Mammography

Mammography is a breast imaging technique that uses X-rays to diagnose and locate tumors of the breasts.

  • Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, and attending radiologist, Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, explains the details of a new study showing the benefits of mammography in elderly women at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)...

  • Women age 75 years and older should continue to get screening mammograms because of the comparatively high incidence of breast cancer found in this age group, according to a new study. The study was presented at the 2018 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Nov. 25...

  • The Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) was enacted to improve the quality of mammography and ensure that all women across the country can count on receiving a mammogram that meets quality standards. The MQSA program has many components, and here the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

  • iCAD announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of its latest artificial intelligence (AI) software solution, PowerLook Density Assessment Version 3.4. The software is compatible with iCAD’s digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) platform on both GE and Hologic mammography systems,...

  • ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Karen Hou, M.D., breast radiologist at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital in Winfield, Ill., about the hospital's use of new technology and innovative practices.

RSNA Study Shows Real-Time Indicator Improves Mammographic Compression
News | Mammography | December 12, 2018

December 12, 2018 — Sigmascreening recently announced that more than 100,000...

Massachusetts Superior Court Grants Hologic Preliminary Injunction in Trade Secrets Lawsuits
News | Mammography | December 12, 2018

December 12, 2018 — A Massachusetts Superior Court granted a preliminary injunction in lawsuits by Hologic against...

Videos | Mammography | December 10, 2018

Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, and attending...

FDA Clears iCAD's ProFound AI for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Technology | Mammography | December 07, 2018

December 7, 2018 — iCAD Inc. announced clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for their latest,...

Fujifilm Collaborates With Lunit on AI Pilot Project
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 05, 2018

December 5, 2018 —  Fujifilm Medical Systems USA Inc. announced a joint collaboration with Korean-based medical...

ScreenPoint Medical and Volpara Partner to Bring AI to Breast Imaging Clinics
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — ScreenPoint Medical has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Volpara Health...

ScreenPoint Medical Receives FDA Clearance for Transpara Mammography AI Solution
Technology | Computer-Aided Detection Software | November 28, 2018

November 28, 2018 — ScreenPoint Medical announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food & Drug...

Women Benefit From Mammography Screening Beyond Age 75
News | Mammography | November 26, 2018

November 26, 2018 — Women age 75 years and older should continue to get screening...

Novarad Debuts NovaMG-Pro Mammography Software at RSNA 2018
News | Mammography Reporting Software | November 25, 2018

November 25, 2018 — Novarad Corp. announced new...

FujiFilm featured its artificial intelligence (AI) lab at RSNA 2018. #RSNA #RSNA2018 #RSNA18

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the hottest topic this year at RSNA 2018. FujiFilm featured an AI lab in its booth. 

Sponsored Content | Blog | RSNA | November 25, 2018 | Greg Frieherr

One force behind the development of products on the...

Volpara Solutions Showcases Latest VolparaEnterprise Software Tools at RSNA
News | Mammography | November 21, 2018

November 21, 2018 — Volpara Solutions Inc. will showcase its latest...

Lunit Unveiling AI-Based Mammography Solution at RSNA 2018
News | Mammography | November 15, 2018

November 15, 2018 — Medical ...

Breast Density Advocate Nancy M. Cappello Passes Away

Nancy Cappello. Image courtesy of AreYouDense.org.

News | Breast Density | November 15, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

November 15, 2018 — Imaging Technology News extends its condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Nancy M...

Deaconess Health System Chooses Sectra as Enterprise Imaging Vendor
News | Enterprise Imaging | November 02, 2018

November 2, 2018 — International medical imaging...

Volpara Enterprise Cloud Reaches 1 Million Mammograms Stored
News | Mammography | October 31, 2018

October 31, 2018 — Volpara Solutions announced that the data stored in the Volpara Enterprise cloud now exceeds 1...

Etta Pisano Named American College of Radiology Chief Research Officer
News | Radiology Business | October 25, 2018

October 25, 2018 — Breast imaging research pioneer Etta Pisano, M.D., FACR, has been named...

DenseBreast-info.org Launches Patient Education Video Series
News | Breast Density | October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018 — DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced the release of "Let's Talk About Dense Breasts," a series...

Explaining the Mammography Quality Standards Act
Feature | Mammography | October 16, 2018

October 16, 2018 — The Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) was enacted to improve the quality of...

iCAD Announces Positive Clinical Results for Artificial Intelligence Tomosynthesis Technology
News | Mammography | October 11, 2018

October 11, 2018 — iCAD Inc. announced positive...