Mammography Systems

breast density law ohio

Ohio Governor John Kasich signed Ohio’s breast density inform bill into law (HB 394, Section 3702.40). Ohio becomes the 20th state to enact such a bill, which requires healthcare providers to inform women if they have dense breast tissue, which ma...

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Mammography Saves Lives (MSL) is a public service campaign, which includes TV and radio public service announcements (PSAs) to encourage women, 40 and older, to get a regular mammogram and helps them find an accredited center near them.

New technology and better screening strategies can lower the rate of false-positive results, which impose a substantial financial and psychological burden on women. The many misperceptions about breast cancer screening options and risks,...

August 14, 2014 — Mammography-detected breast cancer is associated with a shift to earlier stage diagnosis in older women, subsequently reducing the rate of more advanced, difficult-to-treat cases, according to a new study published online in the...

BioZorb, Focal Therapeutics, breast cancer, Schonholz, conference
A Noble Hospital breast surgeon's work with a new device that improves treatment of breast cancers will be featured later this month at a prestigious...
Georgia Kentucky, breast density inform laws, mammography, women's healthcare
State legislatures in Georgia and Kentucky both introduced bills last week that would require physicians to notify women about dense breast tissue and its...
mammography, breast cancer, computer aided detection, image analysis
Researchers at the University of Oklahoma have developed an image-analysis technique that is designed to improve breast cancer detection and diagnosis.
BroadcastMed Inc. and Mercy Health present Jamie Caughran, M.D., FACS, fellowship trained breast surgeon at Mercy Health Comprehensive Breast Center in Grand...
Dectris, hybrid photon counting, HPC, RSNA 2014
The hybrid photon counting (HPC) detection technology from Dectris Ltd. provides direct sensing of every single photon in an X-ray,
The VolparaDensity version 3.0 breast density assessment tool is available clinically for use with digital breast tomosynthesis datasets...
Through an agreement between iVu Imaging Corp. and Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc. (HAMA), iVu's Sofia automated whole breast ultrasound...
Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for The SAVI Scout surgical guidance system from Cianna...

Articles

A new breast imaging technique pioneered at Mayo Clinic nearly quadruples detection rates of invasive breast cancers in women with dense breast tissue,...
California, breast density law, primary care, knowledge, notification
A University of California-Davis study found that half of primary care physicians are still unfamiliar with a controversial state law mandating that...
tomosynthesis, breast cancer, 2-D, 3-D, mammogram, screening, detection
Patients who receive breast tomosynthesis for their annual breast cancer screening experienced fewer recalls, fewer diagnostic procedures, earlier detection...
Women's Healthcare, Mammography Systems, Clinical Trial/Study
Supplemental ultrasound screening for all U.S. women with dense breasts would substantially increase healthcare costs with little improvement in overall health...

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