OPUSMD Article and UK BRAID Trial

Article in OPUSMD Autumn 2019 Publication

Dr. Paula Gordon, one of DB-I’s Medical Advisory Board members, authored the article “Why breast density notification matters” for the Autumn 2019 issue of OPUSMD, the publication for physicians in the New Brunswick Medical Society. Scroll to pages 18-19 to read the full article. 



The Breast Screening – Risk Adaptive Imaging for Density (BRAID) Trial, a multicenter study focused on women within the NHS standard breast screening program who are found to have radiographically dense breasts, is underway at some sites in the UK and is scheduled to begin soon at others. The BRAID study will investigate the use of supplemental screening to address reduced sensitivity of mammography in women with dense breasts.