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...

Cianna Medical, SAVI Scout, breast surgical guidance system
Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for the SAVI Scout surgical guidance system. The technology uses real-time...
Mammography systems, women's health, RSNA 2014, breast density
The American College of Radiology (ACR) Mammography Case Review (MCR) Online improves physicians’ breast cancer detection skills by...
RSNA 2014, risk-based cancer screenings, mammography
A study of breast cancers detected with screening mammography found that strong family history and dense breast tissue were commonly absent in women between...
teleradiology, mammography systems, women's health, RSNA 2014
vRad (Virtual Radiologic)  announced that  Arlene Sussman, M.D. has been promoted to vRad’s medical leadership team as medical director.
Cianna Medical, SAVI Scout, breast surgical guidance system
Cianna Medical Inc. received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for The SAVI Scout surgical guidance system from Cianna
TomoSpec is an integral part of Mozart 3D specimen radiography system. TomoSpec reconstructs 3-D tomographic images from 2-D projection...
Kubtec's Xpert 20 and Xpert 40 imaging systems were redesigned with a sleeker, more ergonomic profile for improved functionality. The Xpert...

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RSNA 2014, risk-based cancer screenings, mammography
A study of breast cancers detected with screening mammography found that strong family history and dense breast tissue were commonly absent in women between...
A major new study presented at the annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) found that digital breast tomosynthesis, also known as 3-...
In an era of increasingly personalized medicine, patients are expecting more tailored approaches to care from their physicians. Mammography, long the gold...
Physicians at Northwestern Memorial Hospital in Chicago were as stunned in 1979 by Godfrey Hounsfield’s exclamation as Hounsfield was at the computed...

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