The SFMR has published over 150 articles on the accuracy, effectiveness, and cost-effectiveness of mammography according to characteristics of women, radiologist's experience and practice, and tumor biology.




Nelson HD, O'Meara ES, Kerlikowske K, Balch S, Miglioretti D. Factors Associated With Rates of False-Positive and False-Negative Results From Digital Mammography Screening: An Analysis of Registry Data. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Jan 12. doi: 10.7326/M15-0971. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26756902.

Mandelblatt JS, Stout NK, Schechter CB, van den Broek JJ, Miglioretti DL, Krapcho M, Trentham-Dietz A, Munoz D, Lee SJ, Berry DA, van Ravesteyn NT, Alagoz O, Kerlikowske K, Tosteson AN, Near AM, Hoeffken A, Chang Y, Heijnsdijk EA, Chisholm G, Huang X, Huang H, Ergun MA, Gangnon R, Sprague BL, Plevritis S, Feuer E, de Koning HJ, Cronin KA. Collaborative Modeling of the Benefits and Harms Associated With Different U.S. Breast Cancer Screening Strategies. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Jan 12. doi: 10.7326/M15-1536. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26756606.

Miglioretti DL, Lange J, van den Broek JJ, Lee CI, van Ravesteyn NT, Ritley D, Kerlikowske K, Fenton JJ, Melnikow J, de Koning HJ, Hubbard RA. Radiation-Induced Breast Cancer Incidence and Mortality From Digital Mammography Screening: A Modeling Study. Ann Intern Med. 2016 Jan 12. doi: 10.7326/M15-1241. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26756460

Lee AY, Ichikawa L, Lee JM, Lee CI, DeMartini WB, Joe BN, Wernli KJ, Sprague BL, Herschorn SD, Lehman CD. Concordance of BI-RADS Assessments and ManagementRecommendations for Breast MRI in Community Practice. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 201 Jan;206(1):211-6. doi: 10.2214/AJR.15.14356. PubMed PMID: 26700354

Henderson LM, Weiss J, Hubbard RA, O'Donoghue C, DeMartini WB, Buist DS, Kerlikowske K, Goodrich M, Virnig B, Tosteson AN, Lehman CD, Onega T. Factors Associated with Preoperative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Use among Medicare Beneficiaries with Nonmetastatic Breast Cancer. Breast J. 2016 Jan;22(1):24-34.doi: 10.1111/tbj.12522. Epub 2015 Oct 28. PubMed PMID: 26511204




Haas JS, Hill DA, Wellman RD, Hubbard RA, Lee CI, Wernli KJ, Stout NK, Tosteson AN, Henderson LM, Alford-Teaster JA, Onega TL. Disparities in the use of screening magnetic resonance imaging of the breast in community practice by race, ethnicity, and socioeconomic status. Cancer. 2015 Dec 28. doi:10.1002/cncr.29805. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26709819.

Kerlikowske K. Progress Toward Consensus on Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines and Reducing Screening Harms. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Dec 1;175(12):1970-1. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.6466. PubMed PMID: 26502319.

Miglioretti DL, Zhu W, Kerlikowske K, Sprague BL, Onega T, Buist DS, Henderson LM, Smith RA; Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Breast Tumor Prognostic Characteristics and Biennial vs Annual Mammography, Age, and Menopausal Status. JAMA Oncol. 2015 Nov 1;1(8):1069-77. doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2015.3084. PubMed PMID: 26501844

Onega T, Goldman LE, Walker RL, Miglioretti DL, Buist DS, Taplin S, Geller BM, Hill DA, Smith-Bindman R. Facility Mammography Volume in Relation to Breast Cancer Screening Outcomes. J Med Screen. 2015 Aug 11. pii: 0969141315595254.[Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26265482.

Brandt KR, Scott CG, Ma L, Mahmoudzadeh AP, Jensen MR, Whaley DH, Wu FF, Malkov S, Hruska CB, Norman AD, Heine J, Shepherd J, Pankratz VS, Kerlikowske K, Vachon CM. Comparison of Clinical and Automated Breast Density Measurements: Implications for Risk Prediction and Supplemental Screening. Radiology. 2015 Dec 22:151261. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed PMID: 26694052.

Henderson LM, Hubbard RA, Sprague BL, Zhu W, Kerlikowske K. Increased Risk of Developing Breast Cancer after a False-Positive Screening Mammogram. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Dec;24(12):1882-9. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-0623. PubMed PMID: 26631292

Livaudais-Toman J, Karliner LS, Tice JA, Kerlikowske K, Gregorich S, Pérez-Stable EJ, Pasick RJ, Chen A, Quinn J, Kaplan CP. Impact of a primary care based intervention on breast cancer knowledge, risk perception and concern: A randomized, controlled trial. Breast. 2015 Oct 14. pii: S0960-9776(15)00210-6. doi: 10.1016/j.breast.2015.09.009. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 26476466

Lehman CD, Wellman RD, Buist DS, Kerlikowske K, Tosteson AN, Miglioretti DL; Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Diagnostic Accuracy of Digital Screening Mammography With and Without Computer-Aided Detection. JAMA Intern Med. 2015 Sep 28:1-10. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2015.5231. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 2641882


Hart V, Reeves KW, Sturgeon SR, Reich NG, Sievert LL, Kerlikowske K, Ma L, Shepherd J, Tice JA, Mahmoudzadeh AP, Malkov S, Sprague BL. The Effect of Change in Body Mass Index on Volumetric Measures of Mammographic Density. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Aug 27. [Epub ahead of print], PMID: 2631554


Henderson LM, Miglioretti DL, Kerlikowske K, Wernli KJ, Sprague BL, Lehman CD. Breast Cancer Characteristics Associated With Digital Versus Film-Screen Mammography for Screen-Detected and Interval Cancers. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Sep;205(3):676-84. doi: 10.2214/AJR.14.13904, PMID: 26295657
Tice JA, Miglioretti DL, Li CS, Vachon CM, Gard CC, Kerlikowske K. Breast Density and Benign Breast Disease: Risk Assessment to Identify Women at High Risk of Breast Cancer.J Clin Oncol. 2015 Oct 1;33(28):3137-43. doi: 10.1200/JCO.2015.60.8869. Epub 2015 Aug 17. PMID: 26282663
Chien AJ, Duralde E, Hwang R, Tsung K, Kao CN, Rugo HS, Melisko ME, Esserman LJ, Munster PN, Cedars M, Kerlikowske K, McCulloch CE, Rosen MP. Association of tamoxifen use and ovarian function in patients with invasive or pre-invasive breast cancer. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2015 Aug;153(1):173-81. doi: 10.1007/s10549-015-3511-3. Epub 2015 Jul 25. PMID: 26208485


Jackson SL, Abraham L, Miglioretti DL, Buist DS, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Carney PA, Sickles EA, Elmore JG. Patient and Radiologist Characteristics Associated With Accuracy of Two Types of Diagnostic Mammograms. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Aug;205(2):456-63. doi: 10.2214/AJR.14.13672. PMID: 26204300


Kemp Jacobsen K, Abraham L, Buist DS, Hubbard RA, O'Meara ES, Sprague BL, Kerlikowske K, Vejborg I, Von Euler-Chelpin M, Njor SH. Comparison of cumulative false-positive risk of screening mammography in the United States and Denmark. Cancer Epidemiol. 2015 Aug;39(4):656-63. doi: 10.1016/j.canep.2015.05.004. Epub 2015 May 23. PMID: 26013768

Lee CI, Bogart A, Germino JC, Goldman LE, Hubbard RA, Haas JS, Hill DA, Tosteson AN, Alford-Teaster JA, DeMartini WB, Lehman CD, Onega TL. Availability of Advanced Breast Imaging at Screening Facilities Serving Vulnerable Populations. J Med Screen. 2015 Jun 15. pii: 0969141315591616. PubMed PMID: 26078275; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC4679713 

Kerlikowske K, Zhu W, Tosteson AN, Sprague BL, Tice JA, Lehman CD, Miglioretti DL;  Identifying women with dense breasts at high risk for interval cancer: a cohort study. Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Ann Intern Med. 2015 May 19;162(10):673-81. doi: 10.7326/M14-1465. PMID: 25984843


Torres-Mejía G, Smith RA, Carranza-Flores Mde L, Bogart A, Martínez-Matsushita L, Miglioretti DL, Kerlikowske K, Ortega-Olvera C, Montemayor-Varela E, Angeles-Llerenas A, Bautista-Arredondo S, Sánchez-González G, Martínez-Montañez OG, Uscanga-Sánchez SR, Lazcano-Ponce E, Hernández-Ávila M. Radiographers supporting radiologists in the interpretation of screening mammography: a viable strategy to meet the shortage in the number of radiologists. BMC Cancer. 2015 May 16;15:410. doi: 10.1186/s12885-015-1399-2. PMID: 25975383

Johnson JM, Johnson AK, O'Meara ES, Miglioretti DL, Geller BM, Hotaling EN, Herschorn SD. Breast cancer detection with short-interval follow-up compared with return to annual screening in patients with benign stereotactic or US-guided breast biopsy results. Radiology. 2015 Apr;275(1):54-60. doi: 10.1148/radiol.14140036. Epub 2014 Nov 25. PubMed PMID: 25423143

Sprague BL, Gangnon RE, Hampton JM, Egan KM, Titus LJ, Kerlikowske K, Remington PL, Newcomb PA, Trentham-Dietz A. Variation in Breast Cancer-Risk Factor Associations by Method of Detection: Results From a Series of Case-Control Studies. Am J Epidemiol. 2015 Jun 15;181(12):956-69. doi: 10.1093/aje/kwu474. Epub 2015 May 5. PMID: 25944893


Kemp Jacobsen K, O'Meara ES, Key D, S M Buist D, Kerlikowske K, Vejborg I, Sprague BL, Lynge E, von Euler-Chelpin M. Comparing sensitivity and specificity of screening mammography in the United States and Denmark. Int J Cancer. 2015 Nov 1;137(9):2198-207. doi: 10.1002/ijc.29593. Epub 2015 Jun 1. PMID: 2594471


Lee CI, Bogart A, Hubbard RA, Obadina ET, Hill DA, Haas JS, Tosteson AN, Alford-Teaster JA, Sprague BL, DeMartini WB, Lehman CD, Onega TL. Advanced Breast Imaging Availability by Screening Facility Characteristics. Acad Radiol. 2015 Jul;22(7):846-52. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2015.02.011. Epub 2015 Apr 4. PubMed PMID:25851643;

Miglioretti DL, Ichikawa L, Smith RA, Bassett LW, Feig SA, Monsees B, Parikh JR, Rosenberg RD, Sickles EA, Carney PA. Criteria for identifying radiologists with acceptable screening mammography interpretive performance on basis of multiple performance measures. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2015 Apr;204(4):W486-91. doi:10.2214/AJR.13.12313. PubMed PMID: 25794100

Kerlikowske K, Gard CC, Sprague BL, Tice JA, Miglioretti DL; Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. One versus Two Breast Density Measures to Predict 5- and 10-Year Breast Cancer Risk. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 Jun;24(6):889-97. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-15-0035. Epub 2015 Mar 30. PMID: 25824444

Vachon CM, Pankratz VS, Scott CG, Haeberle L, Ziv E, Jensen MR, Brandt KR, Whaley DH, Olson JE, Heusinger K, Hack CC, Jud SM, Beckmann MW, Schulz-Wendtland R, Tice JA, Norman AD, Cunningham JM, Purrington KS, Easton DF, Sellers TA, Kerlikowske K, Fasching PA, Couch FJ. The contributions of breast density and common genetic variation to breast cancer risk. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2015 Mar 4;107(5). pii: dju397. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju397. Print 2015 May. PMID: 25745020


Henderson LM, O'Meara ES, Braithwaite D, Onega T; Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Performance of digital screening mammography among older women in the United States. Cancer. 2015 May 1;121(9):1379-86. doi: 10.1002/cncr.29214. PubMed PMID: 25537958


Bertrand KA, Scott CG, Tamimi RM, Jensen MR, Pankratz VS, Norman AD, Visscher DW, Couch FJ, Shepherd J, Chen YY, Fan B, Wu FF, Ma L, Beck AH, Cummings SR, Kerlikowske K, Vachon CM. Dense and nondense mammographic area and risk of breast cancer by age and tumor characteristics. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2015 May;24(5):798-809. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-14-1136. Epub 2015 Feb 25. PMID: 25716949


Allison KH, Abraham LA, Weaver DL, Tosteson AN, Nelson HD, Onega T, Geller BM, Kerlikowske K, Carney PA, Ichikawa LE, Buist DS, Elmore JG. Trends in breast biopsy pathology diagnoses among women undergoing mammography in the United States: a report from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Cancer. 2015 May 1;121(9):1369-78. doi: 10.1002/cncr.29199. Epub 2015 Jan 20. PMID: 25603785



Sprague BL, Stout NK, Schechter C, van Ravesteyn NT, Cevik M, Alagoz O, Lee CI, van den Broek JJ, Miglioretti DL, Mandelblatt JS, de Koning HJ, Kerlikowske K, Lehman CD, Tosteson AN. Benefits, harms, and cost-effectiveness of supplemental ultrasonography screening for women with dense breasts. Ann Intern Med. 2015 Feb 3;162(3):157-66. doi: 10.7326/M14-0692. PMID: 25486550


Lee CI, Cevik M, Alagoz O, Sprague BL, Tosteson AN, Miglioretti DL, Kerlikowske K, Stout NK, Jarvik JG, Ramsey SD, Lehman CD. Comparative effectiveness of combined digital mammography and tomosynthesis screening for women with dense breasts. Radiology. 2015 Mar;274(3):772-80. doi: 10.1148/radiol.14141237. Epub 2014 Oct 28. PMID: 25350548



Sprague BL, Stout NK, Lee SJ, Schechter CB, van Ravesteyn NT, Cevik M, Alagoz O, Lee CI, van den Broek JJ, Miglioretti DL, Mandelblatt JS, de Koning HJ, Kerlikowske K, Lehman CD, Tosteson ANA. Benefits, harms, and cost-effectiveness of supplemental ultrasonography screening for Women with dense breasts. Epub ahead of print 2014 Dec 9. PMID: 25486550

Lee CI, Ichikawa L, Rochelle MC, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL, Sprague BL, DeMartini WB, Wernli KJ, Joe BN, Yankaskas BC, Lehman CD. Breast MRI BI-RADS assessments and abnormal interpretation rates by clinical indication in US community practices. Acad Radiol. 2014 Nov;21(11):13706. doi: 10.1016/j.acra.2014.06.003. PMID: 25126973

Lee CI1, Cevik M, Alagoz O, Sprague BL, Tosteson AN, Miglioretti DL, Kerlikowske K, Stout NK, Jarvik JG, Ramsey SD, Lehman CD. Comparative Effectiveness of Combined Digital Mammography and Tomosynthesis Screening for Women with Dense Breasts. Radiology. 2014 Oct 13:141237. PMID: 25350548


Ponti A, Lynge E, James T, Májek O, von Euler-Chelpin M, Anttila A, Fitzpatrick P, Mano MP, Kawai M, Scharpantgen A, Fracheboud J, Hofvind S, Vidal C12, Ascunce N, Salas D, Bulliard JL, Segnan N, Kerlikowske K, Taplin S; ICSN DCIS Working group. International variation in management of screen-detected ductal carcinoma in situ of the breast. Eur J Cancer. 2014 Oct;50(15):2695-704. doi: 10.1016/j.ejca.2014.07.019. PMID: 25149183


Kerlikowske K, O'Kane ME, Esserman LJ. Fifty years of age-based screening: time for a new risk-based screening approach. Evid Based Med. 2014 Oct;19(5):183. doi: 10.1136/eb-2014-101798. PMID: 24785471


DeFilippis RA, Fordyce C, Patten K, Chang H, Zhao J, Fontenay GV, Kerlikowske K, Parvin B, Tlsty TD. Stress signaling from human mammary epithelial cells contributes to phenotypes of mammographic density. Cancer Res. 2014 Sep 15;74(18):5032-44. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-13-3390. Epub 2014 Aug 29. PMID: 25172842


Sprague BL, Gangnon RE, Burt V, Trentham-Dietz A, Hampton JM, Wellman RD, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL. Prevalence of mammographically dense breasts in the United States. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Sep 12;106(10). pii: dju255. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju255. Print 2014 Oct. PMID: 25217577.


Onega T, Hubbard R, Hill D, Lee C, Haas JS, Carlos HA, Alford-Teaster J, Bogart A, DeMartini WB, Kerlikowske K, Virnig BA, Buist DS, Henderson L, Tosteson AN. Geographic access to breast imaging for US women. J Am Coll Radiol. 2014 Sep;11(9):874-82. doi: 10.1016/j.jacr.2014.03.022. PMID: 24889479


Ayvaci MU, Alagoz O, Chhatwal J, Munoz del Rio A, Sickles EA, Nassif H, Kerlikowske K, Burnside ES. Predicting invasive breast cancer versus DCIS in different age groups. BMC Cancer. 2014 Aug 11;14:584. doi: 10.1186/1471-2407-14-584. PMID: 25112586


Kerlikowske K, Hubbard R, Tosteson AN. Higher mammography screening costs without appreciable clinical benefit: the case of digital mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Jul 16;106(8). pii: dju191. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju191. Print 2014 Aug. PMID: 25031310


Prebil LA, Ereman RR, Powell MJ, Jamshidian F, Kerlikowske K, Shepherd JA, Hurlbert MS, Benz CC. First pregnancy events and future breast density: modification by age at first pregnancy and specific VEGF and IGF1R gene variants. Cancer Causes Control. 2014 Jul;25(7):859-68. doi: 10.1007/s10552-014-0386-2. PMID: 24801045


Kaplan CP, Livaudais-Toman J, Tice JA, Kerlikowske K, Gregorich SE, Pérez-Stable EJ, Pasick RJ, Chen A, Quinn J, Karliner LS. A randomized, controlled trial to increase discussion of breast cancer in primary care. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev. 2014 Jul;23(7):1245-53. doi: 10.1158/1055-9965.EPI-13-1380. PMID: 24762560


Izano M, Satariano WA, Tammemagi MC, Ragland D, Moore DH, Allen E, Naeim A, Sehl ME, Hiatt RA, Kerlikowske K, Sofrygin O, Braithwaite D. Long-term outcomes among African-American and white women with breast cancer: what is the impact of comorbidity? J Geriatr Oncol. 2014 Jul;5(3):266-75. doi: 10.1016/j.jgo.2014.02.003. PMID: 24613574


Bolton KC, Mace JL, Vacek PM, Herschorn SD, James TA, Tice JA, Kerlikowske K, Geller BM, Weaver DL, Sprague BL. Changes in breast cancer risk distribution among Vermont women using screening mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 Jun 23;106(8). pii: dju157. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju157. Print 2014 Aug. PMID: 24957223


Geller BM, Bogart A, Carney PA, Sickles EA, Smith R, Monsees B, Bassett LW, Buist DM, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Yankaskas BC, Haneuse S, Hill D, Wallis MG, Miglioretti D. Educational interventions to improve screening mammography interpretation: a randomized controlled trial. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Jun;202(6):W586-96. doi: 10.2214/AJR.13.11147. PMID: 24848854


Stout NK, Lee SJ, Schechter CB, Kerlikowske K, Alagoz O, Berry D, Buist DS, Cevik M, hisholm G, de Koning HJ, Huang H, Hubbard RA, Miglioretti DL, Munsell MF, Trentham-Dietz A, van Ravesteyn NT, Tosteson AN, Mandelblatt JS. Benefits, harms, and costs for breast cancer screening after US implementation of digital mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2014 May 28;106(6):dju092. doi: 10.1093/jnci/dju092. Print 2014 Jun. PMID: 24872543


Fehniger J, Livaudais-Toman J, Karliner L, Kerlikowske K, Tice JA, Quinn J, Ozanne E, Kaplan CP. Perceived versus objective breast cancer risk in diverse women. J Womens Health (Larchmt). 2014 May;23(5):420-7. doi: 10.1089/jwh.2013.4516. PMID: 24372085


Malkov S, Kerlikowske K, Shepherd J. Automated Volumetric Breast Density derived by Shape and Appearance Modeling. Proc Soc Photo Opt Instrum Eng. 2014 Mar 22;9034:90342T. PMID: 25083119


Drukker K, Duewer F, Giger ML, Malkov S, Flowers CI, Joe B, Kerlikowske K, Drukteinis JS, Li H, Shepherd JA. Mammographic quantitative image analysis and biologic image composition for breast lesion characterization and classification. Med Phys. 2014 Mar;41(3):031915. doi: 10.1118/1.4866221. PMID: 24593733


Drukker CA, Schmidt MK, Rutgers EJ, Cardoso F, Kerlikowske K, Esserman LJ, van Leeuwen FE, Pijnappel RM, Slaets L, Bogaerts J, Van't Veer LJ. Mammographic screening detects low-risk tumor biology breast cancers. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2014 Feb;144(1):103-11. doi: 10.1007/s10549-013-2830-5. PMID: 24469641


Wernli KJ, O'Meara ES, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL , Muller CY, Onega T, Sprague B, Henderson LM, Buist DS. Investigation of Mammographic breast density as a risk factor for ovarian cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst 2014;Jan 1;106(1). PMID: 24309005


Wernli KJ, DeMartini WB, Ichikawa L, Lehman CD,Onega T, Kerlikowske K, Henderson LM, Geller BM,Hofmann M, Yankaskas BC. Patterns of breast magnetic resonance imaging use in community practice. JAMA Intern Med 2014; Jan1; 174(1):125-32.  PMID: 24247555


Lynge E, Ponti A, James T, Májek O, von Euler-Chelpin M, Anttila A, Fitzpatrick P, Frigerio A, Kawai M, Scharpantgen A, Broeders M, Hofvind S, Vidal C, Ederra M, Salas D, Bulliard JL, Tomatis M, Kerlikowske K, Taplin S; the ICSN DCIS Working group. Variation in detection of ductal carcinoma in situ during screening mammography: A survey within the International Cancer Screening Network. Eur J Cancer 2014;Jan;50(1):185-92. PMID: 24041876


Menes T, Rosenberg R, Balch S, Jaffer S, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL. Upgrade of high-risk breast lesions detected on mammography in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Am J Surg 2014;  Jan;207(1);24-31.  PMID: 24112677



Buist DS, Anderson ML, Smith RA, Carney PA, Miglioretti DL, Monsees BS, Sickles EA, Taplin SH, Geller BM, Yankaskas BC, Onega TL. Effect of Radiologists' Diagnostic Work-up Volume on Interpretive Performance. Radiology. 2014 Nov;273(2):351-64. doi: 10.1148/radiol.14132806. PMID: 24960110

Bertrand KA, TamimiRM, Scott CG, Jensen MR, Pankratz VS, Visscher D, NormanA, Couch F, Shepherd J, ChenYY, MaL, Fan B, Beck AH,Willett WC,Cummings SR, Kerlikowske K*, Vachon CM*. Mammographic density and risk of breast cancer by age and tumor characteristics. BreastCancer Res 2013 Nov 4; 15(6). PMID: 24188089


Wang J, Aziz A, Klifa C, Newitt D, Yitta S, Hylton N, Kerlikowske K, Shepherd JA. Agreement of mammographic measures of volumetric breast density to MRI. Plus One 2013 Dec 4;8(12). PMID: 24324712


O’Meara ES, Zhu W, Hubbard RA, Braithwaite D, Kerlikowske K, Dittus K, Geller B, Wernli K, Miglioretti DL. Mammographic screening interval in relation to tumor characteristics and false-positive risk by race/ethnicity and age. Cancer 2013 Vol. 119, Issue 22 (3959–3967),15 November 2013. PMID: 234037812


Carney PA, Bogart A, Sickles EA, Smith R, Buist DSM, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Miglioretti D, Rosenberg R, Yankaskas B, Geller BM. Feasibility and acceptability of conducting a randomized clinical trial designed to improve interpretation of screening mammography. Acad Radiol 2013 Nov;20(11):1389-98.  PMID: 24119351.


Schairer C, Li Y, Frawley P, Graubard BI, Wellman RD, Buist DSM, Kerlikowske K, Onega TL, Anderson WF, Miglioretti DL. Risk factors for inflammatory breast cancer and other invasive breast cancers. J Natl Cancer Inst 2013 Sep 18;105(18):1373-84. PMID: 24046390.


Fenton JJ, Onega T, Zhu W, Balch S, Smith-Bindman R, Henerson L, Sprague BL, Kerlikowske K, Hubbard RA. Validation of a medicare claims-based algorithm for identifying breast cancers detected at screening mammography. Medical Care 2013 Aug 6. PMID: 23929404


Tice JA, O'Meara E, Weaver D, Vachon C, Ballard-Barbash R, Kerlikowske K. Benign breast disease, mammographic breast density and the risk for breast cancer. JNCI. Journal of the National Cancer Institute; 2013 July 17;105(14):1043-49. PMID: 23744877.

Braithwaite D, Mandelblatt J, Kerlikowske K. To screen or not to screen older women for breast cancer: a conundrum. Future Oncology 2013 June;9(6):763-766. PMID: 23718292.

Dittus K, Geller B, Weaver DL, Kerlikowske K, Zhu W, Hubbard R, Braithwaite D, O'Meara ES, Miglioretti DL. Impact of Mammography Screening Interval on Breast Cancer Diagnosis by Menopausal Status and BMI. J Gen Intern Med. 2013 Nov;28(11);1454-62. PMID: 23760741.

Onega T, Anderson ML, Miglioretti DL, Buist DS, Geller B, Bogart A, Smith RA, Sickles EA, Monsees B, Bassett L, Carney PA, Kerlikowske K, Yankaskas BC.Establishing a gold standard for test sets: variation in interpretive agreement of expert mammographers. Academic Radiology 2103 June;20(6):731-739. PMID: 23664400.

Houssami N, Abraham LA, Kerlikowske K, Buist DSM, Irwig L, Lee J, Miglioretti DL. Risk factors for second screen-detected or interval breast cancers in women with a personal history of breast cancer participating in mammography screening. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2013 May;22(5):946-61 PMID:23513042.

Caswell CL, Kerlikowske K, Shepherd JA, Cummings SR, Hu D, Huntsman S, Ziv E. High mammographic density in women of Ashkenazi Jewish descent. Breast Cancer Research 2013; 15(3):R40 (13 May 2013). PMID: 23668689.

Kerlikowske K, Zhu W, Hubbard RA, Geller B, Dittus K, Braithwaite D, Wernli K, Miglioretti DL, O’Meara ES. Outcomes of screening mammography by frequency, breast density, postmenopausal hormone therapy. JAMA Intern Med 2013 May 13;173(9):807-16. PMID: 23552817.

Harvey JA, Gard CC, Miglioretti D, Yankaskas B, Kerlikowske K, Buist DSM, Geller B, Onega T. Reported Mammographic Density: Film-Screen vs. Digital Acquisition. Radiology 2013 March; 266(3):752-758. PMID:23249570

Braithwaite D, Zhu W, Hubbard RA, O'Meara ES, Miglioretti DL, Geller B, Dittus K, Moore D, Wernli KJ, Mandelblatt J, Kerlikowske K. Screening Outcomes in Older U.S. Women Undergoing Multiple Mammograms in Community Practice: Does Interval, Age or Comorbidity Score Affect Tumor Characteristics or False Positive Rates? J Natl Cancer Inst 2013 March 6; 105(5):334-41. PMID: 23385442 

Goldman LE, Walker R, Hubbard R, Kerlikowske K. Timeliness of Abnormal Screening and Diagnostic Mammography Follow-up at Facilities Serving Vulnerable Women. Medical Care 2013 April;51(4):307-14. PMID: 23358386



Braithwaite D, Izano M, Moore DH, Kwan ML, Tammemagi MC, Hiatt RA, Kerlikowske K, Kroenke CH, Sweeney C, Habel L, Castillo A, Weltzien E, Caan B.  Smoking and survival after breast cancer diagnosis:  a prospective observational study and systematic review. Breast Cancer Res Treat. 2012 Nov;136(2):521-33. PMID: 23053660.


Onega T, Smith M, Miglioretti DL, Carney PA, Geller BA, Kerlikowske K, Buist DSM, Rosenberg RD, Smith RA, Sickles EA, Haneuse S, Anderson ML, Yankaskas B. Radiologist Agreement of Mammographic Recall by Case Difficulty and Finding Type. J Am Coll of Radiol 2012 Nov; 9(11):788-94. PMID: 23122345. 

Yasmeen S, Hubbard RA, Romano PS, Zhu W, Geller BM, Onega T, Yankaskas BC, Miglioretti DL, Kerlikowske K. Risk of Advanced-Stage Breast Cancer among Older Women with Comorbidities. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2012 Sep;21(9):1510-9 . PMID: 22744339

Gierach GL, Ichikawa L, Kerlikowske K, Brinton LA, Farhat GN, Vacek PM, Weaver DL, Schairer C, Taplin SH, Sherman ME. Relationship Between Mammographic Density and Breast Cancer Death in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. J Natl Cancer Inst 2012; Aug 22;104(16):1218-27. PMID: 22911616. 

Houssami N, Kerlikowske K. The impact of breast density on breast cancer risk and on breast screening. Current Breast Cancer Reports 2012;4(2):161-168. June 2012, Volume 4, Issue 2, pp 161-168.

van Ravesteyn NT, Miglioretti DL, Stout NK, Lee SJ, Schechter CB, Buist DSM, Huang H, Heijnsdijk EAM, Trentham-Dietz A, Alagoz O, Near AM, Kerlikowske K, Nelson HD, Mandelblatt JS, de Koning HJ. Tipping the Balance of Benefits and Harms to Favor Screening Mammography Starting at Age 40 Years: A Comparative Modeling Study of Risk. Ann Intern Med 2012;156:609-617. PMID: 22547470.

Nelson HD, Zakher B, Cantor A, Fu R, Griffin J, Miglioretti D, O’Meara E, Buist DSM, Kerlikowske K, van Ravesteyn NT, Trentham-Dietz A, Mandelblatt J.Risk Factors for Breast Cancer for Women Aged 40 to 49 Years: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Ann Intern Med 2012;156:635-648. PMID: 22547473.

Buist DSM, Walker R, Bowles EJ, Carney PA, Taplin SH, Onega T, Kerlikowske K, Clinton W, Miglioretti DL. Screening mammography use among current, former and never hormone therapy users may not explain recent declines in breast cancer incidence. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2012 May;21(5):720-7. PMID: 22301831 PMC ID: 3348383.

Carney PA, Bogart TA, Geller BM, Haneuse S, Kerlikowske K, Buist DS, Smith R, Rosenberg R, Yankaskas BC, Onega T, Miglioretti DL. Association between time spent interpreting, level of confidence, and accuracy of screening mammography. AJR Am J Roentgenol 2012 April;198(4):970-8.  PMID: 22451568.

Shepherd JA, Kerlikowske K. Do fatty breasts increase or decrease breast cancer risk? Breast Cancer Res 2012;14:102 PMID: 22277587.

Phipps AI, Buist DSM, Malone KE, Barlow WE, Porter PL, Kerlikowske K, Li CI . Breast density, body mass index, and risk of tumor marker-defined subtypes of breast cancer. Ann Epidemiol 2012;22(5):340-8. PMID: 22366170 PMC ID: 3338877. 

Goldman LE, Walker R, Miglioretti DL, Smith-Bindman R, Kerlikowske K. Facility characteristics do not explain higher false-positive rates in diagnostic mammography at facilities serving vulnerable women. Medical Care 2012 March;50(3):210-16.  PMID: 22186768

Kerlikowske K. Screening mammography in women less than age 50 yearsCurrent Opinion in Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2012 Feb;24(1):38-43 PMID: 22037165.

Carney PA, Cook AJ, Miglioretti DL, Feig SA, Bowles EA, Geller BM, Kerlikowske K, Kettler M, Onega T, Elmore JG. Use of clinical history affects accuracy of interpretive performance of screening mammography. J Clin Epidemiol, 2012 Feb;65(2):219-30. PMID: 22000816.

Karliner LS, Ma L, Hofmann M, Kerlikowske K. Language Barriers, Location of Care and Delays in Follow-up of Abnormal Mammograms. Medical Care 2012 Feb;50(2):171-8 PMID: 21993060.

Haneuse S, Buist DSM, Miglioretti DL, Anderson ML, Carney PA, Onega TL, Geller BM, Kerlikowske K, Rosenberg RD, Yankaskas BC, Elmore JG, Taplin S, Smith RA, Sickles EA. Mammographic interpretive volume and diagnostic mammography interpretation performance in community practice. Radiology Radiology. 2012 Jan;262(1):69-79. PMID: 22106351




Hubbard RA, Kerlikowske K, Flowers CI, Yankaskas BC, Zhu W, Miglioretti DL. Cumulative probability of false-positive recall or biopsy recommendation after 10 years of screening mammography: a cohort study. Ann Intern Med 2011 Oct 18;155(8):481-92. PMID: 22007042; PMC ID: 3209800.

Kerlikowske K, Hubbard RA, Miglioretti DL, Geller B, Yankaskas BC, Lehman C, Taplin SH, Sickles EA. Comparative-effectiveness of digital vversus film-screen mammography in community practice in the United States: a cohort study. Ann Intern Med 2011 Oct 18;155(8):493-502. PMID: 22007043.

Rosenberg RD, Haneuse SJ, Geller BM, Buist DS, Miglioretti DL, Brenner RJ, Smith-Bindman R, Taplin SH, Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium.
Timeliness of follow-up abnormal screening mammogram. variability of facilities. Radiology. 2011 Nov;261(2):404-13. PMID: 21900620 PMC ID: 3198220.

Kerlikowske K, Phipps AI. Breast density influences tumor subtypes and tumor aggressiveness (editorial). J Natl Cancer Inst, 2011 Aug 3;103(15):1143-5. PMID: 21795663 PMC ID: 3149045.

Schousboe JT, Kerlikowske K, Loh A, Cummings SR. Personalizing mammography by breast density and other risk factors for breast cancer: analysis of health benefits and cost-effectiveness. Ann Intern Med 2011 Jul 5;155(1):10-20. PMID: 21727289.

Shepherd J, Kerlikowske K, Ma L, Bo F, Duewer F, Fan B, Wang J, Malkov S, Vittinghoff E, Cummings S. Volume of mammographic density and risk of breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers and Prev 2011 Jul;20(7):1473-82. Epub 2011 May 24. PMID: 21610220 PMC ID: 3132306.

Houssami N, Abraham LA, Miglioretti DL, Sickles EA, Kerlikowske K, Buist DSM, Geller BM, Muss HB, Irwig L. Accuracy and Outcomes of Screening Mammography in Women With a Personal History of Early-Stage Breast Cancer . JAMA 2011; Feb 23;305(8):790-9. PMID: 21343578.

 Buist DSM, Anderson ML, Haneuse S, Sickles EA, Smith RA, Carney PA, Taplin SH, Rosenberg RD, Geller BM, Onega TL, Monsees BS, Bassett, LW, Yankaskas BC, Elmore JG, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL. Influence of annual interpretive volume on screening mammography performance in the United States. Radiology, 2011 Apr;259(1):72-84. PMID: 21343539 PMC ID: 3064821.

Phipps AI, Buist DSM, Malone KE, Barlow WE, Porter PL, Kerlikowske K, Li CI. Reproductive history and risk of three breast cancer subtypes defined by three biomarkers. Cancer Causes and Control, 2011 Mar;22(3):399-405. PMID: 21184265; PMC ID: 3042513.

Goldman LE, Walker R, Miglioretti DL, Smith-Bindman R, Kerlikowske K, National Cancer Institute Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Accuracy of diagnostic mammography at facilities serving vulnerable women. Medical Care, 2011 Jan;49(1):67-75. PMID: 20966780




Farhat G, Walker R, Buist DSM, Onega T, Kerlikowske K. Changes in Invasive Breast Cancer and Ductal Carcinoma In Situ Rates in Relation to The Decline in Hormone Therapy Use. JCO, J Clin Oncol. 2010 Dec 10;28(35):5140-6. PMID: 21060026; PMC ID: 3020688.

DeMartini W, Ichikawa L, Yankaskas B, Buist DS, Kerlikowske K, Geller B, Onega T, Rosenberg R, Lehman C. Breast MRI in community practice: equipment and imaging techniques at facilities in the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium (BCSC). J American College of Radiol, 2010 Nov;7(11):878-84. PMID: 21040870; PMC ID: 2994070.

Kerlikowske K. Epidemiology of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ. JNCI Monographs 2010;41:139-141. PMID: 20956818

Onega T, Bowles EJA, Miglioretti DL, Geller B, Carney PA, Yankaskas B, Kerlikowske K, Sickles EA, Elmore JE. Radiologists' perceptions of computer aided detection versus double reading for mammography interpretation. Academic Radiology, 2010;17:1217-26 PMID: 20832024

Phipps AI, Buist DSM, Malone KE, Barlow WE, Porter PL, Kerlikowske K, Li CI. Family history of breast cancer in first-degree relatives and triple-negative breast cancer risk. Breast Cancer Research Treatment 2010 Sep 3. PMID: 20814817; PMC ID: 3059326.

Buist DSM, Abraham LA, Barlow WE, Krishnaraj A, Holdridge RC, Sickles EA, Carney PA, Kerlikowske K, Geller BM. Diagnosis of second breast cancer events after initial diagnosis of early-stage breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research Treatment, 2010 Aug 11. PMID: 20700648; PMC ID: 2976764.

Kerlikowske K, Cook A, Buist DSM, Cummings S, Vachon C, Vacek P, Miglioretti DL. Breast cancer risk by breast density, age, menopause, and postmenopausal hormone therapy use. JCO, 2010: Jul 19. PMID: 20644098; PMC ID: 2940400.

Taplin S, Abraham L, Geller B, Barlow WE, Buist D, Smith-Bindman R, Lehman C, Weaver D, Carney P, Yankaskas B. Effect of previous benign breast biopsy on the interpretive performance of subsequent screening mammography, J Natl Cancer Inst. 2010 Jul 21;102(14):1040-51. PMID: 20601590; PMC ID: 2907407.

Kerlikowske K. A call for evidence of benefits outweighing harms before implementing new technologies. (Editorial) Arch Intern Med, 2010;170:990-991. PMID: 20548014

Ichikawa LE, Barlow WE, Anderson ML, Taplin S Geller B, Brenner RJ. Time trends in radiologists' interpretive performance at screening mammography from the community-based Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium, 1996-2004, Radiology. 2010 Jul;256(1):74-82. PMID: 20505059; PMC ID: 2897687.

Phipps AI, Li CI, Kerlikowske K, Barlow WE, Buist DSM. Risk factors for ductal, lobular, and mixed ductal-lobular breast cancer in a screening population. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers and Prev, 2010;19(6);1643-54. PMID: 20501751; PMC ID: 2882996.

Phipps AI, Ichikawa L, Bowles EJA, Carney PA, Geller BM, Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL, Buist DSM. Defining menopausal status in epidemiologic studies: an applied comparison of multiple approaches. Maturitas, 2010;66:PMID: 20494530; PMC ID: 2922404

Elmore JE, Jackson S, Abraham L, Miglioretti DL, Carney PA, Geller B, Yankaskas B, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Osler N, Jarman, M, Rosenberg RD, Sickles E, Buist DSM. Radiologists' attitudes and use of mammography audit reports that are required by U.S. Congress. Academic Radiology, 2010;17(6):752-60. PMID: 20457418; PMC ID: 2894027.

Yankaskas BC. Haneuse S, Kapp JM, Kerlikowske K, Geller B, Buist DSM. Performance of first mammography examination in women younger Than 40 Years. JNCI, 2010;102. PMID: 20439838; PMC ID:2902813.

Aiello Bowles EJ, Sickles EA, Miglioretti, Carney PA, Elmore JG. Recommendation for short-interval follow-up exams after a probably benign assessment - Is clinical practice consistent with BI-RADS® guidance? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Apr;194(4):1152-9. PMID: 20308525; PMC ID: 2861652.

Laidevant AD, Malkov S, Flowers CI, Kerlikowske K, Shepherd JA. Compositional breast imaging using a dual-energy mammography protocol. Medical Physics, 2010;37(1):164-74. PMID: 20175478; PMC ID: 2801735

Chang CB, Lvoff NM, Leung JW, Brenner RJ, Joe BN, Tso HH, Sickles EA. Solitary dilated duct identified at mammography: outcomes analysis. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2010 Feb;194(2):378-82. PMID: 20093599




Malkov S, Wang J, Kerlikowske K, Cummings S, Shepherd JA. Single X-ray absorptiometry method for the quantitative mammographic measure of fibroglandular tissue volume. Medical Physics, 2009;36:5525-5536. PMID: 20095265; PMC ID: 2789112

Kerlikowske K. Evidence-based breast cancer prevention: the importance of individual risk. (Editorial) Ann Intern Med, 2009;151;750-752. PMID: 19920276

Venkatesan A, Chu P, Sickles E Kerlikowske K, Smith-Bindman R. Positive predictive value of specific mammography findings by reader and patient variables. Radiology, 2009;250:648-657. PMID: 19164116; PMC ID: 2680167.

 Cummings SR, Tice JA, Bauer S, Browner WS, Cuzik J, Ziv E, Vogel V, Shepherd J, Smith-Bindman R, Kerlikowske K. Prevention of breast cancer in postmenopausal women: approaches to estimating and reducing risk. JNCI 2009;101:384-398. PMID: 19276457; PMC ID: 2720698.

Elmore JE, Jackson S, Abraham L, Miglioretti DL, Carney PA, Geller B, Yankaskas B, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Rosenberg RD, Sickles E, Buist DSM.Variability in interpretive performance of screening mammography and radiologist characteristics associated with accuracy. Radiology, 2009; 253(3):641-651. PMID: 19864507; PMC ID: 2786197.

Miglioretti DL, Gard CC, Carney PA, Onega T, Buist DSM, Sickles EA, Kerlikowske K, Rosenberg RD, Yankaskas, BC, Geller BM, Elmore JG. When radiologists perform best: the learning curve in screening mammography interpretation. Radiology, 2009. Dec; 253(3):632-40. PMID: 19789234; PMC ID: 2786195.

Gallagher TH, Cook A, Brenner J, Carney PA, Miglioretti DL, Geller B, Kerlikowske K, Onega T, Rosenberg R, Yankaskas B, Elmore JG. Disclosing harmful mammography errors to patients. Radiology, 2009 Nov; 253(2):443-52. PMID: 19710002; PMC ID: 2770115.

 Menes T, Kerlikowske K, Jaffer S, Seger D, Miglioretti DL. Rates of atypical ductal hyperplasia have declined with less use of postmenopausal hormone treatment: findings from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers and Prev. 2009 Nov;18(11):2822-8. PMID: 19900937; PMC ID: 2920735.

Cook AJ, Elmore JG, Miglioretti DL, Sickles EA, Bowles EJ, Cutter GR, Carney PA. Decreased accuracy in interpretation of community-based screening mammography for women with multiple clinical risk factors. J Clin Epidemiol. 2009 Sep 8. PMID: 19744825. PMC ID: 2837135.

Jackson SL, Taplin SH, Sickles EA, Abraham L, Barlow WE, Carney PA, Geller B, Berns EA, Cutter GR, Elmore JG. Variability of interpretive accuracy among diagnostic mammography facilities. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2009 Jun 3;101(11):814-27. PMID: 19470953. PMC ID: 2689871.

 Abraham LA, Geller BM, Yankaskas BC, Bowles EJA, Karliner LS, Taplin SH, Miglioretti DL. Accuracy of self-reported breast cancer among women undergoing mammography. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment. 2009 Mar 20. PMID: 19301119; PMC ID: PMC2784159.



Kerlikowske K, Walker, R, Miglioretti DL, Desai A, Ballard-Barbash R, Buist DSM. Obesity, mammography use and accuracy, and advanced breast cancer risk. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2008;100:1724-1733. PMID: 19033562; PMC ID: 2734114.

Taplin S, Abraham L, Barlow WE, Fenton JJ, Berns EA, Carney PA, Cutter GR, Sickles EA, Carl D, Elmore JG. Mammography facility characteristics associated with interpretive accuracy of screening mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2008;100(12):876-87. PMID: 18544742; PMC ID: 2430588.

Goldman LE, Haneuse SJ, Miglioretti DL, Kerlikowske K, Buist DS, Yankaskas B, Smith-Bindman R; National Cancer Institute Sponsored Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium. An assessment of the quality of mammography care at facilities treating medically vulnerable populations. Med Care. 2008;46(7):701-8. PMID: 18580389; PMC ID 2674332.

Bowles EJ, Miglioretti DL, Sickles EA, Abraham L, Carney PA, Yankaskas BC, Elmore JG. Accuracy of short-interval follow-up mammograms by patient and radiologist characteristics. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2008 May;190(5):1200-8. PMID: 18430832

Tice JA, Cummings SR, Smith-Bindman R, Ichikawa L, Barlow WE, Kerlikowske K. Using Clinical Factors and Mammographic Breast Density to Estimate Breast Cancer Risk: Development and Validation of a New Predictive Model. Ann Intern Med 2008;148:337-347. PMID: 18316752

Smith-Bindman R, Miglioretti DL, Rosenberg RD, Reid RJ, Taplin SH, Geller BM, Kerlikowske K. Physician workload in mammography. AJR 2008;190:526-532. PMID: 18212242



Karliner LS, Kerlikowske K. Ethnic disparities in breast cancer. Women’s Health 2007;3:679-68. PMID: 19803977

Hwang ES, Miglioretti DL, Ballard-Barbash R, Weaver DL, Kerlikowske K. Breast density predicts subsequent contralateral invasive disease following treatment of ductal carcinoma in situ. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers and Prev 2007;16:2587-93

 Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL, Buist DSM, Walker R, Carney PA. Declines in invasive breast cancer and use of postmenopausal hormone therapy in a screening mammography population. JNCI 2007;99:1335-1339. PMID: 17698950

Miglioretti DL, Smith-Bindman R, Abraham L, Brenner RJ, Carney PA, Bowles EJ, Buist DS, Elmore JG. Radiologist characteristics associated with interpretive performance of diagnostic mammography. J Natl Cancer Inst. 2007;99(24):1854-63. PMID: 18073379

Leung JW, Sickles EA. Developing asymmetry identified on mammography: correlation with imaging outcome and pathologic findings. AJR 2007;188:667-75. PMID: 17312052

Kerlikowske K, Ichikawa L, Miglioretti DL, Buist DSM, Vacek PM, Smith-Bindman R, Yankaskas BC, Carney PA, Ballard-Barbash R. Longitudinal measurement of clinical mammographic breast density improves estimation of breast cancer risk. JNCI 2007;99:386-95. PMID: 17341730

Karliner LS, Nápoles-Springer A, Kerlikowske K, Haas JS, Kaplan CP. Missed opportunities: Family history and behavioral risk factors in breast cancer risk assessment among a multiethnic group of women. JGIM 2007;22:308-314. PMID: 17356960; PMC ID: 1824768.

Haas JS, Miglioretti DL, Geller BM, Buist DSM, Nelson DE, Kerlikowske K, Carney PA, Dash S, Breslau ES, Ballerd-Barbash R. Average household exposure to newspaper coverage about the harmful effects of hormone therapy and population-based Declines in hormone therapy use. JGIM 2007;22:68-73. PMID: 17351842; PMC ID: 1824785.

Carney PA, Abraham L, Miglioretti DL, Yabroff KR, Sickles EA, Buist DSM, Kasales CJ, Geller BM, Rosenberg RD, Dignan MB, Weaver DL, Kerlikowske K.Factors associated with imaging and procedural events used to detect breast cancer following screening mammography. AJR 2007;188:385-392. PMID: 17242246

Kerlikowske K. The mammogram that cried Wolfe. (Editorial) NEJM 2007;356:297-300. PMID: 17229958

Leung JW, Margolin FR, Dee KE, Jacobs RP, Denny SR, Schrumpf JD. Performance parameters for screening and diagnostic mammography in a community practice: are there differences between specialists and general radiologists? AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2007 Jan;188(1):236-41. PMID: 17179372



Rosenberg RD, Yankaskas B, Abraham L, Sickles EA, ,Lehman C, Geller BM, Carney PA, Kerlikowske K, Buist DSM, Weaver D, Barlow WE, Ballard-Barbash R. Performance Benchmarks for screening mammography. Radiology 2006; 241:55-66. PMID: 16990671

Geller BM, Ichikawa L, Buist DSM, Sickles EA, Carney PA, Yankaskas B, Dignan M, Kerlikowske K, Yarbroff R, Barlow WE, Rosenberg RD. Improving the concordance of mammography assessment and management recommendations. Radiology 2006; 241:67-75. PMID: 16990672

Barlow WE, White E, Ballard-Barbash R, Vacek PM, Titus-Ernstoff LT, Carney PA, Tice JA, Buist D, Geller BM, Rosenberg R, Yankaskas BC, Kerlikowske K.A prospective breast cancer risk prediction model among women undergoing screening mammography. JNCI 2006;98:1204-1214. PMID: 16954473

Haas JS, Geller BM, Miglioretti DL, Buist DSM, Nelson DE, Kerlikowske K, Carney PA, Breslau ES, Dash S, Canales MK, Ballerd-Barbash R. Changes in the newspaper coverage of hormone therapy with the release of new medical evidence. JGIM 2006;21:304-309. PMID: 16499542; PMC ID: 1484740.

Shepherd JA, Herve L, Landau J, Fan B, Kerlikowske K, Cummings SR. Clinical comparison of a novel breast DXA technique to mammographic densityof mammographic breast density. Medical Physics 2006;33:1490-98. PMID: 16752583

Smith-Bindman R, Quale C, Chu PW, Rosenberg RD, Kerlikowske K. Can Medicare billing claims data be used to assess mammography utilization among women aged 65 and older? Medical Care, 2006;44:463-70. PMID: 16641665

Smith-Bindman R, Miglioretti DL, Lurie N, Abraham L, Ballard-Barbash R, Strzelczyk J, Dignan M Barlow WE, Beasley CM, Kerlikowske K. Does utilization of screening mammography explain racial and ethnic differences in breast cancer? Ann Intern Med 2006;144:541-553. PMID: 16618951

Weaver DL, Rosenberg RD, Barlow WE, Ichikawa L, Carney PA, Kerlikowske K, Buist DSM, Geller BM, Key CR, Maygarden SJ. Ballard-Barbash R. Pathologic findings from the Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium: population-based outcomes in women undergoing biopsy after screening mammography. Cancer 2006;106:732-742. PMID: 16411214

Kaplan CP, Haas JS, Perez-Stable EJ, Somkin C, Gregorich S, Des Jarlais G, Kerlikowske K. Breast cancer risk reduction options: awareness, discussion, and use among women from four ethnic groups. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers and Prev 2006;15:162-166. PMID: 16434605



Haas JS, Kaplan CP, Des Jarlais G, Gildengoin V, Perez-Stable EJ, Kerlikowske K. Perceived risk of breast cancer among women at average and increased risk. J Women's Health 2005;14:845-51. PMID: 16313212

Tice JA, Cummings SR, Ziv E, Kerlikowske K. Mammographic breast density and the Gail Model for Breast Cancer Risk Prediction in a Screening Population. Breast Cancer Res Treat 2005; 94:155-122. PMID: 16261410

Des Jarlais G, Kaplan CP, Haas JS, Gregorich S, Perez-Stable EJ, Kerlikowske K. Factors Affecting participation in a telephone survey among women from four racial/ethnic groups. Prev Med 2005;41:720-727. PMID: 15936066

Kerlikowske K, Creasman J, Leung J, Smith-Bindman R, Ernster VL. Differences in screening mammography outcomes among White, Chinese, and Filipino women . Arch Intern Med 2005;165:1862-68. PMID: 16157830

Haas JS, Kaplan CP, Brawarsky P, Kerlikowske K. Evaluation and outcomes of women with a breast lump and normal mammogram results. JGIM 2005;20:692-696. PMID: 16050876; PMC ID: 1490178.

Sickles EA, Miglioretti DL, Ballard-Barbash R, Geller BM, Leung JWT, Rosenberg RD, Smith-Bindman R, Yankaskas BC. Performance benchmarks for diagnostic mammography. Radiology 2005;235:775-790. PMID: 15914475

Shepherd JA, Herve L, Landau J, Fan B, Kerlikowske K, Cummings SR. Novel use of single x-ray absorptiometry for measuring breast density. Technol Cancer Res Treat 2005;4:173-82. PMID: 15773786

Smith-Bindman R, Ballard-Barbash R, Patnick J, Kerlikowske K. Comparing the performance of mammography screening mammography in the United States and the United Kingdom. J Med Screen 2005;12:50-54. PMID: 15814020

Smith-Bindman R, Chu PW, Quale C, Miglioretti DL Rosenberg RD, Cutter G, Geller B, Bacchettii P, Sickles EA, Kerlikowske K. Physician predictors of mammographic accuracy. JNCI 2005;97:358-67. PMID: 15741572

Kerlikowske K, Shepherd J, Creasman J, Tice JA, Ziv E, Cummings SR. Are breast density and bone mineral density independent risk factors for breast cancer? JNCI 2005;97:368-74. PMID: 15741573

Yankaskas BC, Taplin SH, Ichikawa L, Geller BM, Rosenberg R, Carney PA, Kerlikowske K, Ballard-Barbash R, Cutter G, Barlow WE. Association between mammography timing and measures of screening performance in the U.S. Radiology 2005;234:363-373. PMID: 15670994

Kerlikowske K, Smith-Bindman R, Lynn A, Lehman C, Yankaskas BC, Ballard-Barbash R, Barlow WE, Voeks J, Geller BM, Carney PA, Yankaskas BC, Sickles EA. Breast cancer yield for screening mammographic examinations with recommendation for short-interval follow-up. Radiology 2005;234:684-692. PMID: 15734926



White E, Miglioretti D, Yankaskas BC, Geller BM, Rosenberg RD, Kerlikowske K, Saba L, Vacek PM, Carney PA, Buist DS, Oestricher N, Barlow W, Ballard-Barbash R, Taplin SH. Biennial versus annual mammography and the risk of late-stage breast cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst 2004 Dec 15;96(24):1832-9. PMID: 15601639

Ziv E, Tice J, Smith-Bindman R, Shepherd JA, Cummings SR, Kerlikowske K. Mammographic density and estrogen receptor status of breast cancer. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers and Prev 2004;13:2090-2095. PMID: 15598766

Miglioretti DL, Rutter CM, Geller BM, Cutter G, Barlow WE, Rosenberg R, Weaver DL, Taplin SH, Ballard-Barbash R, Carney PA, Yankaskas BC, Kerlikowske K. Effect of breast augmentation on the accuracy of mammography and cancer characteristics. JAMA. 2004;291:442-450. PMID: 14747501 

Haas JS, Kaplan CP, Gerstenberger EP, Kerlikowske K. Changes in the Use of Post-Menopausal Hormone Therapy with the Publication of Clinical Trial Results. Ann Intern Med, 2004;140:184-8. PMID: 14757616



Smith-Bindman R, Chu PW, Miglioretti DL, Sickles EA, Blanks R, Ballard-Barbash R, Bobo JK, Lee NC, Wallis MG, Patnick J, Kerlikowske K. Comparison of screening mammography in the United States and the United Kingdom. JAMA 2003;290:2129-2137. PMID: 14570948

Kerlikowske K, Smith-Bindman R, Ljung Britt-Marie, Grady D. Evaluation of abnormal mammography results and palpable breast abnormalities. Ann Intern Med, 2003;139: 274-284. PMID: 12965983

Ziv E, Shepherd JA, Smith-Bindman R, Kerlikowske K. Mammographic breast density and family history of breast cancer. JNCI 2003;95:556-558. PMID: 12671024

Kerlikowske K, Miglioretti DL, Ballard-Barbash R, Weaver DL, Buist DSM, Barlow WE, Cutter G, Geller BM, Yankaskas B, Taplin, SH, Carney PA. Prognostic characteristics of breast cancer among postmenopausal hormone users in a screened population. JCO 2003;21:4314-4321. PMID: 14645420

Kerlikowske K, Molinaro A, Cha I, Ljung BM, Ernster VL, Stewart K, Chew K, Moore DH, Waldman F. Characteristics associated with recurrence among women with ductal carcinoma in situ treated by lumpectomy. JNCI 2003;95:1692-1702. PMID: 14625260

Kerlikowske K, Smith-Bindman R, Sickles EA. Short-interval follow-up mammography: Are we doing the right thing? (editorial) JNCI 2003;95:418-419. PMID: 12644528

Geller, BM, Kerlikowske K, Carney PA, Abraham LA, Yankaskas BC, Taplin SH, Ballard-Barbash R, Dignan MB, Rosenberg R, Urban N, Barlow WE.Mammography surveillance following breast cancer. Breast Cancer Research and Treatment 2003;81:107-115. PMID: 14572153

Carney PA, Miglioretti DL, Yankaskas B, Kerlikowske K, Rosenberg R, Rutter C, Geller, BM, Abraham LA, Dignan MB, Cutter G, Ballard-Barbash R. Individual and combined effects of age, breast density and hormone replacement therapy use on the accuracy of screening mammography. Ann Intern Med 2003;138:168-75. PMID: 12558355



Burnside E, Sickles EA, Sohlich R, Dee KE. The differential value of comparison with previous examinations in diagnostic versus screening mammography. AJR 2002;179:1173-7. PMID: 12388494

Geller B, Barlow WE, Ballard-Barbash R, Ernster V, Yankaskas B, Sickles EA, Carney PA, Dignan MB, Rosenberg R, Urban N, Zheng Y, Taplin SH. Use of the American College of Radiology BI-RADS to report on the mammographic evaluation of women with signs and symptoms of breast disease. Radiology 2002;222:536-42. PMID: 11818625

Ernster VL, Ballard-Barbash R, Barlow WE, Zheng Y, Weaver D, Cutter G, Yankaskas B, Rosenberg R, Carney PA, Kerlikowske K, Taplin S, Urban N, Geller B. Detection of DCIS in women undergoing screening mammography. JNCI. 2002;94:1546-54. PMID: 12381707

Prevrhal S., Shepherd JA, Smith-Bindman R, Cummings SR, Kerlikowske K. Accuracy of mammographic breast density analysis: results of formal operator training. Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers and Prevention. 2002;11:1389-1393. PMID: 12433716

Barlow WE, Lehman CD, Zheng Y, Ballard-Barbash R, Yankaskas B, Cutter G, Carney PA, Geller BM, Rosenberg, R, Kerlikowske K, Weaver D, Taplin SH.Performance of diagnostic mammography for women with signs or symptoms of breast cancer. JNCI. 2002;94:1151-1159. PMID: 12165640

Shepherd JA, Kerlikowske K, Smith-Bindman R, Genant HK, Cummings SR. Can dual X-ray absorptiometry accurately and precisely measure breast density? Radiology. 2002;223:554-557. PMID: 11997567

Taplin S, Ichikawa L, Kerlikowske K, Ernster V, Rosenberg R, Yankaskas B, Carney P, Geller B, Urban N, Dignan M, Ballard-Barbash R, Sickles EA.Concordance of Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System assessments and management recommendations in screening mammography. Radiology 2002;222:529-35. PMID: 11818624

Sickles EA, Wolverton DE, Dee KE. Performance parameters for screening and diagnostic mammography: specialist and general radiologists. Radiology 2002; 224:861-869. PMID: 12202726

Sohlich R, Sickles EA, Burnside E, Dee KE. Interpreting data from audits when screening and diagnostic mammography outcomes are combined. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2002 Mar;178(3):681-6. PMID: 11856698



Dee KE, Sickles EA. Medical audit of diagnostic mammography examinations: comparison with screening outcomes obtained concurrently. AJR 2001;176(3):729-33. PMID: 11222214

Haas J, Kaplan C, McMillan A, Esserman L. Does timely assessment affect the anxiety associated with an abnormal mammogram result? J Womens Health Gend Based Med 2001;10:599-606. PMID: 11559457



Ernster V, Barclay JB, Kerlikowske K, Wilkie H, Ballard-Barbash R. Mortality Among Women with Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast in the Population-based Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results Program. Arch Intern Med 2000;160(7):953-8. PMID: 10761960

Haas JS, Cook EF, Puopolo AL, Burstin HR, Brennan TA. Differences in the Quality of Care for Women with an Abnormal Mammogram or Breast Complaint. J Gen Intern Med 2000;15(5):321-8. PMID: 10840267.

Margolin FR, Leung J, Jacobs RP, Denny SR. Percutaneous imaging-guided core breast biopsy: 5 years' experience in a community hospital. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2001;177:559-64. PMID: 11517047


Hunt KA, Sickles EA. Effect of Obesity on Screening Mammography: Outcomes Analysis of 88,346 Consecutive Examinations. AJR 2000;174(5):1251-5. PMID: 10789771ikowske K. Breast Cancer Screening. In Women and Health. San Diego: Academic Press, 2000.

Kerlikowske K, Ernster VL. Women Should Be Fully Informed of the Potential Benefits and Harms Before Screening Mammography. West J Med 2000;173:313-14. PMID: 11069863.

Kinkel K, Helbich TH, Esserman LJ, Barclay J, Schwerin EH, Sickles EA, Hylton NM. Dynamic High-spatial-resolution MR Imaging of Suspicious Breast Lesions: Diagnostic Criteria and Interobserver Variability. AJR 2000;175(1):35-43. PMID: 10882243

Leung JW, Sickles EA. Multiple Bilateral Masses Detected on Screening Mammography: Assessment of Need for Recall Imaging. AJR 2000;175(1):23-9. PMID: 10882241

Pearson KL, Sickles EA, Frankel SD, Leung JW. Efficacy of Step-oblique Mammography for Confirmation and Localization of Densities Seen on Only One Standard Mammographic View. AJR 2000;174(3):745-52. PMID: 10701619

Kerlikowske K, Carney P, Geller B, Mandelson MT, Taplin S, Malvin K, Ernster V, Urban N, Cutter G, Rosenberg R, Ballard-Barbash R. Performance of screening mammography among women with and without a first-degree relative with breast cancer. Ann Intern Med 2000;133:855-863. PMID: 11103055

Sickles EA. Successful Methods to Reduce False-positive Mammography Interpretations. Radiol Clin North Am 2000;38(4):693-700. PMID: 10943271

Smith-Bindman R, Kerlikowske K, Gebretsadik T, Newman J. Is Screening Mammography Effective in Elderly Women? Am J Med 2000;108(2):112-19. PMID: 11126304

Waldman FM, DeVries S, Chew K, Moore D, Kerlikowske K, Ljung BM. Chromosomal Alterations of Ductal Carcinomas In Situ and Their In Situ Recurrences. J Natl Cancer Inst 2000;92:313-20. PMID: 10675380

Warren Burhenne LJ, Wood SA, D'Orsi CJ, Feig SA, Kopans DB, O'Shaughnessy KF, Sickles EA, Tabar L, Vyborny CJ, Castellino RA. Potential Contribution of Computer-aided Detection to the Sensitivity of Screening Mammography. Radiology 2000;215(2):554-62. PMID: 10796939



Ernster VL. Prophylactic Mastectomy in Women with a High Risk of Breast Cancer [letter; comment]. N Engl J Med 1999;340(23):1838; discussion 1839. PMID: 10366320


Ernster V, Kerlikowske K. Breast Cancer Screening. Lancet 1999;354:947.

Hunt KA, Rosen EL, Sickles EA. Outcome Analysis for Women Undergoing Annual Versus Biennial Screening Mammography: a Review of 24,211 Examinations. AJR 1999;173:285-9. PMID: 10430120

Kerlikowske K. Mammograms. In Encarta Encyclopedia. Redmond: Microsoft, 1999.

Kerlikowske K, Salzmann P, Phillips KA, Cauley JA, Cummings SR. Continuing Screening Mammography in Women Aged 70 to 79 Years Impact on Life Expectancy and Cost-effectiveness. J Am Med Assoc 1999;282:2156-63. PMID: 10591338

Rosen EL, Sickles E, Keating D. Ability of Mammography to Reveal Nonpalpable Breast Cancer in Women with Palpable Breast Masses. AJR 1999;172:309-12. PMID: 9930773

Sickles EA. Probably Benign Breast Lesions: When Should Follow-up be Recommended and What is the Optimal Follow-up Protocol? Editorial. Radiology 1999;213:11-12. PMID: 10540635



Ernster VL. Ernster Responds (Invited reply to commentary). Am J Public Health 1998;88:834-5.

Ernster VL. Ernster Replies (letter). Am J Public Health 1998;88:841-2.

Kerlikowske K, Grady D, Barclay J, Frankel S, Ominsky S, Sickles E, Ernster V. Variability and Accuracy in Mammographic Interpretation Using the American College of Radiology Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System. J Natl Cancer Inst 1998;90:1801-9. PMID: 9839520

Phillips KA, Kerlikowske K, Baker LC, Chang SW, Brown ML. Factors Associated with Women's Adherence to Mammography Screening Guidelines. Health Serv Res 1998;33:29-53. PMID: 9566176

Smith-Bindman R, Kerlikowske K. Is There a Downside to Elderly Women Undergoing Screening Mammography? J Natl Cancer Inst 1998;90:1322-3. PMID: 9747859



Ernster VL, Barclay J. Increases in Ductal Carcinoma in Situ (Dcis) of the Breast in Relation to Mammography: A Dilemma. Monographs J Natl Cancer Inst 1997;22:151-6. PMID: 9709292

Ernster VL. Mammography Screening for Women Aged 40 Through 49--a Guidelines Saga and a Clarion Call for Informed Decision Making. Am J Public Health 1997;87:1103-6. PMID: 9240097

Ernster V. Epidemiology and Natural History of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ. In M. Silverstein (ed.) Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast. Williams & Wilkins, 1997;23-33.

Kerlikowske KM. Efficacy of Screening Mammography: Relative and Absolute Benefit. Monographs J Natl Cancer Inst 1997;22:79-86. PMID: 9709281

Kerlikowske KM, Barclay J. Outcomes of Modern Screening Mammography. Monographs J Natl Cancer Inst 1997;22:105-11. PMID: 9709285

Kerlikowske K, Barclay J, Grady D, Sickles EA, and Ernster V. Comparison of Risk Factors for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ and Invasive Breast Cancer. J Natl Cancer Inst 1997;89:76-82. PMID: 8978410

Salzmann P, Kerlikowske K, Phillips K. Cost-effectiveness of Extending Screening Mammography Programs to Include Women 40-49. Ann Intern Med 1997;127:955-65. PMID: 9412300

Sickles EA. Breast Cancer Screening Outcomes in Women Ages 40-49: Clinical Experience with Service Screening Using Modern Mammography. Monographs Natl Cancer Inst 1997;22:99-104. PMID: 9709284



Ernster VL. Screening Mammography for Women under 50: Considerations for Fully Informed Decision Making. Women's Health: Research on Gender, Behavior, and Policy 1996;2:255-8. PMID: 9453858

Ernster VL, Kerlikowske. Detection and Treatment of Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast (letter). J Am Med Assoc 1996;276:870-1.

Ernster VL, Barclay J, Kerlikowske K, Grady D, Henderson, Ic. Incidence and Treatment for Ductal Carcinoma In Situ of the Breast in the United States. J Am Med Assoc 1996;275:913-18. PMID: 8598618

Kerlikowske K, Grady D, Barclay J, Sickles EA, Ernster V. Effect of Age, Breast Density, and Family History on the Sensitivity of First Screening Mammography? J Am Med Assoc 1996;276:33-8. PMID: 8667536

Kerlikowske K, Grady D, Barclay J, Sickles EA, Ernster V. Likelihood Ratios for Modern Screening Mammography. J Am Med Assoc 1996;276:39-43. PMID: 8667537

Kerlikowske K. Timeliness of Follow-up after Abnormal Screening Mammography. Breast Cancer Res Treat 1996;40:53-64. PMID: 8888152

Wolverton DE, Sickles EA. Clinical Outcome of Doubtful Mammographic Findings. AJR 1996;167:1041-5. PMID: 8819409



Brown ML, Houn F, Sickles EA, Kessler LG. Screening Mammography in Community Practice: Positive Predictive Value of Abnormal Findings and Yield of Follow-up Diagnostic Procedures. AJR 1995;165:1373-7. PMID: 7484568

Curpen BN, Sickles EA, Sollitto RA, Ominsky SH, Galvin HB, Frankel SD. The Comparative Value of Mammographic Screening for Women 40-49 Years Old Versus Women 50-64 Years Old. AJR 1995;164:1099-1103. PMID: 7717212

Faulk RM, Sickles EA, Sollitto RA, Ominsky SH, Galvin HB, Frankel SD. Clinical Efficacy of Mammographic Screening in the Elderly. Radiology 1995;194:193-7. PMID: 7997552

Frankel SD, Sickles EA, Curpen BN, Sollitto RA, Ominsky SH, Galvin HB. Initial Versus Subsequent Screening Mammography: Comparison of Findings and their Prognostic Significance. AJR 1995;164:1107-9. PMID: 7717214

Kerlikowske K, Grady D, Ernster V. Benefit of Mammography Screening in Women Ages 40-49 Years: Current Evidence from Randomized Controlled Trials [letter]. Cancer 1995;76(9):1679-81. PMID: 8635076

Sickles EA. Management of Probably Benign Breast Lesions. Radiol Clin North Am 1995;33:1123-30. PMID: 7480660