Women's Healthcare

breast density law ohio

Ohio Governor John Kasich signed Ohio’s breast density inform bill into law (HB 394, Section 3702.40). Ohio becomes the 20th state to enact such a bill, which requires healthcare providers to inform women if they have dense breast tissue, which ma...

The system uses the same traditional principles of ultrasound that have been used for decades, but uses HDlive software to calculate depth, shape and detail. The system includes noise-removal, image enhancement, color and light.

mammography system

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,...

BioZorb, Focal Therapeutics, breast cancer, Schonholz, conference
A Noble Hospital breast surgeon's work with a new device that improves treatment of breast cancers will be featured later this month at a prestigious...
Accuray, TomoTherapy, Latin America, breast cancer, radiation therapy
Accuray Inc. announced that the first TomoTherapy System in Latin America dedicated solely to the treatment of breast cancer is now operational at FUCAM (...
Georgia Kentucky, breast density inform laws, mammography, women's healthcare
State legislatures in Georgia and Kentucky both introduced bills last week that would require physicians to notify women about dense breast tissue and its...
mammography, breast cancer, computer aided detection, image analysis
Researchers at the University of Oklahoma have developed an image-analysis technique that is designed to improve breast cancer detection and diagnosis.
Dectris, hybrid photon counting, HPC, RSNA 2014
The hybrid photon counting (HPC) detection technology from Dectris Ltd. provides direct sensing of every single photon in an X-ray,
The VolparaDensity version 3.0 breast density assessment tool is available clinically for use with digital breast tomosynthesis datasets...
Through an agreement between iVu Imaging Corp. and Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc. (HAMA), iVu's Sofia automated whole breast ultrasound...

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breast cancer, radiation therapy, chemotherapy, mastectomy
Breast cancer patients who undergo a mastectomy should receive subsequent radiation treatment if their cancer has spread to four or more nearby lymph nodes....
A new breast imaging technique pioneered at Mayo Clinic nearly quadruples detection rates of invasive breast cancers in women with dense breast tissue,...
The exhibit floor at RSNA 2014 reflected a new era of austerity, one in which efficiency and effectiveness ruled. From South to North halls — Toshiba...
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