Creative Solutions: ITW Breast Biopsy Supplies

Percutaneous breast biopsies are routinely performed in the USA where there is no shortage of trained physicians or supplies required for the procedure. This is far from reality in the developing world. If a patient with a breast mass presents to a rural health clinic in Uganda they are commonly referred to a regional hospital … [Read more…]

Making an impact: Day #1 of the ITW Breast Imaging Protocol

August 11, 2013 Making an impact: Day #1 of the ITW Breast Imaging Protocol August 11, 2013 It is possible that Monday August 11, 2013 marked the first time ever that breast diagnostic ultrasound images were obtained in rural Sub-Saharan Africa and transmitted for remote interpretation. Sister Angela, Rogers Kalende, a sonographer from ECUREI, and … [Read more…]