Mammography

Mammography is a breast imaging technique that uses X-rays to diagnose and locate tumors of the breasts.

  • A novel technique that uses mammography to determine the biological tissue composition of a tumor could help reduce unnecessary breast biopsies, according to a new study appearing in the journal Radiology

  • The shift from film to digital mammography increased the detection of breast cancer by 14 percent overall in the United Kingdom without increasing the recall rate, according to a major new study appearing in the journal Radiology.

  • Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, and attending radiologist, Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, explains the details of a new study showing the benefits of mammography in elderly women at the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)...

  • Women age 75 years and older should continue to get screening mammograms because of the comparatively high incidence of breast cancer found in this age group, according to a new study. The study was presented at the 2018 annual meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA), Nov. 25...

  • The Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) was enacted to improve the quality of mammography and ensure that all women across the country can count on receiving a mammogram that meets quality standards. The MQSA program has many components, and here the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...

Novel Technique May Significantly Reduce Breast Biopsies
News | Breast Biopsy Systems | January 17, 2019

January 17, 2019 — A novel technique that uses...

Digital Mammography Increases Breast Cancer Detection
News | Mammography | January 16, 2019

January 16, 2019 — The shift from film to ...

RSNA Study Shows Real-Time Indicator Improves Mammographic Compression
News | Mammography | December 12, 2018

December 12, 2018 — Sigmascreening recently announced that more than 100,000...

Massachusetts Superior Court Grants Hologic Preliminary Injunction in Trade Secrets Lawsuits
News | Mammography | December 12, 2018

December 12, 2018 — A Massachusetts Superior Court granted a preliminary injunction in lawsuits by Hologic against...

Videos | Mammography | December 10, 2018

Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, and attending...

FDA Clears iCAD's ProFound AI for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Technology | Mammography | December 07, 2018

December 7, 2018 — iCAD Inc. announced clearance by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for their latest,...

Fujifilm Collaborates With Lunit on AI Pilot Project
News | Artificial Intelligence | December 05, 2018

December 5, 2018 —  Fujifilm Medical Systems USA Inc. announced a joint collaboration with Korean-based medical...

ScreenPoint Medical and Volpara Partner to Bring AI to Breast Imaging Clinics
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | December 04, 2018

December 4, 2018 — ScreenPoint Medical has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Volpara Health...

ScreenPoint Medical Receives FDA Clearance for Transpara Mammography AI Solution
Technology | Computer-Aided Detection Software | November 28, 2018

November 28, 2018 — ScreenPoint Medical announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food & Drug...

Women Benefit From Mammography Screening Beyond Age 75
News | Mammography | November 26, 2018

November 26, 2018 — Women age 75 years and older should continue to get screening...

Novarad Debuts NovaMG-Pro Mammography Software at RSNA 2018
News | Mammography Reporting Software | November 25, 2018

November 25, 2018 — Novarad Corp. announced new...

FujiFilm featured its artificial intelligence (AI) lab at RSNA 2018. #RSNA #RSNA2018 #RSNA18

Artificial intelligence (AI) is the hottest topic this year at RSNA 2018. FujiFilm featured an AI lab in its booth. 

Sponsored Content | Blog | RSNA | November 25, 2018 | Greg Frieherr

One force behind the development of products on the...

Volpara Solutions Showcases Latest VolparaEnterprise Software Tools at RSNA
News | Mammography | November 21, 2018

November 21, 2018 — Volpara Solutions Inc. will showcase its latest...

Lunit Unveiling AI-Based Mammography Solution at RSNA 2018
News | Mammography | November 15, 2018

November 15, 2018 — Medical ...

Breast Density Advocate Nancy M. Cappello Passes Away

Nancy Cappello. Image courtesy of AreYouDense.org.

News | Breast Density | November 15, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

November 15, 2018 — Imaging Technology News extends its condolences to the family, friends and colleagues of Nancy M...

Deaconess Health System Chooses Sectra as Enterprise Imaging Vendor
News | Enterprise Imaging | November 02, 2018

November 2, 2018 — International medical imaging...

Volpara Enterprise Cloud Reaches 1 Million Mammograms Stored
News | Mammography | October 31, 2018

October 31, 2018 — Volpara Solutions announced that the data stored in the Volpara Enterprise cloud now exceeds 1...