Author | Jennifer Wholey

Articles

Two Studies Challenge Mammography Guideline Changes

November 28, 2012

CHICAGO - USPSTF’s mammography screening guidelines to a decline in screening and may lead to a significant number of missed cancers, researchers found.

Mammography Scatter Radiation Presents No Cancer Risk

November 28, 2012

CHICAGO - Radiation received by other organs during a mammogram is very low and does not present an increased cancer risk, researchers found.

Breast Cancer Risk Increase with Repeat Imaging

November 28, 2012

CHICAGO - Breast cancer risk estimates increase with frequent CT scans, particularly among younger patients, researchers found.

Radiologists Find Patterns Indicative of Elder Abuse

November 28, 2012

CHICAGO - Radiologists can more accurately diagnose abuse of elderly patients thanks to new research that points to a discernible pattern of radiological symptoms.