Diagnostic Breast Imaging, Third Edition by Sylvia H. Heywang-Koebrunner, MD; Ingrid Schreer, MD; and Susan Barter, MD, published by Thieme, includes advances in mammography, ultrasound, breast MRI, percutaneous interventions, and other imaging technologies.
Imaging Forward, a new initiative from the Medical Imaging & Technology Alliance, will explore historic innovations over the last two decades and ongoing technology developments such as low-dose computed tomography (LDCT), along with their impact on patient care.
IMAGINE Software continues to offer funding and support to RBMA.
The fifth edition of the American College of Radiology’s Breast Imaging-Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) atlas includes a stronger emphasis on breast density and volumetric assessment.
The Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography is seeking applicants for its 8th Annual Toshiba Young Investigator Awards. Winners will receive priority peer-reviewed publication in the Journal of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography.
Researchers in Germany have found that a photon-counting digital mammography technique offers higher cancer detection and lower radiation exposure compared to traditional CR and DR techniques.
Harlan Meyer, MD, will take over as president of the Grant Medical Center in January 2016. He began serving a 2-year term as president-elect last month.
A multisite research team led by Nancy Sicotte at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles used a new imaging technique to identify changes in the size of the right hippocampus, a brain structure that regulates mood, among women with multiple sclerosis and a certain type of depression.
North Broward Radiologists, a Florida-based diagnostic imaging service, will begin offering low-dose CT scans for patients with high risk of lung cancer. The Affordable Care Act requires annual screenings for individuals with a 30-year pack history.
Governor Chris Christie made New Jersey the 14th state to pass breast density legislation when he signed S792 into law on January 22. The law also requires insurers to cover supplementary screening for certain patients.