Mammography

Kentucky and Iowa Enact Breast Density Reporting Legislation
News | Breast Density | April 14, 2017

Kentucky and Iowa both this week joined the ranks of states with laws requiring mammography facilities to inform...

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

In contrast to other U.S. racial/ethnic groups, Asian Americans have experienced steadily increasing breast cancer...

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

Parascript LLC announced a new partnership with Volpara Solutions, creator of Volpara Density automated breast...

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 disappointment for those of us...

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

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

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

Siemens Healthineers announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved High Definition Breast...

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

A study presented at the 2017 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) has concluded that adding digital breast...

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.

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...

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