Feasibility of Short Breast MRI (SBMRI) for Screening Patients at High Risk for Breast Cancer

NIH Clinical Trials
11 Jun, 2019 ,

The goal of this clinical research study is to test if a short breast MRI scan (about 10 minutes) can be used for breast cancer screening in high risk people and to learn if it is as effective as a routine breast MRI scan (30-60 minutes).

 

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The goal of this clinical research study is to test if a short breast MRI scan (about 10 minutes) can be used for breast cancer screening in high risk people and to learn if it is as effective as a routine breast MRI scan (30-60 minutes).

Study Start Date: October 2015

Estimated Completion Date: October 2020

Specialties: Obstetrics & Gynecology: Breast,Radiology/Diagnostics Oncology: Breast,Diagnostics/Radiology Radiology: MRI

Interventions

  • Procedure: Short Breast MRI (SBMRI)

  • Behavioral: Questionnaire

Inclusion criteria

  • 18 years and older female patients

  • BMRI indication: high risk screening per ACS guidelines

  • No contraindications to undergo MRI

  • Creatinine <1.0 and GFR> 40

  • No requirement for sedation

Exclusion criteria

  • <18 years

  • Male

  • Pregnant or nursing

  • Contraindication to Gd contrast agents

  • Previous documented history of moderate to severe hypersensitivity to Gd contrast agents

  • Contraindications to MRI

Study Locations And Contact Information

  • University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston Texas