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Dense breasts means higher cancer risk for elderly

In Clinical Studies News by Barbara Jacoby

By: Amerigo Allegretto From: auntminnie.com Increased breast density is linked to a higher risk of invasive breast cancer among women ages 65 and older regardless of body mass index (BMI), according to research published August 26 in JAMA Network Open. Researchers led by Dr. Shailesh Advani, PhD, from the Terasaki Institute for Biomedical Innovation in Los Angeles said these results indicate …

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Volpara Health and DetectED-X Team Up to Improve Breast Density Assessment

In Clinical Studies News by Barbara Jacoby

Source: Volpara Health From: prnewswire.com Powerful Online Training Tool Improves Accuracy to Better Inform Clinical Decisions Radiologists around the world will have access to a first-of-its-kind online breast density training tool designed to improve radiologists’ ability to correctly identify women’s breast density categories to comply with the Breast Imaging-Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS), thanks to a collaboration between DetectED-X and …