Edward A Sickles

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint American College Of Radiology/Society of Breast Imaging curriculum for resident and fellow education in breast imaging
    Edward A Sickles
    University of California, San Francisco, Medical Center, Department of Radiology, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:879-84. 2006
  2. doi request reprint The use of breast imaging to screen women at high risk for cancer
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, Box 1667, UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 48:859-78. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Auditing your breast imaging practice: an evidence-based approach
    Edward A Sickles
    University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 42:211-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of breast asymmetries: imaging features, work-up, management
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, Box 1677, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:765-71, v. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Performance benchmarks for diagnostic mammography
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 1600 Divisadero St, Rm H 2801, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 235:775-90. 2005
  6. pmc Influence of computer-aided detection on performance of screening mammography
    Joshua J Fenton
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1399-409. 2007
  7. pmc Positive predictive value of specific mammographic findings according to reader and patient variables
    Aruna Venkatesan
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, Room S 245, San Francisco, CA 94143 0454, USA
    Radiology 250:648-57. 2009
  8. 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
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician predictors of mammographic accuracy
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:358-67. 2005
  10. pmc Comparative effectiveness of digital versus film-screen mammography in community practice in the United States: a cohort study
    Karla Kerlikowske
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:493-502. 2011

Detail Information

Publications44

  1. ncbi request reprint American College Of Radiology/Society of Breast Imaging curriculum for resident and fellow education in breast imaging
    Edward A Sickles
    University of California, San Francisco, Medical Center, Department of Radiology, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 3:879-84. 2006
    ..Radiologists already in practice also may find the curriculum useful in outlining the material they need to know to remain up to date in the practice of breast imaging...
  2. doi request reprint The use of breast imaging to screen women at high risk for cancer
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, Box 1667, UCSF Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 48:859-78. 2010
    ..The use of screening US remains controversial among women who have no substantial risk factors other than dense breasts...
  3. ncbi request reprint Auditing your breast imaging practice: an evidence-based approach
    Edward A Sickles
    University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, California, USA
    Semin Roentgenol 42:211-7. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint The spectrum of breast asymmetries: imaging features, work-up, management
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, Box 1677, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:765-71, v. 2007
    ..For each type of asymmetry, the article also indicates the frequency of occurrence, likelihood of malignancy, standard imaging work-up, assessment, and management...
  5. ncbi request reprint Performance benchmarks for diagnostic mammography
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco School of Medicine, 1600 Divisadero St, Rm H 2801, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 235:775-90. 2005
    ....
  6. pmc Influence of computer-aided detection on performance of screening mammography
    Joshua J Fenton
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, USA
    N Engl J Med 356:1399-409. 2007
    ..Since the Food and Drug Administration approved the technology in 1998, it has been disseminated into practice, but its effect on the accuracy of interpretation is unclear...
  7. pmc Positive predictive value of specific mammographic findings according to reader and patient variables
    Aruna Venkatesan
    School of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Ave, Room S 245, San Francisco, CA 94143 0454, USA
    Radiology 250:648-57. 2009
    ....
  8. 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...
  9. ncbi request reprint Physician predictors of mammographic accuracy
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, 1600 Divisadero St, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 97:358-67. 2005
    ..The association between physician experience and the accuracy of screening mammography in community practice is not well studied. We identified characteristics of U.S. physicians associated with the accuracy of screening mammography...
  10. pmc Comparative effectiveness of digital versus film-screen mammography in community practice in the United States: a cohort study
    Karla Kerlikowske
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:493-502. 2011
    ..Few studies have examined the comparative effectiveness of digital versus film-screen mammography in U.S. community practice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Computer-aided detection output on 172 subtle findings on normal mammograms previously obtained in women with breast cancer detected at follow-up screening mammography
    Debra M Ikeda
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Room S 068A, Rte 1, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305 5105, USA
    Radiology 230:811-9. 2004
    ..To evaluate, by using a computer-aided detection (CAD) program, the nonspecific findings on normal screening mammograms obtained in women in whom breast cancer was later detected at follow-up screening mammography...
  12. ncbi request reprint Breast cancer yield for screening mammographic examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up
    Karla Kerlikowske
    Dept of Medicine and Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Univ of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Radiology 234:684-92. 2005
    ..To compare cancer yield for screening examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up after diagnostic imaging work-up versus after screening mammography only...
  13. ncbi request reprint The California breast density information group: a collaborative response to the issues of breast density, breast cancer risk, and breast density notification legislation
    Elissa R Price
    From the Departments of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, Division of Women s Imaging E R P, E A S, B N J, and Radiology R J B, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, Calif Department of Radiology J H, K K L and the Comprehensive Cancer Center D D W, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, Calif Department of Radiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Advanced Medicine Center, 875 Blake Wilbur Dr, Room CC 2239, Stanford, Calif J A L, D M I Bay Imaging Consultants, Sutter Health, Alta Bates Summitt Medical Center, Carol Ann Read Breast Health Center, Oakland, Calif R J B Department of Radiology, Sutter Health, California Pacific Medical Center, San Francisco, Calif J W T L Department of Radiology, University of California, Irvine Medical Center, Fong and Jean Tsai Professor of Women s Imaging, University of California Irvine School of Medicine, UCI Medical Center, Orange, Calif S A F Department of Radiology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, Calif L W B Department of Clinical Radiology, Frankfurt/M
    Radiology 269:887-92. 2013
    ..This multi-institutional, multidisciplinary approach may be useful for organizations to frame responses as similar legislation is passed across the United States. Online supplemental material is available for this article...
  14. pmc Benefit of semiannual ipsilateral mammographic surveillance following breast conservation therapy
    Vignesh A Arasu
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiology 264:371-7. 2012
    ..To compare cancer recurrence outcomes on the basis of compliant semiannual versus noncompliant annual ipsilateral mammographic surveillance following breast conservation therapy (BCT)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Association of volume and volume-independent factors with accuracy in screening mammogram interpretation
    Craig A Beam
    Department of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:282-90. 2003
    ..We thus investigated whether reading volume and other factors were independently associated with accuracy in reading screening mammograms in a population of U.S. radiologists...
  16. ncbi request reprint The probably benign assessment
    Jessica W T Leung
    Department of Radiology, University of California San Francisco Medical Center, 1600 Divisadero Street, Room C 250, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    Radiol Clin North Am 45:773-89, vi. 2007
    ....
  17. doi request reprint Solitary dilated duct identified at mammography: outcomes analysis
    C Belinda Chang
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, Mount Zion Medical Center, 94115, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 194:378-82. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study is to review the clinical and pathologic outcomes for cases of solitary dilated duct identified at mammography...
  18. ncbi request reprint Differential value of comparison with previous examinations in diagnostic versus screening mammography
    Elizabeth S Burnside
    Department of Radiology, Box 1667, University of California School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 179:1173-7. 2002
    ..The purpose of our study was to analyze the differences in clinical outcomes of diagnostic and screening mammography depending on whether comparison is made with previous examinations...
  19. pmc The ACR BI-RADS experience: learning from history
    Elizabeth S Burnside
    Department of Radiology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3252, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:851-60. 2009
    ..The history of this lexicon illustrates a series of challenges and instructive successes that provide a valuable guide for other groups that aspire to develop similar lexicons in the future...
  20. ncbi request reprint Comparison of screening mammography in the United States and the United kingdom
    Rebecca Smith-Bindman
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco 94115, USA
    JAMA 290:2129-37. 2003
    ..Screening mammography differs between the United States and the United Kingdom; a direct comparison may suggest methods to improve the practice...
  21. pmc Reality check: perceived versus actual performance of community mammographers
    Joshua J Fenton
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y St, Ste 2300, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 187:42-6. 2006
    ..We sought to determine whether radiologists who regularly receive more extensive feedback can report their actual performance in screening mammography accurately...
  22. ncbi request reprint Developing asymmetry identified on mammography: correlation with imaging outcome and pathologic findings
    Jessica W T Leung
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, Box 1667, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:667-75. 2007
    ..We examined the frequency, imaging outcome, and pathologic significance of developing asymmetry...
  23. ncbi request reprint A probabilistic expert system that provides automated mammographic-histologic correlation: initial experience
    Elizabeth S Burnside
    Department of Radiology, University of California School of Medicine, Box 1667, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 182:481-8. 2004
    ....
  24. ncbi request reprint Wolfe mammographic parenchymal patterns and breast cancer risk
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, Box 1667, University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:301-3. 2007
  25. ncbi request reprint Interpreting data from audits when screening and diagnostic mammography outcomes are combined
    Rita E Sohlich
    Department of Radiology, Box 1667, University of California Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94143 1667, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 178:681-6. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Analysis of 172 subtle findings on prior normal mammograms in women with breast cancer detected at follow-up screening
    Debra M Ikeda
    Department of Radiology, Stanford University Medical Center, Rm S 068A, 300 Pasteur Dr, Stanford, CA 94305 5105, USA
    Radiology 226:494-503. 2003
    ..To retrospectively review nonspecific findings on prior screening mammograms to determine what features were most often deemed normal or benign despite the development of breast cancer in the same location detected at follow-up screening...
  27. ncbi request reprint Performance parameters for screening and diagnostic mammography: specialist and general radiologists
    Edward A Sickles
    Department of Radiology, University of California UCSF Medical Center, Box 1667, San Francisco 94143 1667, USA
    Radiology 224:861-9. 2002
    ..To evaluate performance parameters for radiologists in a practice of breast imaging specialists and general diagnostic radiologists who interpret a large series of consecutive screening and diagnostic mammographic studies...
  28. ncbi request reprint Factors affecting radiologist inconsistency in screening mammography
    Craig A Beam
    Department of Radiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, 8701 Watertown Plank Rd, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Acad Radiol 9:531-40. 2002
    ..The current study assessed the relative contributions of the case and the interpreter to the problem of inconsistent interpretation...
  29. ncbi request reprint Preoperative embolization of vascular phyllodes tumor of the breast
    Jessica W T Leung
    Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94115, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 184:S115-7. 2005
  30. ncbi request reprint Mammography with breast cushions
    Suzanne L Dibble
    Institute for Health and Aging, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    Womens Health Issues 15:55-63. 2005
    ..We conducted a randomized clinical trial to determine the impact on pain and image quality when breast cushions were used to pad the surfaces of the mammography equipment during film-screen mammography...
  31. ncbi request reprint Follow-up of palpable circumscribed noncalcified solid breast masses at mammography and US: can biopsy be averted?
    Oswald Graf
    Institute of Radiology, Ambulatory Care Center Steyr, Stadtplatz 30, A 4400 Steyr, Austria
    Radiology 233:850-6. 2004
    ....
  32. pmc Mammography facility characteristics associated with interpretive accuracy of screening mammography
    Stephen Taplin
    Applied Research Program, Division of Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, USA
    J Natl Cancer Inst 100:876-87. 2008
    ..Understanding sources of facility variation could become a foundation for improving interpretive performance...
  33. 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...
  34. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of proscriptive health care policy implementation in screening mammography
    Craig A Beam
    H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, 12902 Magnolia Drive, Tampa, FL 33612 9497, USA
    Radiology 229:534-40. 2003
    ..To evaluate the potential effect of proscriptive health care policies directed toward improving screening mammogram interpretation in the United States...
  35. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with imaging and procedural events used to detect breast cancer after screening mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Norris Cotton Cancer Center, Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, NH 03756, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 188:385-92. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to characterize the type and frequency of diagnostic evaluations after screening mammography and to summarize their association with the likelihood of biopsy and subsequent breast cancer diagnosis...
  36. ncbi request reprint Re: Changes in breast cancer detection and mammography recall rates after the introduction of a computer-aided detection system
    Stephen A Feig
    J Natl Cancer Inst 96:1260-1; author reply 1261. 2004
  37. ncbi request reprint Short-interval follow-up mammography: are we doing the right thing?
    Karla Kerlikowske
    J Natl Cancer Inst 95:418-9. 2003
  38. ncbi request reprint Probably benign breast masses at US: is follow-up an acceptable alternative to biopsy?
    Oswald Graf
    Department of Radiology, ACC Steyr, Stadtplatz 30, A 4400 Steyr, Austria
    Radiology 244:87-93. 2007
    ..To retrospectively determine whether nonpalpable solid breast masses that were partially or completely obscured at mammography and diagnosed as probably benign only at ultrasonography (US) can be safely managed with follow-up...
  39. pmc Reactions to uncertainty and the accuracy of diagnostic mammography
    Patricia A Carney
    Department of Community and Family Medicine, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover and Lebanon, NH, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 22:234-41. 2007
    ..Reactions to uncertainty in clinical medicine can affect decision making...
  40. ncbi request reprint Improving the concordance of mammography assessment and management recommendations
    Berta M Geller
    Office of Health Promotion Research, University of Vermont, 1 S Prospect St, Rm 4427D, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
    Radiology 241:67-75. 2006
    ....
  41. ncbi request reprint Use of the American College of Radiology BI-RADS to report on the mammographic evaluation of women with signs and symptoms of breast disease
    Berta M Geller
    Dept of Health Promotion Research, Univ of Vermont, 1 S Prospect St, Burlington, VT 05401 3444, USA
    Radiology 222:536-42. 2002
    ..To examine whether mammographic assessments and recommendations are linked as expected, based on the Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS), for the evaluation of women with signs and symptoms of breast disease...
  42. pmc Accuracy of short-interval follow-up mammograms by patient and radiologist characteristics
    Erin J Aiello Bowles
    Group Health Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, 1730 Minor Ave, Ste 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 190:1200-8. 2008
    ..The purpose of our study was to examine the accuracy of short-interval follow-up mammograms and evaluate patient and radiologist characteristics associated with accuracy...
  43. ncbi request reprint Concordance of breast imaging reporting and data system assessments and management recommendations in screening mammography
    Stephen H Taplin
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound, 1730 Minor Ave, Suite 1600, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
    Radiology 222:529-35. 2002
    ..To examine how frequently Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) mammographic screening assessments were associated with expected clinical management recommendations...
  44. ncbi request reprint Correlation of radiologist rank as a measure of skill in screening and diagnostic interpretation of mammograms
    Craig A Beam
    Biostatistics Core, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, Tampa, Fla, USA
    Radiology 238:446-53. 2006
    ..To determine whether skill in the interpretation of screening mammograms is correlated with skill in the interpretation of diagnostic mammograms...