Category: Women’s Imaging

Women’s Imaging


Regular Screening Mammograms Significantly Reduce Breast Cancer Deaths

Regular attendance at screening mammograms significantly reduces breast cancer mortality, with women who attend all recommended screenings having a 72% lower risk of dying from breast cancer compared to those who do not participate, according to research presented at the Radiological Society of North America annual meeting.

ACR, SBI Push for Enhanced Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines

The American College of Radiology and the Society of Breast Imaging urge the United States Preventive Services Task Force to recommend annual mammography for women aged 40 and older, citing higher effectiveness in saving lives, disparities in minority communities, importance of risk assessment, transgender considerations, and continued screening beyond age 74.

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RSNA Announces Screening Mammography AI Challenge Results

The Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has concluded the RSNA Screening Mammography Breast Cancer Detection AI Challenge, which encouraged participants to develop AI models for accurate breast cancer detection from mammography images, with the winning teams providing promising solutions that will further the study of AI tools’ performance in clinical settings.

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