Research

Duke Breast Imaging participates in a wide variety of research studies and clinical trials. You may be approached during your visit about participating in ongoing studies.

Current clinical trials in progress

Digital Tomosynthesis Mammography and Digital Mammography in Screening Patients for Breast Cancer(TMIST)

Site Principal Investigator - Dr. Lars Grimm

Breast cancer screening trial comparing digital breast tomosynthesis with 2D mammography. More information can be seen here.

Comparison of Operative to Monitoringand Endocrine Therapy Trial For Low Risk DCIS (COMET)

Principal Investigator – Dr. Shelley Hwang

Trial comparing standard of care surgery to close clinical follow up for select women with low risk DCIS. More information can be seen here.