RSNA 2020 Trending Topics

Breast Imaging

Artificial intelligence, ML and contrast-enhanced spectral mammography remain topics of high interest for breast imaging. Integrated breast cancer risk assessment tools and management models is the focus of the Hot Topic Session, Integrated Diagnostics – Risk Predictions of Breast Cancer.

The Controversy Session, To Look or Not to Look – Does Every Woman with Newly Diagnosed Breast Cancer Need Axillary Imaging? focuses on evaluating the axilla in most cases of early stage breast cancer, including discussions on axillary lymph node dissection and sentinel lymph node biopsy.

The Essentials of Breast Imaging session focuses on US-guided breast interventions, MRI for breast cancer risk and personalized breast imaging for decision making. AI in Breast Imaging focuses on screening, risk assessment and workflow improvements.

Education Exhibit topics include imaging features and subtypes of breast cancer in adolescents and young adults, breast imaging during COVID-19, next-generation screening programs and diagnosing uncommon breast masses. 

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