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Published on 17 March 2017
La Regione Piemonte a supporto dei progetti “Proteus donna” e “Sperimentazione di screening DBT” (inseriti all’interno di Prevenzione Serena e già in corso di svolgimento presso una decina di Aziende Sanitarie piemontesi), ha esteso fino al 31 dicembre 2017 la convenzione siglata con l’Università degli Studi di Torino, l’Azienda Ospedaliera-Universitaria Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino, il CSI Piemonte, la Im3d Scarl e la Fondazione Edo ed Elvio Tempia Valenta.
Published on 6 May 2016
Dai risultati di questo studio, di grande rilevanza scientifica a livello internazionale, emergono dati promettenti per l'utilizzo della colonscopia virtuale nello screening del colon retto, da valutare in esperienze future indirizzate alla persone che non aderiscono all'invito tradizionale di screening
Published on 17 June 2016
U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has finally deemed CTC modality to be an acceptable option for colorectal cancer screening. The determination paves the way for Medicare reimbursement and broader coverage by private payors.
CTC was included as one of seven acceptable options for colorectal cancer screening in the task force's final recommendations.
Published on 12 July 2016
L'Osservatorio Nazionale Scrrening comunica che sono disponibili i primi risultati degli studi Save (condotto allo scopo di aumentare l’adesione della popolazione invitata allo screening del carcinoma colorettale e trovare nel contempo test più efficaci dal punto di vista diagnostico) e Proteus (che conferma l’accettabilità e l’accuratezza diagnostica della CTC in un setting di screening e suggerisce possibili scenari di utilizzo della CTC).
Published on 20 January 2014
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) has been praised as a powerful tool in the breast imaging armamentarium, but these 3D studies can also be time-consuming and complicated for radiologists to interpret. im3D Computer-aided detection (CAD) technology may be of assistance, Italian researchers have found.
Published on 3 September 2014
The clinical performance of radiologists improves when digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) is combined with conventional 2D full-field digital mammography (FFDM) for breast cancer screening, according to research published in the September issue of Academic Radiology.
Published on 29 October 2014
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) shows its greatest benefit when used to screen women younger than 50, according to research published October 13 in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. DBT was effective in reducing recalls and increasing cancer detection in these younger women, who have been at the center of the controversy over breast screening.
Published on 19 November 2014
Screening for Colorectal Cancer: Results of the Proteus Colon Screening trial for Colorectal cancer will be presented at RSNA 2014. Proteus Colon is a randomized trial comparing comparing Flexible Sigmoidoscopy (FS) with CT Colonography (CTC), based on im3D CAD COLON technology. In the talk, differences in participation rate between FS and CTC in a population-based colorectal cancer (CRC) screening program in Turin, Italy, will be discussed.
Presentation will take place on Dicember 3rd at 10.50am in room E351.
Published on 4 December 2014
Adding digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) to full-field digital mammography (FFDM) improves cancer detection in women with dense breast tissue by 30% versus mammography alone, according to research presented on Tuesday at the RSNA 2014 meeting.
Published on 13 January 2015
Adding tomosynthesis to digital mammography for breast cancer screening reduces recall rates by 37%, with the technique recording better performance for certain types of breast abnormalities, according to a new study in the January issue of Radiology.