Womens Healthcare

Researchers funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have developed a highly sensitive and accurate imaging technique for non-invasive screening of lymph nodes for metastatic cancer. Current practice calls...

breast MRI, fibroglandular density

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. 

Penn State Hershey, breast density, fibroglandular density, Susann Schetter
When it comes to breast cancer screening, the fibroglandular density of your breasts affects how well a mammogram can detect cancerous tissues. That’s why...
UCLA, breast cancer, partial breast irradiation, Mitchell Kamrava
Women diagnosed with breast cancer and treated with one week of partial breast radiation after surgical tumor removal saw no increase in cancer recurrence or...
VuComp, M-Vu CAD, structured reporting, SR, digital breast tomosynthesis
VuComp announced the successful completion of the development of structured reporting (SR) for computer-aided detection (CAD) marks for digital breast...
Dense breast tissue
Governor Jack Markell has just signed Delaware’s Breast Density Notification Act (SB 37) into law. Delaware becomes the 23rd state to enact...
aycan, Mammography Workstation, Eizo monitors
The aycan mammography workstation is optimized for use with Eizo monitors, including the new widescreen Eizo RX850, and features Quadrant
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...

Articles

early-stage breast cancer, metastatic, guidelines, CMAJ, University of Ottawa
Most women with early-stage breast cancer will undergo imaging to determine if the cancer has metastasized, despite international guidelines that recommend...
Mammograms have long been the first line of defense in detecting breast cancer, which continues to be one of the most common diseases in women today. Within...
sPA, NIBIB, metastasis, lymph nodes, MAPS, EGFR, molecular detection
Researchers funded by the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) have developed a highly sensitive and accurate imaging technique...
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...

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Here are a few observations on cardiovascular ultrasound advances I made while attending the 2015...
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Centricity, webinar, ZFV, ZFP, viewer, remote viewing system, enterprise
Healthcare organizations are demanding more capabilities for image viewers accessed by clinicians. Zero footprint (ZFP) viewers provide imaging tools from...
The webinar "State of the Art in MRI Pediatric Brain Perfusion Imaging" educates participants about the state of the art clinical and emerging translational...
This webinar discusses why contemporary adult cardiac interventions require significant ionizing radiation with potential health risks to both the patient and...