Liane E Philpotts MD

Professor of Diagnostic Radiology; Chief, Breast Imaging

Departments & Organizations

Yale Medical Group

Office of Student ResearchCancer Center, Yale: Breast Cancer ProgramDiagnostic Radiology: Breast Imaging; Clinical Radiology

Research Interests

Improvements in breast biopsy; Patient management more...


  • M.D., McGill University, 1988

Selected Publications

  • Melissa A. Durand, MD, Brian M. Haas, MD, Xiaopan Yao, PhD, Jaime L. Geisel, MD, Madhavi Raghu, MD, Regina J. Hooley, MD, Laura J. Horvath, MD, Liane E. Philpotts, MD. Early Clinical Experience with Digital Breast Tomosynthesis for Screening Mammography. Radiology, published ahead of print. Sept. 2014.
  • Geisel, Jaime L., and Liane E. Philpotts. "Breast Tomosynthesis: a Replacement or an Adjunct to Conventional Diagnostic Mammography?.”Current Breast Cancer Reports (2014): 1-6.
  • Rafferty EA, Park JM, Philpotts LE, Poplack SP, Sumkin JH, Halpern EF, Niklason LT. Diagnostic accuracy and recall rates for digital mammography and digital mammography combined with one-view and two-view tomosynthesis: results of an enriched reader study. AJR Am J Roentgenol. 2014 Feb;202(2):273-81



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