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Update on Tomosynthesis

May 17, 2022 Article in Auntminnie Reminder: Tomosynthesis (or 3D mammography) is a radiological imaging technique that reduces the effect of superimposition of breast tissue as it …

Cancer Screening—The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

JAMA Surg. Published online April 6, 2022. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2022.0669https://jamanetwork.com/journals/jamasurgery/article-abstract/2790973 H. GilbertWelch,MD, MPH-Center for Surgery and Public Health, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts. In clinical practice to say that …

Dual-energy angiomammography

November 27, C.Bour MD Angiomammography is a recent technology that is not useful for screening but in diagnosing lesions and for particular indications. We're talking about it …

October, the cruelest month?

Summary Dr. Cécile Bour, November 15, 2021 About an article published on October 15 in The New York Times by Holly Burns, a San Francisco area …

BOOK “IM-PATIENTE”

NOVEMBER 2, 2021 BY CANCER ROSE BOOK “IM-PATIENTE”, a feminist exploration of breast cancer Publisher First Editions By Mounia El Kotni and Maëlle Sigonneau Mounia El Kotni is an …

INCa still outrageously dishonest and unethical

15th of October, 2021  https://www.e-cancer.fr/Expertises-et-publications/Catalogue-des-publications/DEPLIANT-Depistage-des-cancers-du-sein.-Guide-pratique In June 2021, the French National Cancer Institute (INCa) issued a new leaflet, in addition to the brochure published in 2017, sent …

Health screening needs independent regular re-evaluation

October 2, 2021, Dr. C. Bour BMJ 2021 ; 374 doi : https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.n2049 (Publié le 27 septembre 2021)https://www.bmj.com/content/374/bmj.n2049 Authors: Fabienne G Ropers, consultant, Department of General Paediatrics, Willem Alexander Children's Hospital, Leiden University Medical …