Mammography

mammography, women's health
News | Breast Imaging | August 25, 2015
A California software company, www.YourScan.org, has put out a call to women wh
PACS
News | PACS | August 24, 2015
Carilion Clinic, headquartered in Roanoke, Va., consists of seven hospitals and provides health care services for one
Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium, risk model, accuracy, UCSF, malignancy
News | Women's Health | August 20, 2015
A national risk model that gauges a woman’s chance of developing breast cancer has been refined to give a more accurate...
ACR, SBI, Congress, PALS Act, Protecting Access to Lifesaving Screenings
News | Mammography | August 11, 2015
The American College of Radiology (ACR) and the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI) are encouraging congressional leaders...
Videos | Imaging | August 07, 2015
ITN Editor Dave Fornell shares his choices for some of the most innovative new technology on the show floor at the 20
Videos | Imaging | August 07, 2015
Interview with Dave Fox, AHRA president, and president of the North Campus, system vice president of statewide networ
Videos | Breast Imaging | July 29, 2015
During the American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) 57th annual meeting in Anaheim, Calif., graduate stu
News | Women's Health | July 21, 2015
Researchers at the University of Virginia (UVA) Health System have demonstrated that automated volumetric...
breast cancer screening, Angelina Jolie, Kami Kosenko, North Carolina State
News | Women's Health | July 21, 2015
Angelina Jolie received widespread media attention in 2013 when she told the public that she'd tested positive for...
Feature | Women's Health | July 16, 2015
Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. has submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) the first module of...
Planmed, Planmed Clarity 3D, DBT, digital breast tomosynthesis
News | Women's Health | July 08, 2015
Planmed introduces a new mammography unit, Planmed Clarity 3D, which utilizes advanced digital breast tomosynthesis (...
mammography, benefits overestimated, Royal Society of Medicine, breast cancer
Feature | Women's Health | July 08, 2015
An in-depth review of randomized trials on screening for various cancers, published in the Journal of the Royal Society...
iCAD, iReveal, breast density module, Advanced Mammography Platform, AMP
Technology | Women's Health | July 07, 2015
iCAD Inc. announced the launch of the iReveal breast density module as the latest addition to the company's PowerLook...

In the screening 2-D mammogram (left image), there is a possible lesion in the central breast, but its margins are difficult to assess. Using tomosynthesis this can be clearly seen to be a spiculated mass, and almost certainly a malignancy.

Feature | Women's Health | July 06, 2015 | Melinda Taschetta-Millane and Dave Fornell
Just a few short years ago, the only options for breast imaging were 2-D mammography, but thanks to rapidly advancing...
Blog | June 26, 2015
Call-backs have always been a problem in mammography. They are a source of worry, added discomfort, well-founded...
VuComp, M-Vu CAD, structured reporting, SR, digital breast tomosynthesis
News | June 25, 2015
VuComp announced the successful completion of the development of structured reporting (SR) for computer-aided detection...
Dense breast tissue
News | June 25, 2015
Governor Jack Markell has just signed Delaware's Breast Density Notification Act (SB 37) into law. Delaware becomes the...
aycan, Mammography Workstation, Eizo monitors

Image courtesy of aycan Medical Systems

Technology | June 24, 2015
aycan announced the launch of their new mammography workstation optimized for use with Eizo monitors, including the new...
early-stage breast cancer, metastatic, guidelines, CMAJ, University of Ottawa
Feature | June 24, 2015
Most women with early-stage breast cancer will undergo imaging to determine if the cancer has metastasized, despite...
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