Breast Imaging

Radiology journal, breast MRI screening, average risk women, breast cancer

Images in a 55-year-old screening participant. (a, b) Normal digital full-field mediolateral oblique (a) and craniocaudal (b) mammograms (BI-RADS category 1) show a heterogeneously dense breast (ACR category C). (c) Screening ultrasound image shows normal findings (BI-RADS category 1). (d) MR-guided biopsy enabled us to confirm the presence of an invasive high-grade triple-negative cancer (no special type [NST], pT1b, N0, M0). (d) Breast MR image shows a suspicious enhancing mass (arrow) in the left breast (BI-RADS category 5). Image courtesy of the Radiological Society of North America.

News | MRI Breast | February 21, 2017

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) screening improves early diagnosis of breast cancer in all women, not only those at...

fibroglandular breast density, breast cancer screening performance, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment study, Volpara Density
News | Breast Density | February 17, 2017

In the first large-scale study of its kind, Dutch researchers demonstrated a strong linear relationship between...

TMIST, lead-in study, tomosynthesis, mammography, The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre, Canada
News | Breast Imaging | February 15, 2017

Researchers from The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre and the Ottawa Integrative Cancer Centre (OICC) have...

FDA, MQSA, mammography record retention and transfer
Feature | Mammography | February 13, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a new document detailing best practices for retaining...

Rapid Breast MRI, breast cancer screening, David Strahle, RMI, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment study
News | MRI Breast | February 10, 2017

February 10, 2017 — A new method for screening women with dense breast tissue may potentially save thousands of...

dense breast tissue, contralateral breast cancer, MD Anderson study, Cancer journal
News | Women's Health | February 09, 2017

February 9, 2017 — Breast cancer patients with...

screening mammograms, false positive, true negative, screening behavior, Firas M. Dabbous, Cancer Epidemiology Biomarkers & Prevention
News | Mammography | February 09, 2017

A new study published in Cancer Epidemiology: Biomarkers & Prevention found that women who had a false positive...

Affordable Care Act, economic disparities, mammography, colonoscopy, cancer screening
News | Business | February 08, 2017

Out-of-pocket expenditures are thought to be a significant barrier to receiving cancer preventive services,...

breast MRI, new AB-MR exam protocol, Via Radiology, cancer detection, dense breasts, women's health
News | MRI Breast | February 07, 2017

A newly developed breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) exam protocol, the first of its kind being offered in the...

Infiniti Research report, 3-D mammography, growth, challenges, tomosynthesis
News | Breast Imaging | January 27, 2017

January 27, 2017 — Market intelligence firm Infiniti Research released a new report on the growth of...

Gamma Medica, LumaGEM molecular breast imaging system, MBI technology, Major Health Partners Indiana
News | Breast Imaging | January 26, 2017

Gamma Medica recently announced that through its collaboration with Ohio-based Alpha Imaging, Indiana-based Major...

HealthDecision, Breast Cancer Screening tool, personalized risk, UW Health, launch
Technology | Breast Imaging | January 25, 2017

HealthDecision LLC recently announced the launch of the Breast Cancer Screening tool. This tool provides patients a...

Fujifilm, Aspire Cristalle full field digital mammography system, digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT software upgrade, FDA approval
Technology | Mammography | January 24, 2017

Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced that its Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT) software upgrade for its...

Sectra PACS, breast imaging, Northwestern Memorial Hospital, Lynn Sage Comprehensive Breast Center
News | Mammography Reporting Software | January 23, 2017

January 23, 2017 — International medical imaging IT company Sectra recently announced that the Lynn Sage...

breast cancer screening, substantial overdiagnosis, Annals of Internal Medicine study
News | Mammography | January 19, 2017

Breast cancer screening in Denmark was associated with a substantial increase in the incidence of nonadvanced tumors...

automated volumetric breast density, Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, EWBC, American Journal of Roentgenology, mammographic sensitivity
News | Breast Density | January 18, 2017

Researchers from Elizabeth Wende Breast Care (EWBC) have demonstrated that automated volumetric breast density has a...

News | Breast Imaging | January 17, 2017

Seno Medical Instruments, Inc. announced results from two analyses of the company's European MAESTRO post-market...

MD Buyline, James Laskaris, five medical technology innovations, very near future

The MARIA microwave radar breast-imaging system from Micrima Ltd. received European regulatory approval in 2015 and is currently involved in several clinical trials throughout the U.K.

Feature | Imaging | January 17, 2017

January 17, 2017 — James Laskaris, emerging technology analyst at MD Buyline, recently offered his perspective on...

Hitachi Aloka, Sofia 3-D Breast Ultrasound, Innovative Technology Designation, Vizient Inc., RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Womens Healthcare | January 13, 2017

January 13, 2017 — Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc.

Gamma Medica, LumaGEM Molecular Breast Imaging system, MBI, Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia
News | Molecular Imaging | January 11, 2017

Gamma Medica announced in November that Einstein Medical Center Philadelphia had committed to purchase Pennsylvania’...

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