April 12, 2019Breast, Featured, Healthcare, Mammograms

More than a half million breast cancer deaths averted in the U.S. with mammography since 1989

Latest U.S. estimates indicate that since 1989, hundreds of thousands of women’s lives have been saved by mammography and improvements in breast cancer treatment. Published early online in CANCER, a peer-reviewed journal of the American Cancer Society, the findings point to progress made in early detection and management of breast cancer. Screening mammography for the […]

April 10, 2019Breast, Featured, Healthcare, Mammograms, Research

Dr. Lora Barke testifies in support of bill to fund breast cancer screening

At Invision Sally Jobe, we believe early detection is the key to breast cancer prevention. “Doing a mammogram every year results in mortality reduction of about 40 percent. Whereas doing it every other year, starting later in life, reduces that mortality reduction to 23 percent,” says Lora Barke, DO, Medical Director of Invision Sally Jobe […]

March 14, 2019Featured

RIA Chief Medical Officer participates in the 2019 Radiology Improvement Summit at Stanford University

The Radiology Improvement Summit (RIS) at Stanford University focuses on the principles that successful improvement programs will transform radiology departments and practices, and that those organizations that develop successful programs will transform the field of radiology. This years’ RIS focused on ways that radiology departments can learn from internal and external organizational innovations. Radiology Imaging […]