Mammography

Mammography is a breast imaging technique that uses X-rays to diagnose and locate tumors of the breasts.

Mammography Protections Included in Omnibus Spending Bill Can Save Lives
News | Mammography | March 23, 2018
March 23, 2018 — An extension of current protections included in the Consolidated Appropriations Act (HR 1625), signed...
Three More States Pass Breast Density Notification Bills. Bi-RADS score for breast density Bi-rads 1 to 4

Mammography images showing, from left to right, BI-RADS breast tissue density scores from 1 to 4.

News | Breast Density | March 22, 2018 | Emily Clemons
March 22, 2018 – Utah, Washington state and Florida have all recently mandated that...
Fujifilm Debuts Aspire Bellus II, A New Multimodality Mammography Workstation
News | Mammography | March 08, 2018
March 8, 2018 –   Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc., a provider of diagnostic imaging products with a comprehensive...
Breast cancer screening guidelines may lead to delayed diagnosis in nonwhite women
News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 08, 2018
March 8, 2018 – The current guidelines for mammographic...
Four compelling reasons to begin annual mammograms at 40
News | Mammography | March 07, 2018
Turning 40 is a benchmark birthday for many women in the United States. While a pessimist might view it as a signal...
Another benefit of tomosynthesis is reducing patients’ radiation exposure, which is especially important if they need additional testing.

Another benefit of tomosynthesis is reducing patients’ radiation exposure, which is especially important if they need additional testing.

Feature | Women's Health | March 06, 2018 | By Katherine Hall, M.D.
Technological advances — particularly the adoption of...
Katherine Hall, M.D.

Katherine Hall, M.D.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Mammography | March 06, 2018
Located in a spacious 25,000-square-foot facility on the Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas campus,...
Philips and Hologic Announce Global Partnership Agreement
News | Women's Health | March 02, 2018
Philips and Hologic, Inc. announced a global partnership agreement to offer care professionals integrated solutions...
Fujifilm Announces Nine Additional U.S. Installations of Aspire Cristalle With 3-D Mammography
News | Mammography | February 28, 2018
February 28, 2018 – Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced nine of the initial healthcare systems across the...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Women's Health | February 27, 2018
Fujifilm details its latest innovations in women's health including its ASPIRE Cristalle mammography system with...
DenseBreast-info.org Launches European-Focused Education Coalition
News | Breast Density | February 19, 2018
February 19, 2018 – DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced plans for international expansion with specialized content...
An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.

An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.  

Feature | RSNA 2017 | January 29, 2018
January 26, 2017 — There were three high-impact clinical trials presented at the 2017 Radiological Society of North...
What It Takes to Remain an MQSA-Qualified Inspector
Feature | Mammography | January 26, 2018
January 26, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a new Insight Article detailing the oversight...
Women Prefer Getting Mammograms Every Year
News | Mammography | January 09, 2018
January 9, 2018 – Women prefer to get their ...
Planmed Clarity 2-D Digital Mammography System Receives FDA Approval
Technology | Mammography | January 08, 2018
January 8, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an approval letter for the Planmed Clarity 2-D...
Overweight Women May Need More Frequent Mammograms
News | Mammography | January 04, 2018
January 4, 2018 — Women with higher body mass index (BMI) face an increased risk of not detecting their...
About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

Feature | Breast Imaging | January 02, 2018 | Kathryn Pearson Peyton, M.D.
Sixty million women undergo regular screening mammography in the United States, but even in the digital age, it is...
Double Black Announces Gemini Series Monitors for Multimodality and Digital Breast Imaging
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | December 28, 2017
December 28, 2017 — Double Black Imaging and their Image Systems Division are releasing their Gemini Series 6MP and 8MP...