Mammography

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

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...
iCAD's PowerLook Tomo Detection Experiences Growing Adoption
News | Mammography | December 14, 2017
December 14, 2017 — iCAD Inc. recently announced that customer adoption of its PowerLook Tomo Detection is gaining...
Siemens Healthineers Introduces Mammomat Revelation Mammography System for Improved Biopsy Workflow
Technology | Mammography | December 11, 2017
December 11, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers unveiled the new Mammomat Revelation premium...
Breast Cancer Screening Performance Impacted by Mean Mammographic Compression Pressure
News | Mammography | December 08, 2017
December 8, 2017 — Dutch researchers demonstrated a strong relationship between compression pressure in mammography and...
Videos | Mammography | December 06, 2017
Martin Yaffe, Ph.D., FAAPM, senior scientist, physical sciences/imaging research, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre,...
Ikonopedia and Konica Minolta Showcase Integrated Breast Imaging Workflow and Reporting at RSNA
News | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017
December 5, 2017 — Ikonopedia and Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. showcased integrated...
Videos | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017
Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, attending radiologist...
Numerous Studies Highlight Importance of Quantitative Breast Imaging Analysis at RSNA 2017
News | Breast Density | November 30, 2017
November 29, 2017 — The importance of quantitative analysis in...
Hologic Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance of Quantra 2.2 Breast Density Assessment Software
Technology | Breast Density | November 28, 2017
November 28, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...
Eizo RadiForce RX560 Monitor Receives FDA 510(k) for Tomosynthesis and Digital Mammography
Technology | November 20, 2017
November 20, 2017 — Eizo Corp. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance for...
Kansas City Radiology Center Employs iCAD PowerLook Tomo Detection for DBT
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | November 10, 2017
November 10, 2017 — Imaging for Women, a leading radiology center in Kansas City, Mo., announced it is now using iCAD’s...
Kubtec Brings Image Analytics Capabilities to Tomosynthesis Specimen Imaging Systems
News | Mammography | November 10, 2017
November 10, 2017 – Kubtec announced it will be showcasing new image analytics capabilities on its advanced...
Fujifilm Highlights Women's Health and Pediatrics at RSNA 2017
News | Information Technology | November 08, 2017
November 8, 2017 — Fujifilm Healthcare will showcase a variety of imaging and information technology solutions at the...
CureMetrix Expands Medical Advisory Board
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | November 08, 2017
November 8, 2017 — CureMetrix, a company developing...
ICPME Makes EQUIP Mammography Inspection CME/CE Webinar Available Online
News | Mammography | November 08, 2017
November 8, 2017 — In conjunction with Breast...
Hologic and Tromp Medical Providing Mammography Systems for Dutch Breast Cancer Screening Program
News | Mammography | November 02, 2017
November 2, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced that it will provide all...
FDA Warns Thermograms Are No Substitute for Mammograms
Feature | Mammography | October 30, 2017
October 30, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last week issued a release reminding patients that...