The article Posted on March 30, 2017 by the American College of Radiology begins: A recent analysis of newly added 2014 data to the National Cancer Institute SEER database by R. Edward Hendrick, PhD, shows that the breast cancer death rate has now fallen 38 percent since 1990. Read more...
Recent News and Views
Breast Cancer Deaths Continue Yearly Decline
3 Apr 2017
Today Show Episode with Joan Lunden and Dr. Calamari
19 Oct 2016
Watch the Today Show episode with Joan Lunden speaking with Dr. Calamari about mammography and the importance of knowing if you have dense breasts: Read more...
New Research on 3D Mammography
The best part of living a long and healthy life is spending time with those you love. Millions of women schedule their annual breast cancer screenings for this very reason. So when a new technology comes along that improves upon traditional mammograms, we think women and their loved ones ought to pay attention. In the last few months, new research on the benefits of 3D mammography has repeatedly confirmed what we already knew: This technology is revolutionizing breast cancer detection. Researchers in Norway recently found that adding 3D mammography to a traditional breast exam results in a 40 percent increase in the detection of invasive breast cancers.These results are truly amazing, and the media has started to take notice:
- 3D Imaging Boosts Breast Cancer Detection
- Study: 3D/2D-screening combo increases breast cancer detection