BI-RADS 3 on dense breast screening ultrasound after digital mammography versus digital breast tomosynthesis
CONCLUSION: Patients with prior DBT had a lower risk of encountering BI-RADS 3 findings on screening ultrasound. BI-RADS 3 findings on screening ultrasound had an extremely low rate of being cancer.PMID:34482242 | DOI:10.1016/j.clinimag.2021.07.030 (Source: Clinical Genitourinary Cancer)
Source: Clinical Genitourinary Cancer - September 5, 2021 Category: Cancer & Oncology Authors: Elizabeth H Dibble Tisha M Singer Grayson L Baird Ana P Lourenco Source Type: research

Results of the 2020 fastMRI Challenge for Machine Learning MR Image Reconstruction
Accelerating MRI scans is one of the principal outstanding problems in the MRI research community. Towards this goal, we hosted the second fastMRI competition targeted towards reconstructing MR images with subsampled k-space data. We provided participants with data from 7,299 clinical brain scans (de-identified via a HIPAA-compliant procedure by NYU Langone Health), holding back the fully-sampled data from 894 of these scans for challenge evaluation purposes. In contrast to the 2019 challenge, we focused our radiologist evaluations on pathological assessment in brain images. We also debuted a new Transfer track that requir...
Source: IEE Transactions on Medical Imaging - September 1, 2021 Category: Biomedical Engineering Source Type: research

Text or Not to Text? A Narrative Review of Texting as a Case Management Intervention
Purpose: To review current literature on texting as a sustainable intervention of case management in the outpatient setting. Findings: Texting, as a case management intervention, provides the medically complex client with a pathway to achieve care plan goals. Texting increases adherence, communication, and self-management. It can increase client enrollment in disease management programs, while providing support, flexibility, convenience, cost savings, and increased participation. Implications for Case Management Practice: In current practice, such as management of the coronavirus (COVID-19), other pandemi...
Source: Professional Case Management - August 6, 2021 Category: Health Management Tags: Articles Source Type: research

APA Honors Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman for Her Work to Improve Mental Health Care
APA has selectedRep. Bonnie Watson Coleman (D-N.J.) as this year ’s winner of its Jacob K. Javits Award for Public Service for her commitment and dedication to increase patient access to mental health and substance use disorder services.The Javits Award recognizes a federal and/or state public servant who has made outstanding contributions to the mental health community. It honors the legacy of Sen. Jacob K. Javits of New York, who achieved many successes on behalf of those with mental illness. The award was presented this past weekend during APA ’s online federal advocacy conference.“Rep. Watson Coleman’s leadersh...
Source: Psychiatr News - June 7, 2021 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Black youth Emergency Taskforce on Black Youth Suicide and Mental Health Javits Award Pursuing Equity in Mental Health Act Rep. Bonnie Watson Coleman Saul Levin Vivian Pender Source Type: research

Health Data Privacy in the COVID-19 Pandemic Context: Discourses on HIPAA
CONCLUSION: Our discourse analysis of media outlets highlights the role of health data privacy law in the response to global public health emergencies and demonstrates how discourse analysis and computational methods can inform health data protection policymaking in the digital health era.PMID:33965921 | DOI:10.3233/SHTI210091 (Source: Studies in Health Technology and Informatics)
Source: Studies in Health Technology and Informatics - May 9, 2021 Category: Information Technology Authors: Javad Pool Saeed Akhlaghpour Farhad Fatehi Source Type: research