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April 30, 2017

EQUIP – New FDA Mandated Inspection Criteria

By Bonnie Rush, RT(R)(M)(QM) Reprinted with permission of AuntMinnie.com The FDA – under the Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) – has taken a proactive stance to […]
April 30, 2017

Finding Waldo – A Malpractice Concern?

By Bonnie Rush, RT(R)(M)(QM) It is well known that we live in the most litigious of societies, and in our imaging arena it is breast imagers that […]
April 30, 2017

Are You Dense?

By Bonnie Rush July 2013—AHRA has joined the ranks of groups supporting the Are You Dense Advocacy, Inc. in its effort to advance standardized breast density […]
April 30, 2017

Finding Waldo And Decreasing Legal Liability: A Breast Density Update

By Mark Toatley, CRA (Republished from the Tuesday issue of Convention Daily with corrections from the speaker) Bonnie Rush shared with the audience a topic that […]
April 30, 2017

Leveling The Playing Field

By Bonnie Rush, RT(R)(M)(QM) A colleague recently sent me an online response to an OregonLive article, “Let scientists bicker over breast cancer, but don’t keep putting your […]
April 30, 2017

To Notify Or Not To Notify – A Cause Célèbre

By Bonnie Rush October 2013—October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As imaging providers, we all desire to offer our patients the advantages of early detection: […]
April 30, 2017

Walking the tightrope: The legal and regulatory impact of digital mammography

By Kate Madden Yee, AuntMinnie.com staff writer October 11, 2007 — The Digital Mammographic Imaging Screening Trial (DMIST) established the benefits of digital mammography over film-screen, […]
April 30, 2017

Breast centers can manage malpractice risk

By Kate Madden Yee, AuntMinnie.com staff writer January 13, 2009 — Breast imaging is a minefield of potential legal exposure, which is one reason many radiologists […]