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...

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The accurate measurement of mammographic density offers the potential to improve breast cancer risk prediction and to tailor screening protocols according to...
Gamma Medica announced the company now offers Philips MicroDose SI, the first full-field digital mammography (FFDM) system that supports single-shot, non-...
Volpara Solutions, VolparaAnalytics, VolparaDose, VolparaDensity, RSNA 2104
Volpara Solutions will exhibit its complete suite of quantitative breast imaging tools built on the Volpara Solutions software engine that allows for...
Cerner’s RadNet Mammography Management solutions helps facilities provide mammography services efficiently and deliver patient care. The unified...
Volpara Solutions, VolparaAnalytics, VolparaDose, VolparaDensity, RSNA 2104
ContextVision released GOPView Mammo3, a complete mammography image processing product for both screening and diagnostic imaging. The...
McKesson Radiology Mammography Plus version 2.0 offers users unrestricted access to multimodality breast imaging with all the advantages of...

Articles

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...
Patients are noticing the difference since Rye Radiology implemented 3D mammography more than two years ago, in 2012. Some are amazed they no longer need extra...
Hologic, Inc. announced that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has released reimbursement rates for screening and diagnostic 3-D mammography...

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