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.

2-D mole marker

2-D mole marker used in 3-D, Slice 1 of 59

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Breast Imaging | October 30, 2019
When it comes to the use of mammography skin markers in digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) or 3-D mammography, care has...
CAD's ProFound AI Improves Efficiency and Accuracy in Breast Cancer Detection
Feature | Breast Imaging | October 28, 2019
October 28, 2019 — Artificial intelligence (AI) helps improve the efficiency and accuracy of an advanced imaging...
Breast Tomosynthesis Increases Cancer Detection Over Digital Mammography
News | Mammography | October 23, 2019
October 23, 2019 — Screening digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) results in “significantly increased CDR [cancer...
GE Healthcare and Premier Inc. Developing One-stop Breast Clinic Model for U.S.
News | Mammography | October 21, 2019
October 21, 2019 — GE Healthcare and Premier Inc. have announced a collaboration to develop a model to bring a same-day...
Densitas Breast Density Assessment Software Joins Nuance AI Marketplace
News | Breast Density | October 21, 2019
October 21, 2019 — Densitas Inc. announced that its U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)-cleared densitas densityai...
The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner

The Revolution Apex intelligent computed tomography (CT) scanner. Image courtesy of GE Healthcare.

News | RSNA | October 18, 2019
October 18, 2019 — At the 2019 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA 2019), Dec. 1-6 in...
A patient prepares to have a tomosynthesis-guided prone breast biopsy using the Hologic Affirm prone biopsy system.

A patient prepares to have a tomosynthesis-guided prone breast biopsy using the Hologic Affirm prone biopsy system.

Feature | Breast Biopsy Systems | October 17, 2019 | By Harriet Borofsky, M.D.
The current body of research supporting digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT or 3-D mammography) is now overwhelming, with...
Feature | Breast Imaging | October 16, 2019 | By Jeff Zagoudis
On Jan. 1, 2017, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched a new quality improvement initiative focused on...
Genia Sutton, intGenia Sutton, interim director of radiology

Genia Sutton, interim director of radiology, has seen the benefit to patients. “Five minutes is a lot of time if you are thinking you may have breast cancer,” she said. “Now, technologists aren’t as rushed. They can give a more personal touch because they can spend more time with their patients.”

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Mammography | October 10, 2019
When Cullman Regional Medical Center in Alabama decided to switch from 2-D to 3-D mammography, they knew they needed to...
Image by laurixnh from Pixabay

Image by laurixnh from Pixabay 

Blog | Breast Imaging | October 09, 2019
Breast cancer has affected our patients, our mothers, our sisters, our colleagues, our friends … and ourselves. In this...
Hologic, Inc.’s Company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Steve MacMillan, joined a number of employees to ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell for the 14th consecutive year on Oct. 2
News | Women's Health | October 04, 2019
Hologic, Inc.’s Company’s Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer Steve MacMillan, joined a number of employees...
Breast cancer awareness month is October
News | Clinical Case Studies | October 03, 2019
A decades-long decline in the breast cancer death rate continues, but has begun to slow in recent years, while breast...
Volpara's breast density scale

Levels of breast density.

News | Women's Health | October 01, 2019
Celebrating its 10th Anniversary in 2019, Volpara Solutions remains committed to helping breast imaging centers achieve...
University of Arizona to Develop New CT-Based Breast Cancer Diagnostic Imaging Method
News | Breast Imaging | September 27, 2019
September 27, 2019 — Researchers at the University of Arizona Health Sciences are seeking a new and more accurate way...
Discomfort May Deter Large Number of Women From Obtaining Mammograms
News | Mammography | September 25, 2019
September 25, 2019 — Siemens Healthineers and national nonprofit HealthyWomen announced results from a new national...
Densitas Wins Major Procurement of Breast Density Software for DIMASOS Breast Screening Trial
News | Breast Density | September 20, 2019
September 20, 2019 — Densitas Inc. announced it has won a procurement of its densitas densityai software for deployment...
Numerical simulation with a heterogeneous mouse

Numerical simulation with a heterogeneous mouse. (a) The geometry of the mouse with major organs near the source, and (b) the surface fluence computed with TIM-OS. Image courtesy of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

News | Oncology Diagnostics | September 20, 2019
September 20, 2019 — If researchers could observe drug delivery and its effect on cancer cells in real time, they would...
Screening Mammography Could Benefit Men at High Risk of Breast Cancer
News | Mammography | September 18, 2019
September 18, 2019 — Selective mammography screening can provide potentially lifesaving early detection of breast...
iCAD's ProFound AI Wins Best New Radiology Solution in 2019 MedTech Breakthrough Awards
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | September 09, 2019
September 9, 2019 — iCAD Inc. announced MedTech Breakthrough, an independent organization that recognizes the top...
Ashley County Medical Center Installs Arkansas' First Fujifilm Aspire Cristalle With DBT
News | Mammography | August 27, 2019
August 27, 2019 – Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently announced that Ashley County Medical Center (Crossett,...