Breast Imaging

Women's health related to breast imaging, including mammography, breast MRI, ABUS, automated breast ultrasound, breast ultrasound, breast biopsy, PEM and positron emission mammography.

Feature | Breast Imaging | November 07, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Breast imaging technology has experienced major growth over the last decade or so, and a new report suggests the...

Philips’ Compressed SENSE technology helps shorten MRI exams by eliminating redundant radiofrequency signals from the acquisition phase. The software reconstructs any missing  information to maintain high image quality. (Images courtesy of Philips/University Hospital Cologne)

Philips’ Compressed SENSE technology helps shorten MRI exams by eliminating redundant radiofrequency signals from the acquisition phase. The software reconstructs any missing information to maintain high image quality. (Images courtesy of Philips/University Hospital Cologne)

Feature | Breast Imaging | November 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

The incidence of breast cancer is rising globally, with an estimated 1 in 8 women diagnosed in their lifetime and 40...

Deaconess Health System Chooses Sectra as Enterprise Imaging Vendor
News | Enterprise Imaging | November 02, 2018

November 2, 2018 — International medical imaging...

Volpara Enterprise Cloud Reaches 1 Million Mammograms Stored
News | Mammography | October 31, 2018

October 31, 2018 — Volpara Solutions announced that the data stored in the Volpara Enterprise cloud now exceeds 1...

Etta Pisano Named American College of Radiology Chief Research Officer
News | Radiology Business | October 25, 2018

October 25, 2018 — Breast imaging research pioneer Etta Pisano, M.D., FACR, has been named...

DenseBreast-info.org Launches Patient Education Video Series
News | Breast Density | October 24, 2018

October 24, 2018 — DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced the release of "Let's Talk About Dense Breasts," a series...

Fewer, larger individual doses of radiation lead to similar adverse effects to normal tissue after 10 years as with conventional radiation therapy for early breast cancer
News | ASTRO | October 22, 2018

In a 10-year study of women who received radiation therapy to treat early-stage breast cancer, those receiving fewer...

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News | ASTRO | October 21, 2018

A subset of patients with low-risk breast cancer is highly unlikely to see cancer return following breast...

Explaining the Mammography Quality Standards Act
Feature | Mammography | October 16, 2018

October 16, 2018 — The Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) was enacted to improve the quality of...

iCAD Announces Positive Clinical Results for Artificial Intelligence Tomosynthesis Technology
News | Mammography | October 11, 2018

October 11, 2018 — iCAD Inc. announced positive...

"Where's My Mammogram?" Campaign Helps Women Own Breast Health Records
News | Breast Imaging | October 10, 2018

October 10, 2018 — Mammosphere launched “Where’s My Mammogram?,” a public service campaign to help women obtain...

DenseBreast-info.org Launches European Expansion
News | Breast Density | October 10, 2018

October 9, 2018 — DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced the launch of its international expansion for European...

X-ray Mammography Adoption to Skyrocket for Breast Cancer Detection
News | Mammography | October 08, 2018

October 8, 2018 — Highly populated countries have traditionally been slow adopters of non-conventional business...

Feature | Mammography | October 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Feature | Breast Imaging | October 04, 2018 | By Tracy Accardi

It has been nearly eight years since the world’s first...

About 40,920 women in the U.S. are expected to die from breast cancer this year
Blog | Breast Imaging | October 03, 2018

According to BreastCancer.org, an estimated 266,120 new cases of invasive...

Leica Biosystems Launches MammoPort Specimen Containment and Transport System
Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | October 03, 2018

October 3, 2018 — Leica Biosystems announced the U.S. launch of MammoPort, the first integrated specimen containment...

Survey Shows Dense Breast Reporting Laws Increase Breast Density Awareness
News | Breast Density | October 02, 2018

October 2, 2018 — Results from a new study show that...

Susan G. Komen Founder Joins Hologic for October 1 Nasdaq Opening Bell Ceremony
News | Mammography | October 01, 2018

October 1, 2018 — Susan G. Komen founder Nancy G. Brinker and Australian author and Pink Hope founder Krystal Barter...