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.

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

April 12, 2017 — In contrast to other U.S. racial/ethnic groups, Asian Americans have experienced steadily...

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

April 11, 2017 — Parascript LLC announced a new partnership with Volpara Solutions, creator of Volpara Density...

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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...

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

April 6, 2017 — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the Dense Breast Tissue Reporting Bill (SB17-142) on April 6...

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

April 5, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved High...

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

April 4, 2017 — A study presented at the 2017 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) has concluded that adding...

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

April 4, 2017 — Gamma Medica announced in late March that Mercy Medical Center, a member of Catholic Health Services...

breast cancer deaths, mammography screening, ACR, yearly decline
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. Food...

GE Healthcare, Senographe Pristina mammography system, launch, RSNA 2017, patient comfort
News | Mammography | March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 — GE Healthcare announced the launch of its new Senographe Pristina...

Solis Mammography, minimize recall rates, false positives, breast cancer, women's health
News | Mammography | March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017 — Solis Mammography recently released a statement taking issue with incorrectly interpreted...

Parascript, AccuDetect CAD for Mammography, computer-aided detection, NCoBC 2017
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | March 15, 2017

March 15, 2017 — Parascript will exhibit at the National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCoBC) 27th Conference, March...

Hologic, ECR 2017, breast cancer screening solutions, Affirm prone biopsy system

The Affirm prone biopsy system. Image courtesy of Hologic.

News | Breast Imaging | March 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 — Hologic Inc. highlighted its portfolio of innovative...

breast MRI, high risk, breast cancer, informed directly, Health Communications study, imaging recommendations
News | MRI Breast | March 13, 2017

March 13, 2017 — A new study shows women at high risk for breast cancer were more likely to return for additional...

Solis Mammography, Texas, HB 1036, insurance coverage, 3-D mammography, tomosynthesis
News | Mammography | March 09, 2017

March 9, 2017 — Solis Mammography, an independent provider of breast imaging services, believes that an educated...

Gamma Medica, European breast imaging market, LumaGem MBI, molecular breast imaging, Hospital Services Limited
News | Molecular Imaging | March 02, 2017

March 2, 2017 — Gamma Medica announced it has partnered with Hospital Services Limited (HSL), a Dublin, Ireland-...

There is a rapid adoption of 3D Breast tomosynthesis imaging systems.

Image courtesy of Hologic

Feature | Breast Imaging | March 02, 2017

New research presented by Stephen Rose, M.D., chief medical officer of Solis Mammography and president of Rose...

Volpara Solutions, Volpara Enterprise 2.0 software, breast imaging, screening, ECR 2017
News | Breast Imaging | March 02, 2017

March 2, 2017 — Volpara Solutions announced the European launch of Volpara Enterprise 2.0 software, which helps...

News | Flat Panel Displays | February 28, 2017

February 28, 2017 — Healthcare imaging specialist Barco recently introduced the Nio Color 5MP...