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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...

The reporting efforts were led by patient turned advocate Teresa Hendricks, whose breast cancer was diagnosed within one month of a normal mammogram.
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...
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...
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...
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...

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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...
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-...

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