has Resulted from Overdiagnosis
Scientists at the University of Manchester in the UK think that a key biological mechanism may explain for the first time why women with dense breast tissue have an increased risk of developing breast cancer.
Why does breast ultrasound find cancers mammography doesn't?
Frequently Asked Questions about Mammography and the USPSTF Recommendations: A guide for Practitioners
A Failure From the Beginning
Research Connects Inflammation in Dense Breast Tissue to Cancer
BMJ Article on Breast Cancer Screening Effectiveness Incredibly Flawed and Misleading
Annals of Internal Medicine Article on Breast Cancer Screening Costs: Incomplete, Misleading and Not Helpful
Breast Cancer Risk Linked to Smoking History in Younger Women
Whole-genome testing of breast cancer cells could advance personalized treatment
Breast-Specific Gamma Imaging for the Detection of Breast Cancer in Dense Versus Nondense Breasts
Dense Breast Tissue is a Non-issue for Molecular Breast Imaging
Adding Tomo To Digital Mammography May Reduce Recall Rates
The Density Conundrum: Does Legislation Help or Hurt?
Ultrasound Helps Guide Arthritis Treatment
Helping Women, by Dr. Chang
USPSTF issues recommendation on BRCA screening and testing
New device from Seno Medical could eliminate some breast biopsies
Study: Most Older Breast Cancer Patients Can Skip RT After Surgery.
Screening Mammography Overdiagnosis Controversy May Be Contrived.
Breast Density May Play Key Role in Tumor Aggressiveness
Frequent Mammograms Linked To Lower Risk Of Lymph Node Involvement In Breast Cancer Patients.
High Breast Density May Play Role in Aggressiveness of Tumors
Tomosynthesis-Mammography Combo May Reduce Screening Recall Rates
Study Suggests Digital Mammography Finds More High-Risk Breast Lesions.
Despite Lack of Indicators, Use of Breast MRIs Rising.
Breast Density and Your Breast Mammogram Report
Breast Density Inform: 2013 and Beyond
Skipped Mammograms Tied To Increased Risk For Later-Stage Cancer.
Dr. Buck's reponse to Pittsburgh Today about thermography
Pennsylvania Bill Seeks To Require Notification Of Breast Density After Mammogram.
Breast Tomosynthesis May Differentiate Invasive Cancers From DCIS
Study Uncovers Value of Mammogram Screening for Younger Women
VolparaAnalytics Breast Imaging Quality Assurance Software Registered with FDA
Four reason why tomosynthesis lives up to the hype
MRI May Not Benefit Breast Cancer Recurrence After Treatment For DCIS
Study: Lack of breast screening leads to more cancer deaths
Breast MRI boosts survival in high-risk women-but at a price
Ultrasound May Cut Thyroid Biopsy Rate
Multicenter ACRIN Trial Finds BI-RADS 3 Breast Lesions Have Low Cancer Rate
Tomosynthesis Reduces Breast Cancer Screening Recall Rate
FDA to Consider Regulatory Amendment for National Breast Density Notification
Tomosynthesis reduces mammo screening recall rate by 30%.
ACR Responds to New York Times Article on Redefining Cancer Diagnosis
Menopausal Hot Flashes Seem To Originate In Specific Brain Areas.
Exercise helps combat return of breast cancer
Prevention of Breast Cancer in Postmenopausal women: Approaches to Estimating and Reducing Risk
Mammographic density and breast cancer risk: current understanding and future prospects
Quantitative Assessment of Mammographic Breast Density: Relationship with Breast Cancer Risk.
Groups Pushing For Legislation On Breast Density Information
Clinical usefulness of breast-specific gamma imaging as an adjunct modality to mammography for diagnosis of breast cancer: a systemic review and meta-analysis.
Regular Session 2013-2014 Senate Bill 0358 P N 0281
Senate Passes Mensch Bill to Improve Breast Cancer Detection
Use of 3D Digital Mammography Grows
RT May Be Better For Patients With Node-Positive Breast Cancer.
See Dr. Bohm-Velez featured on WQED Pittsburgh 360. Watch this exciting video: http://www.wqed.org/tv/watch/?id=705&series=4
Radiation Alone May Be OK For Certain Patients With Node-Positive Breast Cancers.
First Large-Scale U.S. Study Validates the Benefits of 3-D Mammography.
Women in their 40s reluctant to give up breast screening.
Rates of Mammography Among Women in Their 40's Have Not Declined Significantly
Physicians Divided Over How To Best Spot Cancer In Women With Dense Breasts
BRCA1 and BRCA2: Cancer Risk and Genetic Testing
Breast MRI May Help Improve Long-Term Prognosis
Tomosynthesis Improves Detection of Infiltrating Ductal Carcinoma in Patients with Increased Risk
MBI Effective, less costly for diagnosing brest cancer
Breast MRI May Change Cancer Treatment Plan In Women Over 60
Radiologist Calls Study's Breast Cancer Over-diagnosis Conclusion Flawed
MRI May Assist in Detecting Cancers in Women with Breast Implants
Transvaginal Sonography Best for Assessing Suspected Ectopic Pregnancy
Extent Of Disease MRI May be Beneficial for Older Patients with Breast Cancer
Mammogram Rates Hold Steady Despite USPSTF Guidelines
Breast Tomo Screening Mammogram Combo May Increase Cancer Detection
Drugs can cut breast cancer risk for some
Quality Measure May Imporve Sensitivity of Shear Wave Breast Elastography
Skipping Mammograms May Increase Older Women's Risk of Dying From Breast Cancer
Tomosynthesis in the News
Medicare Payment Cuts For Osteoporosis Testing Reduced Use Despite Tests' Benefit In Reducing Fractures
Hologic's breast tomosynthesis technology was approved in the U.S. in February, 2011 and has had CE marking since 2008.
3D Mammography Finds Cancers Missed by 2D Alone
Tomosynthesis used for a diagnostic mammogram identifies a true positive can