Best Practices: Imaging
What makes for an "aha" moment?   For Dr. David Gruen, Director of Women's Imaging for Stamford Health (Stamford, CT), it was the realization that he and his team were working up more patients for architectural distortion in 3D Mammography...
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Best Practices: Imaging
"If only I knew then what I know now." A common refrain as more and more imaging centers are moving towards offering digital breast tomosynthesis or 3D mammography. Despite the amount of literature available from equipment manufacturers and industry...
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Best Practices: Imaging
Are you experiencing a blurring or slinky artifact with your skin markers in digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT)? Using skin markers intended for 2-D mammography could be your culprit. DBT or 3-D mammography is very sensitive to densities – this is...
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Best Practices: Imaging
Editor's Note: This is the last installment of a five-part series adapted from the author's paper "Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: A Planning Guide to Implementing the Latest Advancement into Your Imaging Center." Links to parts the previous...
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Best Practices: Imaging
Editor's Note: This is the fourth installment of a five-part series adapted from the author's paper "Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: A Planning Guide to Implementing the Latest Advancement into Your Imaging Center." Links to parts 1, 2, & 3, in...
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Best Practices: Imaging
Editor's Note: This is the third installment of a five-part series adapted from the author's paper "Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: A Planning Guide to Implementing the Latest Advancement into Your Imaging Center." Links to parts 1 & 2 , in addition to...
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Best Practices: Imaging
Editor's Note: This is the second installment of a five-part series adapted from the author's paper "Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: A Planning Guide to Implementing the Latest Advancement into Your Imaging Center." Links to part 1 and the full paper...
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Best Practices: Imaging
Editor's Note: This is the first installment of a five-part series adapted from the author's paper "Digital Breast Tomosynthesis: A Planning Guide to Implementing the Latest Advancement into Your Imaging Center." A link to the full paper, can be...
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Best Practices: Imaging
It is becoming more well-known that architectural distortion from old surgeries not seen in 2D can often be visualized in digital breast tomosynthesis.     When you see this newly appreciated architectural distortion you are faced with the need...
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