Constance D Lehman

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Accuracy and value of breast ultrasound for primary imaging evaluation of symptomatic women 30-39 years of age
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:1169-77. 2012
  2. pmc Locally advanced breast cancer: MR imaging for prediction of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy--results from ACRIN 6657/I-SPY TRIAL
    Nola M Hylton
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, C250, Box 1667, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 263:663-72. 2012
  3. pmc Nonmalignant breast lesions: ADCs of benign and high-risk subtypes assessed as false-positive at dynamic enhanced MR imaging
    Sana Parsian
    Departments of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, G3 200, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Radiology 265:696-706. 2012
  4. doi request reprint High cancer yield and positive predictive value: outcomes at a center routinely using preoperative breast MRI for staging
    Robert L Gutierrez
    Department of Radiology, Breast Imaging Section, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:W93-9. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Frequency, upgrade rates, and characteristics of high-risk lesions initially identified with breast MRI
    Roberta M Strigel
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:792-8. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Quantitative diffusion-weighted imaging as an adjunct to conventional breast MRI for improved positive predictive value
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1716-22. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterization of ductal carcinoma in situ on diffusion weighted breast MRI
    Habib Rahbar
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Eur Radiol 21:2011-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of upgrade of atypical ductal hyperplasia after stereotactic breast biopsy: effects of number of foci and complete removal of calcifications
    Jennifer R Kohr
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Radiology 255:723-30. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor MRI: preliminary anisotropy measures and mapping of breast tumors
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:339-47. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Is surgical excision necessary for focal atypical ductal hyperplasia found at stereotactic vacuum-assisted breast biopsy?
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3232-8. 2008

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Publications58

  1. doi request reprint Accuracy and value of breast ultrasound for primary imaging evaluation of symptomatic women 30-39 years of age
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:1169-77. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine the accuracy and value of breast ultrasound for primary imaging evaluation of women 30-39 years of age who present with focal breast signs or symptoms...
  2. pmc Locally advanced breast cancer: MR imaging for prediction of response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy--results from ACRIN 6657/I-SPY TRIAL
    Nola M Hylton
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, C250, Box 1667, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 263:663-72. 2012
    ..To compare magnetic resonance (MR) imaging findings and clinical assessment for prediction of pathologic response to neoadjuvant chemotherapy (NACT) in patients with stage II or III breast cancer...
  3. pmc Nonmalignant breast lesions: ADCs of benign and high-risk subtypes assessed as false-positive at dynamic enhanced MR imaging
    Sana Parsian
    Departments of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, G3 200, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Radiology 265:696-706. 2012
    ..To evaluate the diffusion-weighted (DW) imaging characteristics of nonmalignant lesion subtypes assessed as false-positive findings at conventional breast magnetic resonance (MR) imaging...
  4. doi request reprint High cancer yield and positive predictive value: outcomes at a center routinely using preoperative breast MRI for staging
    Robert L Gutierrez
    Department of Radiology, Breast Imaging Section, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 196:W93-9. 2011
    ..The purpose of our study is to report the outcomes at a center that routinely uses breast MRI for preoperative staging, regardless of lesion histology or patient characteristics...
  5. doi request reprint Frequency, upgrade rates, and characteristics of high-risk lesions initially identified with breast MRI
    Roberta M Strigel
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 195:792-8. 2010
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Quantitative diffusion-weighted imaging as an adjunct to conventional breast MRI for improved positive predictive value
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:1716-22. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to investigate whether adding diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) to dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI (DCE-MRI) could improve the positive predictive value (PPV) of breast MRI...
  7. ncbi request reprint Characterization of ductal carcinoma in situ on diffusion weighted breast MRI
    Habib Rahbar
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Avenue East, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Eur Radiol 21:2011-9. 2011
    ..To characterize ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS) and its subtypes on diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Risk of upgrade of atypical ductal hyperplasia after stereotactic breast biopsy: effects of number of foci and complete removal of calcifications
    Jennifer R Kohr
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Radiology 255:723-30. 2010
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor MRI: preliminary anisotropy measures and mapping of breast tumors
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:339-47. 2010
    ..To investigate whether diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) measures of anisotropy in breast tumors are different from normal breast tissue and can improve the discrimination between benign and malignant lesions...
  10. doi request reprint Is surgical excision necessary for focal atypical ductal hyperplasia found at stereotactic vacuum-assisted breast biopsy?
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Ann Surg Oncol 15:3232-8. 2008
    ....
  11. doi request reprint Imaging axillary lymph nodes in patients with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Habib Rahbar
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Curr Probl Diagn Radiol 41:149-58. 2012
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  12. doi request reprint Preoperative and intraoperative sonographic visibility of collagen-based breast biopsy marker clips
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:340-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to determine the sonographic visibility of implanted collagen-based breast biopsy marker clips in the clinic and operating room...
  13. doi request reprint Apparent diffusion coefficient values for discriminating benign and malignant breast MRI lesions: effects of lesion type and size
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:1664-73. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether lesion type and size affect discrimination of benign and malignant breast lesions with diffusion-weighted MRI...
  14. doi request reprint Clinical and technical considerations for high quality breast MRI at 3 Tesla
    Habib Rahbar
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 37:778-90. 2013
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  15. doi request reprint Accuracy and interpretation time of computer-aided detection among novice and experienced breast MRI readers
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, Section of Breast Imaging, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 200:W683-9. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the diagnostic accuracy and interpretation times of breast MRI with and without use of a computer-aided detection (CAD) system by novice and experienced readers...
  16. doi request reprint Characteristics of probably benign breast MRI lesions
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:861-7. 2009
    ..The purpose of our study was to describe the characteristics of probably benign breast MRI lesions and determine how these characteristics could be used to define the MRI BI-RADS 3 category...
  17. pmc Association between serial dynamic contrast-enhanced MRI and dynamic 18F-FDG PET measures in patients undergoing neoadjuvant chemotherapy for locally advanced breast cancer
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 32:1124-31. 2010
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  18. doi request reprint MRI-detected suspicious breast lesions: predictive values of kinetic features measured by computer-aided evaluation
    Lilian C Wang
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 193:826-31. 2009
    ..The CAE kinetic parameters that best predict malignancy have not been established. We compared three CAE kinetic features of suspicious breast MRI lesions to determine associations with benign or malignant outcomes...
  19. doi request reprint Dynamic breast MRI: does lower temporal resolution negatively affect clinical kinetic analysis?
    Robert L Gutierrez
    Department of Radiology, Group Health, Tacoma Medical Center, Tacoma, WA 98405, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:703-8. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to compare the differences in kinetic assessments of lesions at breast MRI performed with higher and lower temporal resolution...
  20. doi request reprint Probability of malignancy for lesions detected on breast MRI: a predictive model incorporating BI-RADS imaging features and patient characteristics
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Eur Radiol 21:1609-17. 2011
    ..To predict the probability of malignancy for MRI-detected breast lesions with a multivariate model incorporating patient and lesion characteristics...
  21. doi request reprint Differential diagnosis of mammographically and clinically occult breast lesions on diffusion-weighted MRI
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 31:562-70. 2010
    ..To investigate the diagnostic performance of diffusion-weighted imaging (DWI) for mammographically and clinically occult breast lesions...
  22. doi request reprint Frequency and upgrade rates of atypical ductal hyperplasia diagnosed at stereotactic vacuum-assisted breast biopsy: 9-versus 11-gauge
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:229-34. 2009
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  23. doi request reprint Utility of targeted sonography for breast lesions that were suspicious on MRI
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 192:1128-34. 2009
    ..Data remain sparse to guide the use of targeted sonography for suspicious breast lesions found with MRI. The purpose of our study was to determine the usefulness of sonography in this setting...
  24. doi request reprint Background parenchymal enhancement on breast MRI: impact on diagnostic performance
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, WA 98109, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 198:W373-80. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effect of background parenchymal enhancement on MRI diagnostic performance...
  25. ncbi request reprint Added cancer yield of MRI in screening the contralateral breast of women recently diagnosed with breast cancer: results from the International Breast Magnetic Resonance Consortium (IBMC) trial
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Surg Oncol 92:9-15; discussion 15-6. 2005
    ..To estimate the added cancer yield of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) over mammography in the contralateral breast of patients with a recent diagnosis of breast cancer...
  26. ncbi request reprint Cancer yield of mammography, MR, and US in high-risk women: prospective multi-institution breast cancer screening study
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, G3 200, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Radiology 244:381-8. 2007
    ..To prospectively determine cancer yield, callback and biopsy rates, and positive predictive value (PPV) of mammography, magnetic resonance (MR) imaging, and ultrasonography (US) in women at high risk for breast cancer...
  27. ncbi request reprint BI-RADS MRI enhancement characteristics of ductal carcinoma in situ
    Eric L Rosen
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    Breast J 13:545-50. 2007
    ..Although there is overlap in the MRI morphology and enhancement pattern of in situ and invasive breast carcinoma, DCIS more frequently manifests as NMLE than does invasive carcinoma...
  28. ncbi request reprint Probably benign lesions detected on breast MR imaging
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging Clin N Am 18:309-21, x. 2010
    ..Additional research is needed to fully clarify the distinct morphologic and kinetic characteristics that allow patients to safely avoid biopsy without changing prognosis if malignancy is present...
  29. pmc Breast MRI in community practice: equipment and imaging techniques at facilities in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 7:878-84. 2010
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  30. pmc Diffusion-weighted MRI: influence of intravoxel fat signal and breast density on breast tumor conspicuity and apparent diffusion coefficient measurements
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 29:1215-21. 2011
    ..In summary, robust fat suppression is important for accurate breast ADC measures and optimal lesion conspicuity on DWI...
  31. pmc Improved B1 homogeneity of 3 Tesla breast MRI using dual-source parallel radiofrequency excitation
    Habib Rahbar
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 35:1222-6. 2012
    ..To compare breast MRI B(1) homogeneity at 3 Tesla (T) with and without dual-source parallel radiofrequency (RF) excitation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Clinical experience with MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:1782-7. 2005
    ..The objective of our study was to evaluate a new commercially available method of MRI-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy using an open coil and a closed 1.5-T scanner...
  33. ncbi request reprint Cancer yield of probably benign breast MR examinations
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 26:950-5. 2007
    ..To evaluate the cancer yield, frequency of use, and follow-up compliance of breast MR examinations assessed as "probably benign."..
  34. ncbi request reprint Radiologists' performance in the ACR Breast MR With Guided Biopsy course
    Christoph I Lee
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Am Coll Radiol 10:854-8. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to describe radiologists' performance in breast MR interpretation by case clinical indication, lesion type, and BI-RADS(®) assessment to inform future educational efforts...
  35. doi request reprint The utility of breast MRI as a problem-solving tool
    Edwin J Yau
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    Breast J 17:273-80. 2011
    ..Until the benefits and risks of problem-solving MRI are clarified, it should be used judiciously...
  36. ncbi request reprint Breast MR imaging: computer-aided evaluation program for discriminating benign from malignant lesions
    Teresa C Williams
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, Room G3 200, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Radiology 244:94-103. 2007
    ....
  37. pmc Frequency of malignancy seen in probably benign lesions at contrast-enhanced breast MR imaging: findings from ACRIN 6667
    Susan P Weinstein
    Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, 3400 Spruce St, 1 Silverstein Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Radiology 255:731-7. 2010
    ....
  38. pmc Evaluation of tissue sampling methods used for MRI-detected contralateral breast lesions in the American College of Radiology Imaging Network 6667 trial
    Wendy B Demartini
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, WA, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 199:W386-91. 2012
    ..The purpose of our study was to evaluate tissue sampling methods used for MRI-detected suspicious contralateral breast lesions in the American College of Radiology Imaging Network (ACRIN) 6667 trial...
  39. doi request reprint Clinical indication and patient age predict likelihood of malignancy in suspicious breast MRI lesions
    Robert L Gutierrez
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Acad Radiol 16:1281-5. 2009
    ..To evaluate the associations of patient age and clinical indication with the risk of malignancy for suspicious lesions initially detected on breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)...
  40. ncbi request reprint A new automated software system to evaluate breast MR examinations: improved specificity without decreased sensitivity
    Constance D Lehman
    Breast Imaging, Department of Radiology, University of Washington and Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave East, G3 200 PO Box 19023, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:51-6. 2006
    ..We sought to compare the accuracy of breast MRI interpretations with and without a new software application (CADstream) that provides automated evaluations of breast MR examinations...
  41. doi request reprint Lesion and patient characteristics associated with malignancy after a probably benign finding on community practice mammography
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, G2 600, PO Box 19023, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:511-5. 2008
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  42. ncbi request reprint Indications for breast MRI in the patient with newly diagnosed breast cancer
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
    J Natl Compr Canc Netw 7:193-201. 2009
    ..In addition to describing the data regarding use of breast MRI in women with newly diagnosed cancer, this article provides recommendations for the performance of high-quality breast MRI and suggestions for future research...
  43. ncbi request reprint Screening women at high risk for breast cancer with mammography and magnetic resonance imaging
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    Cancer 103:1898-905. 2005
    ..The authors compared the performance of screening mammography versus magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in women at genetically high risk for breast cancer...
  44. doi request reprint Diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging of the normal breast
    Savannah C Partridge
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 28:320-8. 2010
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate diffusion anisotropy of the breast parenchyma and assess the range and repeatability of diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) parameters in normal breast tissue...
  45. pmc Metabolic and vascular features of dynamic contrast-enhanced breast magnetic resonance imaging and (15)O-water positron emission tomography blood flow in breast cancer
    Peter R Eby
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Avenue East, G3 200, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    Acad Radiol 15:1246-54. 2008
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  46. pmc Imaging in breast cancer: magnetic resonance imaging
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, WA, USA
    Breast Cancer Res 7:215-9. 2005
    ..Both the potential benefits and harms need to be evaluated to guide optimal use of this imaging modality in select patient populations...
  47. doi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging in the evaluation of ductal carcinoma in situ
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, 825 Eastlake Ave E, G2 600, Seattle, WA 98109 1023, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2010:150-1. 2010
    ..Future studies are needed to clarify how best to use this tool for improved patient outcomes...
  48. ncbi request reprint Performance benchmarks for screening mammography
    Robert D Rosenberg
    Department of Radiology, University of New Mexico Health Sciences Center, MSC10 5530, USA
    Radiology 241:55-66. 2006
    ..S. radiologists to allow development of performance benchmarks for screening mammography...
  49. ncbi request reprint MR-guided vacuum-assisted breast biopsy: accuracy of targeting and success in sampling in a phantom model
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle, Wash, USA
    Radiology 232:911-4. 2004
    ..Eighty-five percent of all core samples contained specimen materials targeted lesion material. Further research to evaluate the efficiency, accuracy, and safety of this system in a patient population is recommended...
  50. pmc Benign breast cyst without associated gynecomastia in a male patient: a case report
    Sana Parsian
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    J Radiol Case Rep 5:35-40. 2011
    ..In this case report, we will briefly discuss breast cysts in men and their imaging features including mammography and ultrasound...
  51. pmc Screening for breast cancer
    Joann G Elmore
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, USA
    JAMA 293:1245-56. 2005
    ..Breast cancer screening in community practices may be different from that in randomized controlled trials. New screening modalities are becoming available...
  52. doi request reprint Effects of lesion positioning on digital magnification mammography performance
    Franklin Liu
    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Department of Radiology, 825 Eastlake Avenue, Seattle, WA 98109, USA
    Acad Radiol 17:791-4. 2010
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint MRI-guided breast biopsy: clinical experience with 14-gauge stainless steel core biopsy needle
    Xiaoming Chen
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, 1959 NE Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:1075-80. 2004
    ..We evaluated the feasibility and diagnostic yield of MRI-guided biopsy using 14-gauge stainless steel core biopsy needles and MRI-compatible coaxial sheaths in a closed 1.5-T scanner...
  54. ncbi request reprint Role of MRI in screening women at high risk for breast cancer
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, Seattle, Washington 98109 1023, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 24:964-70. 2006
    ..This work reviews the literature and current practices and recommendations for MRI as a screening tool for high-risk women...
  55. doi request reprint Digital breast tomosynthesis and the challenges of implementing an emerging breast cancer screening technology into clinical practice
    Christoph I Lee
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington Department of Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, Washington Hutchinson Institute for Cancer Outcomes Research, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Am Coll Radiol 10:913-7. 2013
    ..The authors also provide recommendations for collecting evidence supporting the development of policies and best practices. ..
  56. doi request reprint Performance goals for an adjunct diagnostic test to reduce unnecessary biopsies after screening mammography: analysis of costs, benefits, and consequences
    Christoph I Lee
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington Public Health Sciences Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington Comparative Effectiveness, Cost and Outcomes Research Center, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington Department of Health Services, University of Washington School of Public Health, Seattle, Washington Electronic address
    J Am Coll Radiol 10:924-30. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to estimate potential costs and consequences associated with using an adjunct diagnostic test for triaging women with suspicious mammographic findings before biopsy...
  57. ncbi request reprint Report of the Working Groups on Breast MRI: report of the High-Risk Screening Group
    Constance D Lehman
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Seattle 98105 4756, USA
    Breast J 10:S9-S12. 2004
  58. ncbi request reprint Stereotactic biopsy of the breast using an upright unit, a vacuum-suction needle, and a lateral arm-support system
    Dianne Georgian-Smith
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington Medical Center, Box 375115, 1959 N E Pacific, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:1017-24. 2002
    ..This study evaluated the vacuum-suction needle (8- to 11-gauge) on an upright stereotactic machine with a lateral arm-support system...