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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides important information about a woman’s future risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study published in Radiology. Researchers said the findings support an expanded role for MRI...

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).

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Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides important information about a woman’s future risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study published in...
Polaris, MD Anderson Cooper, breast cancer pilot project, partner
Behavioral health technology company Polaris Health Directions and MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper have signed a memorandum of understanding to partner on...
Viztek, Exa Mammo Viewer, SIIM 2015, DBT, digital breast tomosynthesis
Viztek will debut its new Exa Mammo Viewer to attendees during the upcoming Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) annual meeting, May 28-30...
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New research reports significant differences between men and women with atrial fibrillation (AF) and the safety of intense physical activity. The study found...
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Share the Journey: Mind, Body, and Wellness after Breast Cancer is a patient-centered, iPhone app-based study of the causes of symptom
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...

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breast MRI, breast cancer, risk prediction, Rahbar
Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) provides important information about a woman’s future risk of developing breast cancer, according to a new study published in...
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...

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