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.

An example of breast tomosynthesis 3-D mammography detection of lesion.
News | Breast Imaging | July 24, 2018

July 24, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the American College of Radiology’s (ACR)...

Magseed magnetic marker
Technology | Tumor Tracking Systems | July 20, 2018

Endomag, the surgical guidance company, received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Fujifilm to Host Pediatric Imaging Best Practices Symposium at AHRA 2018
News | Pediatric Imaging | July 18, 2018

July 18, 2018 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced that it will offer educational opportunities and...

Breast Cancer Follow-up Imaging Varies Widely
News | Breast Imaging | July 13, 2018

July 13, 2018 — Follow-up imaging for ...

Invision Diagnostics Installs VolparaEnterprise Software to Enhance Mammography Image Quality
News | Mammography | July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 — Invision Diagnostics, a provider of mobile...

Hologic Announces Availability of Viera Portable Breast Ultrasound System
Technology | Ultrasound Women's Health | July 11, 2018

July 11, 2018 — Hologic’s new Viera portable...

Jeffrey Hoffmeister, M.D.

Jeffrey Hoffmeister, M.D.

Feature | Breast Imaging | July 05, 2018 | By Jeffrey Hoffmeister, M.D.

When women reach age 40, an annual mammogram becomes a necessary part of their healthcare ritual — regardless if...

Researcher Investigates Eliminating Radiation for HER2-Positive Breast Cancer
News | Radiation Therapy | July 02, 2018

July 2, 2018 — Researchers at The University of Kansas Cancer Center have launched a...

3-D Imaging and Computer Modeling Capture Breast Duct Development

An image of a developing mammary duct. Image courtesy of Andrew Ewald.

News | Breast Imaging | June 28, 2018

June 28, 2018 — A team of biologists has joined up with civil engineers to create what is believed to be the first 3...

FDA Article Underscores Benefits of Adequate Breast Compression for Mammography Image Quality
News | Mammography | June 26, 2018

June 26, 2018 — Inadequate breast commission played a role in up to 38 percent of...

California Women In Favor of Extending State's Breast Density Inform Law
News | Breast Density | June 15, 2018

June 15, 2018 — A recent survey of California women found that 95 percent of respondents want the state’s...

Women More Likely to Use Other Preventive Health Services Following Mammography
News | Mammography | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 – Medicare beneficiaries who undergo...

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Feature | Women's Health | June 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Breast imaging technologies have evolved rapidly in the last two decades to help physicians detect breast cancers at...

FDA Issues Proposed Order to Reclassify Certain Radiological Medical Image Analyzers
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | June 01, 2018

June 1, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is issuing a proposed order to reclassify certain...

Breast Cancer Survivors Not Getting Recommended Number of Mammograms Post-Surgery
News | Mammography | May 24, 2018

May 24, 2018 — Breast cancer survivors are not getting the recommended level of screening post-surgery, according to...

FDA's MQSA Accreditation Bodies Approved for Tomosynthesis Accreditation

Image courtesy of Fujifilm.

Feature | Mammography | May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018 — On April 9, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that all four of its...