Breast Imaging

Norwegian Study Confirms Benefits of Pressure-Based Breast Compression for Mammography
News | Mammography | May 22, 2017

Sigmascreening recently announced that a large independent Norwegian study further confirms Sigma’s hypothesis that...

Neiman Institute Releases Breast Screening Bundle Tool
News | Business | May 22, 2017

A new free resource allows radiology practices to estimate professional, technical and global bundled prices for...

Seno Medical's Imagio Opto-Acoustic Breast Imaging System Proves Strong Predictor of Malignancy
News | Breast Imaging | May 16, 2017

Seno Medical Instruments Inc. recently announced that is Imagio opto-acoustic (OA/US) breast imaging system results...

Arkansas Surgeon Reports Positive Findings From Use of BioZorb 3-D Marker
News | Radiation Therapy | May 12, 2017

A new research study concluded that use of the BioZorb surgical marker appears to provide better cosmetic outcomes...

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News | Women's Health | May 11, 2017

Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of death of women worldwide. In Canada, according to the Canadian Cancer...

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Feature | Women's Health | May 05, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Over the last decade, the impact of dense fibroglandular breast tissue on breast cancer screening has become a...

Breast Cancers Found by Mammography Do Not Regress If Left Untreated
News | Mammography | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — Breast cancers detected by ...

Konica Minolta Sponsors 2017 SBI/ACR Pre-Conference Tomosynthesis Workshop
News | Mammography Reporting Software | April 27, 2017

Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. announced its participation as a sponsor of the Pre-Conference Digital...

Nebraska Enacts Cheri's Law for Breast Density Reporting
News | Breast Density | April 26, 2017

 Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts signed LB195, Cheri's Law, on Wednesday, making it the 32nd state to report dense...

Kentucky and Iowa Enact Breast Density Reporting Legislation
News | Breast Density | April 14, 2017

Kentucky and Iowa both this week joined the ranks of states with laws requiring mammography facilities to inform...

News | Mammography Reporting Software | April 13, 2017

April 13, 2017 — IDS recently announced Women’s Imaging Associates, a premier teleradiology firm located in...

Study Finds Breast Cancer Rates Increasing Among Asian Americans
News | Women's Health | April 12, 2017

In contrast to other U.S. racial/ethnic groups, Asian Americans have experienced steadily increasing breast cancer...

Parascript and Volpara Establish Partnership for Improved Early Cancer Detection
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | April 11, 2017

Parascript LLC announced a new partnership with Volpara Solutions, creator of Volpara Density automated breast...

Feature | Mammography | April 11, 2017 | By Michael N. Linver, M.D., FACR, FSBI

The ongoing attacks directed against screening mammography remain a source of bitter disappointment for those of us...

Colorado, fibroglandular breast density, reporting bill, mammography, breast cancer
News | Breast Density | April 06, 2017

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the Dense Breast Tissue Reporting Bill (SB17-142) on April 6, adding to the...

Siemens Healthineers, High Definition Breast Tomosynthesis, FDA approval, Mammomat Inspiration, DBT, mammography, SBI, RSNA 2017
Technology | Mammography | April 05, 2017

Siemens Healthineers announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved High Definition Breast...

digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT, 3-D mammography, breast imaging, re-excision rate, breast surgeries, ECR 2017, Kubtec Mozart System
News | Mammography | April 04, 2017

A study presented at the 2017 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) has concluded that adding digital breast...

Gamma Medica, LumaGEM molecular breast imaging system, MBI, Mercy Medical Center, Long Island, first New York install
News | Breast Imaging | April 04, 2017

Gamma Medica announced in late March that Mercy Medical Center, a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island...

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News | Mammography | March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 — A recent analysis of newly added 2014 data to the National Cancer Institute SEER database by R.

iCAD, PowerLook Tomo Detection, computer-aided detection software, CAD, digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT, RSNA 2017
Technology | Computer-Aided Detection Software | March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 — iCAD announced that PowerLook Tomo Detection received Premarket Approval (PMA) from the U.S.

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