Mammography

  • The Tomosynthesis Mammographic Imaging Screening Trial (TMIST), the first randomized trial to compare two types of digital mammography for breast cancer screening, is now open for enrollment. The study was developed by the ECOG-ACRIN Cancer Research Group (ECOG-ACRIN) and the National Cancer...

  • Hologic rings Nasdaq bell for breast cancer awareness

    Hologic Inc. announced that Steve MacMillan, the company's chairman, president and CEO, joined selected employees to ring the Nasdaq Opening Bell on October 2 in conjunction with the start of Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This is the 12th consecutive year Hologic rang the bell for Breast Cancer...

  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared GE Healthcare’s Senographe Pristina with Self-Compression, the first 2-D digital mammography system that allows patients to increase or decrease the amount of compression applied to their own breast before the mammogram X-ray is taken.

  • Nancy Cappello, Ph.D., executive director and founder of Are You Dense Inc. and Are You Dense Advocacy, explains how a personalized breast screening program can improve cancer detection for women with dense breasts at the 2017 AHRA annual meeting in Anaheim.

  • GE Healthcare has collaborated with Boca Raton Regional Hospital (Boca Raton, Fla.) to bring a more comfortable mammography system, Senographe Pristina to patients with next-generation 3-D digital mammography technology. It is the first installation of Senographe Pristina in the United States....

Eizo RadiForce RX560 Monitor Receives FDA 510(k) for Tomosynthesis and Digital Mammography
Technology | November 20, 2017

November 20, 2017 — Eizo Corp. announced it has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) 510(k) clearance...

Kansas City Radiology Center Employs iCAD PowerLook Tomo Detection for DBT
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | November 10, 2017

November 10, 2017 — Imaging for Women, a leading radiology center in Kansas City, Mo., announced it is now using...

Kubtec Brings Image Analytics Capabilities to Tomosynthesis Specimen Imaging Systems
News | Mammography | November 10, 2017

November 10, 2017 – Kubtec announced it will be showcasing new image analytics capabilities on its advanced...

Fujifilm Highlights Women's Health and Pediatrics at RSNA 2017
News | Information Technology | November 08, 2017

November 8, 2017 — Fujifilm Healthcare will showcase a variety of imaging and information technology solutions at...

CureMetrix Expands Medical Advisory Board
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | November 08, 2017

November 8, 2017 — CureMetrix, a company developing...

ICPME Makes EQUIP Mammography Inspection CME/CE Webinar Available Online
News | Mammography | November 08, 2017

November 8, 2017 — In conjunction with ...

Hologic and Tromp Medical Providing Mammography Systems for Dutch Breast Cancer Screening Program
News | Mammography | November 02, 2017

November 2, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced that it will provide all...

FDA Warns Thermograms Are No Substitute for Mammograms
Feature | Mammography | October 30, 2017

October 30, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) last week issued a release reminding patients that...

Breast Density Reporting Advances on National and State Levels
Feature | Breast Density | October 30, 2017 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

October 30, 2017 — On the same day that Wisconsin state representatives introduced a new bill mandating patient...

PowerLook Tomo Detection Named 2017 New Hampshire High Technology Council Product of the Year
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | October 27, 2017

October 27, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that its PowerLook Tomo Detection has been named 2017 Product of the Year by...

Study Examines Characteristics of Mobile Mammography Patients
News | Mammography | October 18, 2017

October 18, 2017 — Significant differences were found among women receiving...

Volpara Solutions to Showcase VolparaEnterprise Live! at RSNA
News | Mammography | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — Volpara Solutions will introduce VolparaEnterprise Live!, a mammography...

TMIST Mammography Study Opens Enrollment
News | Mammography | October 16, 2017

October 16, 2017 — The Tomosynthesis Mammographic Imaging Screening Trial (TMIST), the first randomized trial to...

Joint Venture Partnership Opening 16 New Breast Screening Sites in Texas
News | Breast Imaging | October 04, 2017

October 4, 2017 — HCA Healthcare Gulf Coast Division and Solis Mammography have entered into a joint venture...

Kubtec Announces Expansion of 3-D Tomosynthesis Technology
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 04, 2017

October 4, 2017 — Kubtec announced at the annual conference of the American Association of Pathology Assistants (...

The Role of Personalized Breast Cancer Screening
Blog | Women's Health | October 03, 2017

It is once again October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates that about 252,...

Hologic rings Nasdaq bell for breast cancer awareness
News | Breast Imaging | October 02, 2017

October 2, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced that Steve MacMillan, the company's chairman, president and CEO, joined...

University of Iowa Health Care Expands Carestream Clinical Collaboration Platform Capabilities
News | Remote Viewing Systems | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — University of Iowa Health Care recently purchased Carestream’s Vue Motion...

Hologic Launches SmartCurve Breast Stabilization System
Technology | Mammography | September 26, 2017

September 26, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced the commercial availability of its new SmartCurve breast stabilization...

Fujifilm Installing New DR Equipment for Three Large Healthcare Systems
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 22, 2017

September 22, 2017 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently closed new contracts to enhance diagnostic...

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