Mammography

Harvard Women's Health Watch, USPSTF mammography guidelines
News | Mammography | February 05, 2016
The January 2015 Harvard Women’s Health Watch discusses the new mammography guidelines from the U.S. Preventive...
LifeImage, Mammosphere, mammography image exchange network, acquisition
News | Breast Imaging | January 26, 2016
lifeIMAGE announced that it has acquired Mammosphere, the leading national medical exchange network specializing in...
New Hampshire, breast density inform bill, January
News | Breast Density | January 19, 2016
New Hampshire has joined the group of states contemplating a breast density inform law following the introduction of a...
USPSTF, mammography screening recommendations, Georgetown University, Consolidated Appropriations Act
News | Mammography | January 18, 2016
January 18, 2016 — Two Georgetown University professors say a section of the recently passed Congressional spending b
mammography screening, average risk women, age 50, biennial, Georgetown
News | Mammography | January 15, 2016
Six independent research teams examining breast cancer screening intervals unanimously found that mammography screening...
Volpara, Density Maps, breast density measurement, FDA clearance
News | Breast Density | January 15, 2016
Volpara Solutions announced that it has received a new 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food & Drug Administration (...
digital mammography, age 50, risks, radiation-induced breast cancer, Annals of Internal Medicine
News | Mammography | January 14, 2016
Starting breast cancer screening at age 50 and undergoing digital mammography every other year may reduce a woman's...
breast density, evaluation, BI-RADS, unreliable, UC Davis study
News | Breast Density | January 13, 2016
A systematic review of scientific literature on dense breasts by researchers at the University of California (UC) Davis...
UC Davis study, digital mammography, safety, radiation risk
News | Mammography | January 12, 2016
In a comprehensive modeling study, researchers from the University of California Davis and other institutions have...
USPSTF, breast cancer screening recommendations, ACR, SBI
News | Mammography | January 12, 2016
The American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) have released a statement against the...
breast cancer screening, digital mammography, false positives, younger women, clinicl study, Annals of Internal Medicine
News | Mammography | January 12, 2016
False-positive results and additional imaging are common among younger women and women with risk factors for breast...
USPSTF, final recommendations, breast cancer screening
News | Mammography | January 11, 2016
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) published a final recommendation statement on breast cancer screening...
Vermont, breast density inform law, mammograms, dense breast tissue
News | Breast Density | January 08, 2016
January 8, 2016 — The Vermont state Senate introduced a bill this week that would mandate healthcare facilities to sh
mammography, elderly, Florida Atlantic University, study, benefits
News | Mammography | January 07, 2016
A new study indicates that black and white women ages 75 to 84 who had an annual mammogram had lower 10-year breast...
News | Mammography | December 23, 2015
Volumetric breast density measurement will aid in more accurate cancer risk-stratification, allow more reliable studies...
ACR, House, PALS Act, Consolidated Appropriations Act, mammography, MPPR rollback
News | Business | December 22, 2015
The American College of Radiology (ACR) applauded the U.S. House of Representatives for including access to imaging...
automated volumetric breast density, clinical studies, interval breast cancer, risk predictor, RSNA 2015

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News | Breast Imaging | December 11, 2015
Researchers from Elizabeth Wende Breast Care (EWBC) demonstrated the importance of automated volumetric breast density...
mammography breast density

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News | Clinical Study | December 10, 2015
Women with a history of a false-positive mammogram result may be at increased risk of developing breast cancer for up...
News | Women's Health | December 07, 2015
iCAD, Inc. featured its latest solutions for advanced image analysis and workflow tools for the early identification of...
breast density, mammography, independent risk factor, RSNA 2015

Four different categories of breast density: fatty (top left), scattered fibroglandular (top right), heterogeneously dense (bottom left) and extremely dense (bottom right).

News | Breast Density | December 02, 2015
Breast density may not be a strong independent factor for breast cancer risk, according to a new study presented at the...
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