Mammography

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.

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

GE Healthcare announced the launch of its new Senographe Pristina mammography system, designed to make breast...

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

Solis Mammography recently released a statement taking issue with incorrectly interpreted terminology used by...

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

Parascript will exhibit at the National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCoBC) 27th Conference, March 11-17, 2017, in...

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

Hologic Inc. highlighted its portfolio of innovative breast cancer screening and interventional products, including...

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

Solis Mammography, an independent provider of breast imaging services, believes that an educated patient makes the...

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

Volpara Solutions announced the European launch of Volpara Enterprise 2.0 software, which helps breast imaging...

digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT, synthesized 2-D mammography, S2D, screening recall rates, Radiology journal study
News | Mammography | February 22, 2017

A new digital breast tomosynthesis technique has the potential to reduce the rate at which women are called back for...

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...

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,...

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...

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...

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...

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...

News | Breast Imaging | December 29, 2016

December 29, 2016 — Significant differences exist in breast cancer screening rates for racial groups in the United...

Overlay Init