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8th International Breast Densitometry and Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Workshop 2017

The University of California San Francisco recently hosted the 8th International Breast Densitometry and Breast Cancer Risk Assessment Workshop (June 7 – 9).

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Volumetric Density is Related to Performance of Mammography in a National Breast Screening Program

Higher Volpara density leads to higher cancer rate and lower screening sensitivity of mammography.

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Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) 2016

The annual conference of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) has recently concluded in Chicago (November 27-December 2), with Volpara featuring in three talks and one poster presentation.

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Using Volumetric Breast Density to Quantify the Potential Masking Risk of Mammographic Density

Quantitative breast density is a more precise measure of masking risk that visual estimation

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Consistency of breast density categories in serial screening mammograms: A comparison between automated and human assessment

A computerized density measure provides more consistent readings than radiologists

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