Breast imaging reader characteristics impact performance
No single characteristic seems to be linked to the performance of breast imager...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Many women uncertain of breast density's role in cancer risk Social factors can lead to delays between breast imaging and biopsy Screening mammo numbers rebound big in La. postpandemic Mammography screening inequities plague marginalized women Mammography coordination among VA centers 'inefficient' (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 30, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Clinical Factors Linked to BPE on Contrast-Enhanced Mammograms
FRIDAY, Jan. 27, 2023 -- Clinical factors are associated with the degree of background parenchymal enhancement (BPE) on contrast-enhanced mammography (CEM), according to a study published online Jan. 11 in the American Journal of... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 27, 2023 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Breast Pain Doesn't Always Mean Cancer: When to Get a Mammogram
FRIDAY, Jan. 27, 2023 -- While anyone can experience breast pain, don ' t panic: It ’s rarely cancer. Penn State Health offers some reassurance about what might cause the pain and when it might be time to have a mammogram. “We see a lot of patients... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - January 27, 2023 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Menstrual cycle influences BPE degree on contrast mammography
Certain clinical factors such as a woman's menstrual cycle are linked to th...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Video from RSNA 2022: Contrast-enhanced mammography Contrast mammography just fine for women with breast implants Contrast-enhanced mammography has less glandular dosage ACR set to launch contrast-enhanced mammography trial Mass enhancement on contrast mammography tied to malignancy (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 27, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Social factors can lead to delays between breast imaging and biopsy
Women negatively affected by "social determinants of health" tend to experienc...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Screening mammo numbers rebound big in La. postpandemic IMV: Mammography departments expect budgets to grow by nearly 10% Report: Cancer rates decline, yet disparities loom Mammography screening inequities plague marginalized women Mammography coordination among VA centers 'inefficient' (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 23, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Combined AI system on par with radiologists for detecting breast cancer
An artificial intelligence (AI) system that combines mammography and breas...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: AI-DBT models perform better than mammo models AI helps radiologists detect more breast cancers AI can safely reduce breast imaging workload as third reader AI may not be generalizable to diverse mammography populations 7 ways AI shows promise for boosting DBT's benefits (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 20, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Screening mammo numbers rebound big in La. postpandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic led to sharp declines in screening mammograms among Medicai...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: COVID-19 shows that offline mammography reading reduces recall rates COVID-19 prompted increase in radiology social media engagement Quality improvements lead to rebounding cancer screening numbers Pandemic caused screening mammo shortfall in Ontario Breast, prostate cancer diagnoses still lag after pandemic (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 19, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

IMV: Mammography departments expect budgets to grow by nearly 10%
Mammography departments are anticipating that their current budgets will gro...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: IMV: MR departments optimistic on procedure volume growth, purchasing IMV: Dual-energy spectral imaging drives CT purchasing interest AI delivers clinical decision support and workflow improvements IMV: Broad use of fixed C-arms in hospitals drives future demand Nuclear medicine sentiment improves with expectations for higher volume (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 19, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

RSNA plans webinar on health equity
The RSNA will be hosting a free webinar on January 25 from 1 to 2 p.m. Centra...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Radiologists have central role in improving health equity RSNA, SIIM team up again on imaging informatics course RSNA reports nearly 38K registrations at 2022 meeting RSNA launches Screening Mammography Breast Cancer Detection AI Challenge RSNA launches inaugural imaging access program (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 17, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Radiologists have central role in improving health equity
Radiologists have a responsibility to improve and ensure health equity for al...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Despite improvements, disparities in academic radiology persist AI may not be generalizable to diverse mammography populations Researchers call for diversity in Alzheimer's disease studies Diversity in radiology: One step forward, two steps back How to counter implicit bias in the radiology workplace (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 17, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Mammography screening inequities plague marginalized women
Mammography screening is less likely to be used by women who are part of marginalize...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Despite improvements, disparities in academic radiology persist Screening breast imaging findings differ between Black and white women One-fourth of disadvantaged patients don't undergo follow-up imaging Patients from low-income nations at risk of delayed cancer diagnoses Black women have less access to new mammography technology (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 11, 2023 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Radiology Patient Action Network praises Congress's Medicare support
The Radiology Patient Action Network, part of the Radiology Business Managemen...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Top 3 threats to independent radiology practices Study shows many women aren't receiving mammograms What's in store for radiology in the 2023 Medicare Proposed Rule? The contrast media shortage's impact on radiology Understanding dispute resolution under 'surprise billing' rules (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 22, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

FDA clears DeepHealth's mammography software
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared RadNet subsidiary DeepHealth'...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RadNet's Aidence enters licensing agreement with Google Health RadNet secures controlling share of U.K.-based cardiothoracic network RadNet posts revenue, income gains in Q2 Video from AHRA 2022: Lawrence Tanenbaum on AI for MRI FDA OKs new AI-based breast, prostate cancer tools from RadNet (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 21, 2022 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

No Change Seen in Limited Access to Mammography From 2006 to 2022
TUESDAY, Dec. 20, 2022 -- The proportion of U.S. women with limited access to mammography did not change from 2006 to 2022, according to a report published online Dec. 14 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Daniel Wiese, Ph.D., from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 20, 2022 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Contrast-Enhanced Mammography Improves Breast Cancer Surveillance Contrast-Enhanced Mammography Improves Breast Cancer Surveillance
The findings support use of contrast-enhanced mammography for surveillance in breast cancer survivors. The study was published as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed.First Look (Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines)
Source: Medscape Hematology-Oncology Headlines - December 20, 2022 Category: Cancer & Oncology Tags: Hematology-Oncology News Source Type: news