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Systemic Error in Radiology.
Posted Date: 4/26/2018 5:20:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - April 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 6
Author(s): David L. Bushnell, MD
Clinical decision support systems may be one way to improve decisions about when to order an imaging procedure and which imaging procedure to order.
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Do Women With Dense Breasts Have Higher Radiation Dose During Screening Mammography?
Posted Date: 2/26/2018 7:38:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - February 28, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 3
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
Breast density has a very minor contribution to overall radiation dose for screening mammography.
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Variability of Postsurgical Imaging Surveillance of Breast Cancer Patients: A Nationwide Survey Study.
Posted Date: 1/29/2018 9:07:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - January 30, 2018 - Vol. 46 - No. 2
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
Although most facilities recommend a baseline diagnostic mammogram at 6 months after lumpectomy, frequency and duration of imaging thereafter is widely variable.
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Clinical Value of Mammography in the Evaluation of Palpable Breast Lumps in Women 30 Years Old and Older.
Posted Date: 10/27/2017 2:12:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - October 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 10
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
Although mammography is unlikely to demonstrate a malignancy that is not seen on ultrasound, it can aid in detecting incidental cancers or confirming a benign lesion.
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Comparison of Visual Assessment of Breast Density in BI-RADS 4th and 5th Editions With Automated Volumetric Measurement.
Posted Date: 10/27/2017 2:12:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - October 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 10
Author(s): Saima Muzahir, MD

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Breast-Cancer Tumor Size, Overdiagnosis, and Mammography Screening Effectiveness.
Posted Date: 9/28/2017 2:14:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - September 30, 2017 - Vol. 45 - No. 9
Author(s): John D. Jacobson, MD
The reduction in breast cancer mortality after the implementation of screening mammography is predominantly the result of improved systemic therapy.
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Improving Screening Mammography Outcomes Through Comparison With Multiple Prior Mammograms.
Posted Date: 10/27/2016 7:54:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - October 30, 2016 - Vol. 44 - No. 8
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
Cancer detection rate and positive predictive value of mammography are markedly improved when comparison is made with >1 prior examination.
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Assessment of Interradiologist Agreement Regarding Mammographic Breast Density Classification Using the Fifth Edition of the BI-RADS Atlas.
Posted Date: 5/26/2016 7:09:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - May 30, 2016 - Vol. 44 - No. 3
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
By assigning mammographic breast density based on the densest region of the breast rather than the entire breast, there appears to be greater interobserver reader agreement across different radiologists.
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Cancer Cell Interaction With Adipose Tissue: Correlation With the Finding of Spiculation at Mammography.
Posted Date: 4/27/2016 4:58:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - April 30, 2016 - Vol. 44 - No. 2
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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Comparing Mammography Abnormality Features to Genetic Variants in the Prediction of Breast Cancer in Women Recommended for Breast Biopsy.
Posted Date: 1/28/2016 9:33:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - January 30, 2016 - Vol. 43 - No. 10
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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Mammographic Density: Comparison of Visual Assessment With Fully Automatic Calculation on a Multivendor Dataset.
Posted Date: 1/28/2016 9:33:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - January 30, 2016 - Vol. 43 - No. 10
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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Architectural Distortion on Mammography: Correlation With Pathologic Outcomes and Predictors of Malignancy.
Posted Date: 12/22/2015 10:11:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - December 30, 2015 - Vol. 43 - No. 9
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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The Potential Impact of Risk-Based Screening Mammography in Women 40-49 Years Old.
Posted Date: 12/22/2015 10:11:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - December 30, 2015 - Vol. 43 - No. 9
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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Patient and Radiologist Characteristics Associated With Accuracy of Two Types of Diagnostic Mammograms.
Posted Date: 8/26/2015 5:01:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - August 30, 2015 - Vol. 43 - No. 4
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
The sensitivity of diagnostic mammographic interpretation is better when the indication is a workup of a prior abnormal screening mammogram rather than a specific breast symptom.
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Annual Screening Mammography for Breast Cancer in Women 75 Years Old or Older: To Screen or Not to Screen.
Posted Date: 6/24/2015 9:50:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - June 30, 2015 - Vol. 43 - No. 2
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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Do Mammographic Technologists Affect Radiologists' Diagnostic Mammography Interpretative Performance?
Posted Date: 4/28/2015 1:38:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - April 30, 2015 - Vol. 42 - No. 12
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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Trends in Breast Biopsy Pathology Diagnoses Among Women Undergoing Mammography in the United States: A Report From the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium.
Posted Date: 4/28/2015 1:38:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - April 30, 2015 - Vol. 42 - No. 12
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
Cancers diagnosed on screening mammography tend to have more favorable prognostic features than do those diagnosed on diagnostic mammography.
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Insights From the Breast Cancer Screening Trials: How Screening Affects the Natural History of Breast Cancer and Implications for Evaluating Service Screening Programs.
Posted Date: 2/24/2015 12:48:00 AM
Issue: Radiology - February 28, 2015 - Vol. 42 - No. 9
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD

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Improved Prognosis of Women Aged 75 and Older With Mammography-Detected Breast Cancer.
Posted Date: 12/22/2014 4:41:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - December 30, 2014 - Vol. 42 - No. 7
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
Women aged ≥75 years who have had breast cancer detected on mammography tend to have improved disease-specific 5-year survival rates and improved disease-free survival rates.
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Impact of Computer-Aided Detection Systems on Radiologist Accuracy With Digital Mammography.
Posted Date: 10/22/2014 9:02:00 PM
Issue: Radiology - October 30, 2014 - Vol. 42 - No. 5
Author(s): Basil Hubbi, MD
When computer-aided detection is used in a data set with experienced radiologists, there is no improvement in sensitivity or specificity across all readers.
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