Mammography Systems

VuComp Inc. announced that it has submitted to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) its premarket approval application (PMA) for computer-aided detection (CAD) for digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT).

Mammomat inspiration with tomosynthesis, 3D mammography

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Siemens Healthcare’s 3-D mammography, breast tomosynthesis imaging system. This marks the 3-D mammography vendor to enter the U.S. market. 

Hologic, Inc. issued the following statement today on the draft 2015 guidelines for breast cancer screening published this week by the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF).

The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has released a draft of its newest recommendations for breast cancer screening. These are available for public comment through May 18.

Viztek, Exa Mammo, SIIM 2015, viewer
Viztek will showcase its new Exa Mammo Viewer during this year’s Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) conference, May 28-30 in Washington, D.C.
Strategic Radiology, USPSTF, mammography screening, guidelines
In response to the proposed mammography guidelines from the U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF), Strategic Radiology (SR) recommends regular screening...
Breast cancer screening has been on the forefront with the issue of breast density taking center stage. However, controversy surrounds the many contradicting...
FDA, ACR, mammography quality, Coastal Diagnostic Center
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is alerting patients who had mammograms at Coastal Diagnostic Center in Pismo Beach, California, on or after Feb....
Viztek, Exa Mammo, SIIM 2015, viewer
The Exa Mammo Viewer from Viztek can be used in conjunction with any facility’s current picture archiving and communication system (PACS),
April 29, 2015 — Version 3.1 of VolparaDensity from Volpara Solutions supports digital mammography from all leading vendors and...
VuComp Inc.'s computer-aided detection (CAD) system for digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) is designed to use VuComp proprietary computer...
Siemens Healthcare’s 3-D mammography, breast tomosynthesis imaging system is an add-on option for Siemens Mammomat Inspiration digital...

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Breast cancer screening has been on the forefront with the issue of breast density taking center stage. However, controversy surrounds the many contradicting...
Mammomat inspiration with tomosynthesis, 3D mammography
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved Siemens Healthcare’s 3-D mammography, breast tomosynthesis imaging system. This marks the 3-D...
Ten abstracts on the uses of volumetric breast imaging data were presented at the 2015 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) meeting, focusing on reducing...
USPSTF, breast cancer, screening, recommendations
The U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) has released a draft of its newest recommendations for breast cancer screening. These are available for public...

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