Choosing Wisely lists were recently published by the American Society of Breast Surgeons and the Society of Surgical Oncology. Both organizations included recommendations related to MRIs for breast cancer screening:
The American Society of Breast Surgeons states:
- Don’t routinely order breast MRI in new breast cancer patients.
From the Society of Surgical Oncology:
- Don’t routinely use breast MRI for breast cancer screening in average risk women.