Mammography

digital mammography trends, improved cancer detection, more biopsies, Radiology journal, BCSC study, Breast Cancer Surveillance Consortium
News | Mammography | February 23, 2017

The shift from film to digital technology appears to have improved cancer detection rates for diagnostic mammography...

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...

statlife, mammorisk, DenSeeMammo
Technology | December 20, 2016

December 20, 2016 — The U.S.

Videos | RSNA 2016 | December 19, 2016

ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most innovative new technologies being displayed on the...

Client Outlook, eUnity enterprise image viewing platform, FDA clearance, diagnostic mammography reading
Technology | Breast Imaging | December 14, 2016

Client Outlook announced in November that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration has cleared its eUnity viewing...

breast cancer

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News | Breast Imaging | December 12, 2016

Most women don't know that having dense breasts increases their risk for breast cancer and reduces a mammogram's...

News | Breast Imaging | December 09, 2016

In the largest-ever study on screening mammography outcomes, researchers found that there is no clear cut-off age to...

Ikonopedia, Closed-Loop Resolution Manager, breast imaging, reporting, RSNA 2016
News | Breast Imaging | December 07, 2016

Ikonopedia showcased its new Closed-Loop Resolution Manager, designed to keep breast imaging patients from falling...

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