Mammography Systems

October 9, 2014 — Earlier this month Hologic President and CEO Stephen MacMillan presided over the NASDAQ stock market opening bell ceremony on Oct. 1, the first day of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

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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...

With over 2,000 systems installed worldwide and interest in 3-D technology growing exponentially, a significant focus of Hologic’s exhibit at the 2014...
Three Palm Software Patent WorkstationOne Mammography Workstation
Three Palm Software announced that that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has granted Three Palm Software a new patent, U.S. Patent 8,803,911. 
The Working Mother Breast Screening Report Dense Breast
A new survey entitled "Diagnosis Anxiety: The Working Mother Breast Screening Report" sheds important new information on the level of awareness women have...
McKesson Radiology Mammography Plus version 2.0 offers users unrestricted access to multimodality breast imaging with all the advantages of
Carestream’s Vue Mammo Workstation features an enhanced digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) module including a DBT image map, improved...

Articles

Scientists at the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) are studying the next generation of screening and diagnostic devices, some of which borrow from the world...
October 13, 2014 — Three out of four people are not aware that dense breast tissue increases a woman’s risk of developing breast cancer, according to a...
When Sentara Healthcare decided to offer 3D mammography, also known as breast tomosynthesis, across its network of comprehensive breast centers in Virginia, it...
October 3, 2014 — The recent approval of GE Healthcare’s SenoClaire by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will end Hologic’s monopoly of the U.S....

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This webinar will discuss why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient...
The webinar "Any Image, Anywhere" explains the new ways radiologists and clinicians can boost productivity, optimize scarce resources, and connect their...
This webinar explores the role of modern imaging modalities, especially MRI, in all steps of interstitial brachytherapy. It defines the role of imaging in...