Wendie A Berg

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Beyond standard mammographic screening: mammography at age extremes, ultrasound, and MR imaging
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 301 Merrie Hunt Dr, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:895-906, vii. 2007
  2. pmc Reasons women at elevated risk of breast cancer refuse breast MR imaging screening: ACRIN 6666
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Rd, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 254:79-87. 2010
  3. pmc Multiple bilateral circumscribed masses at screening breast US: consider annual follow-up
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Radiology 268:673-83. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Training the ACRIN 6666 Investigators and effects of feedback on breast ultrasound interpretive performance and agreement in BI-RADS ultrasound feature analysis
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network ACRIN, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:224-35. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Detection of breast cancer with addition of annual screening ultrasound or a single screening MRI to mammography in women with elevated breast cancer risk
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 307:1394-404. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Shear-wave elastography improves the specificity of breast US: the BE1 multinational study of 939 masses
    Wendie A Berg
    Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 300 Halket St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Radiology 262:435-49. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of positron emission mammography and MRI in the contralateral breast of women with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Inc, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, MD, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:219-32. 2012
  8. pmc Combined screening with ultrasound and mammography vs mammography alone in women at elevated risk of breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services Inc, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, Maryland, USA
    JAMA 299:2151-63. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Tailored supplemental screening for breast cancer: what now and what next?
    Wendie A Berg
    Department of Radiology, American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:390-9. 2009
  10. pmc Cystic breast masses and the ACRIN 6666 experience
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services Inc, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Road, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 48:931-87. 2010

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint Beyond standard mammographic screening: mammography at age extremes, ultrasound, and MR imaging
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 301 Merrie Hunt Dr, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:895-906, vii. 2007
    ..Specific definitions of high risk are provided, and the rationale and performance characteristics to dare of supplemental screening with ultrasound or MR imaging are reviewed...
  2. pmc Reasons women at elevated risk of breast cancer refuse breast MR imaging screening: ACRIN 6666
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Rd, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 254:79-87. 2010
    ..To determine reasons for nonparticipation in a trial of supplemental screening with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging after mammography and ultrasonography (US)...
  3. pmc Multiple bilateral circumscribed masses at screening breast US: consider annual follow-up
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Radiology 268:673-83. 2013
    ..To determine prospectively the prevalence and rate of malignancy of multiple bilateral (MB) circumscribed breast masses detected at screening ultrasonography (US) compared with those of other US-depicted masses...
  4. doi request reprint Training the ACRIN 6666 Investigators and effects of feedback on breast ultrasound interpretive performance and agreement in BI-RADS ultrasound feature analysis
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network ACRIN, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:224-35. 2012
    ..We sought to assess the effects of feedback on breast ultrasound interpretive performance and agreement in BI-RADS feature analysis among a subset of these experienced observers...
  5. doi request reprint Detection of breast cancer with addition of annual screening ultrasound or a single screening MRI to mammography in women with elevated breast cancer risk
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    JAMA 307:1394-404. 2012
    ..Annual ultrasound screening may detect small, node-negative breast cancers that are not seen on mammography. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may reveal additional breast cancers missed by both mammography and ultrasound screening...
  6. doi request reprint Shear-wave elastography improves the specificity of breast US: the BE1 multinational study of 939 masses
    Wendie A Berg
    Magee Womens Hospital, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 300 Halket St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Radiology 262:435-49. 2012
    ..To determine whether adding shear-wave (SW) elastographic features could improve accuracy of ultrasonographic (US) assessment of breast masses...
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness of positron emission mammography and MRI in the contralateral breast of women with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Inc, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, MD, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:219-32. 2012
    ..The objective of our study was to compare the performance of positron emission mammography (PEM) with that of MRI in the evaluation of the contralateral breast of women with newly diagnosed cancer...
  8. pmc Combined screening with ultrasound and mammography vs mammography alone in women at elevated risk of breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services Inc, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, Maryland, USA
    JAMA 299:2151-63. 2008
    ..Screening ultrasound may depict small, node-negative breast cancers not seen on mammography...
  9. doi request reprint Tailored supplemental screening for breast cancer: what now and what next?
    Wendie A Berg
    Department of Radiology, American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:390-9. 2009
    ..Radiologists can help identify women who may benefit from supplemental screening and can help to recommend when and which techniques to perform for this additional screening...
  10. pmc Cystic breast masses and the ACRIN 6666 experience
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services Inc, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Road, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 48:931-87. 2010
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  11. pmc Breast cancer: comparative effectiveness of positron emission mammography and MR imaging in presurgical planning for the ipsilateral breast
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, MD, USA
    Radiology 258:59-72. 2011
    ..To determine the performance of positron emission mammography (PEM), as compared with magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, including the effect on surgical management, in ipsilateral breasts with cancer...
  12. doi request reprint Gamma camera breast imaging lexicon
    Amy Lynn Conners
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:W767-74. 2012
    ..We present an illustrated lexicon including description of background uptake, mass and nonmass uptake, lesion intensity, associated findings, and review of common artifacts...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, US, and MR imaging in preoperative assessment of breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, 301 Merrie Hunt Drive, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 233:830-49. 2004
    ..To prospectively assess accuracy of mammography, clinical examination, ultrasonography (US), and magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in preoperative assessment of local extent of breast cancer...
  14. ncbi request reprint Lesion detection and characterization in a breast US phantom: results of the ACRIN 6666 Investigators
    Wendie A Berg
    American College of Radiology Imaging Network, American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Rd, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 239:693-702. 2006
    ..To prospectively evaluate ultrasonographic (US) lesion detection and characterization in a breast phantom by potential investigators in a screening US protocol, American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) 6666...
  15. ncbi request reprint Operator dependence of physician-performed whole-breast US: lesion detection and characterization
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, 10755 Falls Rd, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiology 241:355-65. 2006
    ..To prospectively examine operator dependence of lesion detection, description, and interpretation when experienced breast radiologists perform whole-breast ultrasonography (US)...
  16. doi request reprint Probably benign lesions at screening breast US in a population with elevated risk: prevalence and rate of malignancy in the ACRIN 6666 trial
    Richard G Barr
    From Radiology Consultants, 250 DeBartolo Pl, Bldg B, Youngstown, OH 44512 R G B Center for Statistical Sciences, Brown University, Providence, RI Z Z, J B C Department of Radiology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Ill E B M and Department of Radiology, Magee Women s Hospital of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pa W A B
    Radiology 269:701-12. 2013
    ..To prospectively validate predefined breast ultrasonographic (US) Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) category 3 criteria in a multicenter setting in an elevated-risk population...
  17. ncbi request reprint High-resolution fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography with compression ("positron emission mammography") is highly accurate in depicting primary breast cancer
    Wendie A Berg
    American Radiology Services, Johns Hopkins Green Spring, Lutherville, Maryland 21093, USA
    Breast J 12:309-23. 2006
    ..949 when interpreted with mammographic and clinical findings. FDG PEM has high diagnostic accuracy for breast lesions, including DCIS...
  18. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic and sonographic large-core biopsy of nonpalpable breast lesions: results of the Radiologic Diagnostic Oncology Group V study
    Laurie L Fajardo
    Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Acad Radiol 11:293-308. 2004
    ..To determine the diagnostic accuracy of stereotactically and sonographically guided core biopsy (CB) for the diagnosis of nonpalpable breast lesions...
  19. doi request reprint Interpretation of positron emission mammography and MRI by experienced breast imaging radiologists: performance and observer reproducibility
    Deepa Narayanan
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bldg 31, Rm 10A19, 31 Center Dr, Bethesda, MD 20892 2580, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:971-81. 2011
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  20. doi request reprint Interpretation of positron emission mammography: feature analysis and rates of malignancy
    Deepa Narayanan
    National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bldg 31, Rm 10A19, 31 Center Dr, Bethesda, MD 20892 2580, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:956-70. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study was to define and illustrate standard terminology for describing findings on positron emission mammography (PEM) and provide associated rates of malignancy...
  21. doi request reprint Lexicon for standardized interpretation of gamma camera molecular breast imaging: observer agreement and diagnostic accuracy
    Amy Lynn Conners
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, 200 1st St SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 39:971-82. 2012
    ..To determine interobserver agreement and diagnostic accuracy using a lexicon for standardized interpretation of molecular breast imaging (MBI) studies by breast radiologists...
  22. ncbi request reprint Supplemental screening sonography in dense breasts
    Wendie A Berg
    Study Chair ACRIN Protocol 6666, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 42:845-51, vi. 2004
    ..If the trial is successful,the results will provide a rational basis for supplemental screening sonography in women with dense breasts...
  23. ncbi request reprint Sonographically depicted breast clustered microcysts: is follow-up appropriate?
    Wendie A Berg
    Johns Hopkins Greenspring, 10755 Falls Rd, Suite 440, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 185:952-9. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate outcomes of lesions prospectively classified on breast sonography as clustered microcysts without a discrete solid component...
  24. ncbi request reprint Method for combined FDG-PET and radiographic imaging of primary breast cancers
    Lee P Adler
    Department of Nuclear Medicine, Fox Chase Cancer Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Breast J 9:163-6. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that FDG-based lesion localization information may be combined with the lesion X-ray attenuation characteristics using this common imaging platform...
  25. ncbi request reprint Image-guided breast biopsy and management of high-risk lesions
    Wendie A Berg
    Study Chair ACRIN Protocol 6666, Lutherville, MD 21093, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 42:935-46, vii. 2004
    ..Mucocele-like lesions may merit excision. Columnar alteration without atypia probably does not require excision, although further study is needed...
  26. ncbi request reprint When is a diagnosis of sclerosing adenosis acceptable at core biopsy?
    Harmindar K Gill
    Department of Radiology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Radiology 228:50-7. 2003
    ..To determine concordance of imaging findings and diagnosis of sclerosing adenosis at histopathologic core biopsy and to establish the accuracy of core biopsy when cancer was coexistent...
  27. ncbi request reprint Pilot clinical trial of 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron-emission mammography in the surgical management of breast cancer
    Lorraine Tafra
    The Breast Center, Anne Arundel Health Systems, 2002 Medical Parkway, Suite 120, Annapolis, MD 21401, USA
    Am J Surg 190:628-32. 2005
    ..High-resolution positron-emission mammography (PEM) is a new device, which allows the imaging of breast tissue. A prospective study was performed to assess the accuracy of PEM in newly diagnosed breast cancer patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Anthropomorphic breast phantoms for qualification of Investigators for ACRIN Protocol 6666
    Ernest L Madsen
    Department of Medical Physics, University of Wisconsin, 1300 University Ave, Room 1530, Madison, WI 53706, USA
    Radiology 239:869-74. 2006
    ..Beam refraction occurs at the interface between the subcutaneous fat layer and the glandular parenchyma and can result in beam distortion artifacts similar to those encountered in clinical breast US...
  29. ncbi request reprint Does training in the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) improve biopsy recommendations or feature analysis agreement with experienced breast imagers at mammography?
    Wendie A Berg
    Dept of Radiology, Univ of Maryland, 419 W Redwood St, Ste 110, Baltimore 21201, USA
    Radiology 224:871-80. 2002
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  30. ncbi request reprint Diagnostic agreement in the evaluation of image-guided breast core needle biopsies: results from a randomized clinical trial
    Laura C Collins
    Department of Pathology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Surg Pathol 28:126-31. 2004
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  31. ncbi request reprint Rationale for a trial of screening breast ultrasound: American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) 6666
    Wendie A Berg
    Department of Radiology and Greenebaum Cancer Center, 419 W Redwood St, Ste 110, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 180:1225-8. 2003