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Online Resources for Patients

Dense Breast-info: An Education Coalition
http://densebreast-info.org/patients.aspx
DenseBreast-info.org™ is an information resource focused on providing education about dense breast tissue to both patients and health care professionals. This website also includes a Patient Risk Checklist. Patients can print, complete and review this document with their health care provider to better understand their individual breast cancer risk.

Mammography Saves Lives
http://www.mammographysaveslives.org/
The American College of Radiology (ACR) provides this web site to patients as a general information resource on breast imaging.

Breast Density and Your Mammogram Report
http://www.cancer.org/acs/groups/content/@editorial/documents/document/acspc-039989.pdf
The American Cancer Society prepared an information sheet to address questions about breast density seen on a mammogram report.

Are you Dense?
www.areyoudenseadvocacy.org
This organization advocates for and supports state and federal legislative and regulatory efforts to: 1) standardize the communication of dense breast tissue to women; and 2) increase access to reliable breast screening technologies for women with dense breast tissue.

Michigan Breast Density Notification Flyer
MIdensebreasts.org Flyer (PDF)
The flyer gives a brief explanation of the law and lists additional online resources.