Search Tag: breast screening

IMAGING Management

Breast cancer screening: performance of supplemental ultrasonography

2019 19 Mar

New research shows that for women at low, intermediate, and high breast cancer ris k , there were significantly higher short-interval follow-up and biopsy recommendation rates with screening mammography plus s ame-day ultrasonography compared with mammography alone. However, no significant increase in cancer detection or decrease in interval... Read more

IMAGING Management

Women want mammogram results promptly

2019 20 Feb

Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Health System conducted a survey study to understand preferences of f emale patients regarding what method and how quickly they want to be given screening mammogram results . Researchers found the majority of patients preferred to wait for mammogram results at the time of the appointment (i.e., same... Read more

IMAGING Management

#RSNA18: AI may help reduce MRI gadolinium dose

2018 27 Nov

In a study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) in Chicago, researchers using artificial intelligence have developed a deep learning algorithm that may lead to the reduction of the gadolinium dose used in contrast material for MRI exams. “There is concrete evidence that gadolinium deposits in the brain... Read more

IMAGING Management

Advanced Breast Cancer Screening Course

2019 18 Nov

Find EUSOBI   on Social Media       Read more

IMAGING Management

Hologic selected for Dutch Breast Cancer Screening Program

2017 02 Nov

Under the tender, state-of-the-art 3DimensionsTM   mammography systems will be installed starting in 2018   Hologic, Inc. has announced that it will provide all mammography systems for the Dutch Breast Cancer Screening Program in partnership with Tromp Medical, Hologic’s distributor in the Netherlands. Under the tender, Hologic’s new, state-of-the-art... Read more

IMAGING Management

RSNA16: Screening Women with High Breast Cancer Risk

2016 05 Dec

A 3D functional infrared imaging tool trialled in Israel was affordable and acceptable to patients, and can be used as a selection tool for high-risk women to be screened with MRI. Miriam Sklair-Levy, Israel, Sheba Medical Center, presented an evaluation study at the Radiological Society of North America annual scientific meeting in Chicago last week.... Read more

IMAGING Management

RSNA16: When are Interval Cancers Notifiable Safety Incidents?

2016 05 Dec

Openness and honesty when things go wrong in healthcare are the ideal to aim for. However,  the implications for breast screening programmes when interval cancers are diagnosed are not straightforward, said Eleanor Cornford, consultant radiologist, Nottingham Brast Institute, UK, speaking at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) annual scientific... Read more

IMAGING Management

Hologic to Showcase Award-Winning Breast Screening and Interventional Solutions at RSNA

2016 27 Nov

--New products spotlight Hologic's leading tomosynthesis technology, including the world's first dedicated prone biopsy system with 2D or 3D™ imaging-- Hologic, Inc. will highlight its portfolio of innovative, award-winning breast cancer screening and interventional products, including the new Affirm™ prone breast biopsy system, at the 102nd Scientific... Read more

IMAGING Management

European Diploma in Breast Imaging (EDBI) 2017

2017 04 Mar

The  European Society of Breast Imaging (EUSOBI)  introduced an  European Diploma in Breast Imaging (EDBI)  in 2012. The European Diploma in Breast Imaging will be a common European qualification for breast imagers and will help to standardise training and expertise in breast imaging across Europe.  The European Diploma in Breast Imaging is endorsed... Read more