Author | Judy Dean, MD

Articles

Incorporating Automated Breast Ultrasound Screening into Routine Clinical Practice

April 03, 2012

Why hasn’t breast ultrasound screening been incorporated into routine clinical practice? In this second part of a series, I examine real and perceived barriers to screening with ABUS, including clinical and technical workflow, training, and density notification.

Using Automated Breast Ultrasound to Reduce or Eliminate Interval Cancers

March 27, 2012

With demonstrated value as an adjunct to screening mammography, I believe ABUS can be the modality that improves screening for women with dense breasts. I believe ABUS can be used to reduce interval cancers in women with dense breast tissue now being missed by relying on screening mammography only.