Mammography

  • Siemens Healthineers unveiled the new Mammomat Revelation premium mammography platform at the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) Annual Meeting, Nov. 26-Dec. 1 in Chicago. Mammomat Revelation enables healthcare providers to expand precision medicine, improve clinical outcomes and...

  • Martin Yaffe, Ph.D., FAAPM, senior scientist, physical sciences/imaging research, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, and professor of medical biophysics and medical imaging, University of Toronto, discusses how contrast-enhanced mammography can improve breast cancer detection at the 2017...

  • Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, attending radiologist, Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, explains recent advances in mammography and dense breast imaging at the 2017 Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) meeting.

  • 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...

DenseBreast-info.org Launches European-Focused Education Coalition
News | Breast Density | February 19, 2018

February 19, 2018 – DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced plans for international expansion with specialized content...

An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.

An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.  

Feature | RSNA 2017 | January 29, 2018

January 26, 2017 — There were three high-impact clinical trials presented at the 2017 Radiological Society of North...

What It Takes to Remain an MQSA-Qualified Inspector
Feature | Mammography | January 26, 2018

January 26, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a new Insight Article detailing the...

Women Prefer Getting Mammograms Every Year
News | Mammography | January 09, 2018

January 9, 2018 – Women prefer to get their ...

Planmed Clarity 2-D Digital Mammography System Receives FDA Approval
Technology | Mammography | January 08, 2018

January 8, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an approval letter for the Planmed Clarity 2-D...

Overweight Women May Need More Frequent Mammograms
News | Mammography | January 04, 2018

January 4, 2018 — Women with higher body mass index (BMI) face an increased risk of not detecting their...

About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

Feature | Breast Imaging | January 02, 2018 | Kathryn Pearson Peyton, M.D.

Sixty million women undergo regular screening mammography in the United States, but even in the digital age, it is...

Double Black Announces Gemini Series Monitors for Multimodality and Digital Breast Imaging
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | December 28, 2017

December 28, 2017 — Double Black Imaging and their Image Systems Division are releasing their Gemini Series 6MP and...

iCAD's PowerLook Tomo Detection Experiences Growing Adoption
News | Mammography | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — iCAD Inc. recently announced that customer adoption of its PowerLook Tomo Detection is gaining...

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Mammomat Revelation Mammography System for Improved Biopsy Workflow
Technology | Mammography | December 11, 2017

December 11, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers unveiled the new Mammomat Revelation premium...

Breast Cancer Screening Performance Impacted by Mean Mammographic Compression Pressure
News | Mammography | December 08, 2017

December 8, 2017 — Dutch researchers demonstrated a strong relationship between compression pressure in mammography...

Videos | Mammography | December 06, 2017

Martin Yaffe, Ph.D., FAAPM, senior scientist, physical sciences/imaging research, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre...

Ikonopedia and Konica Minolta Showcase Integrated Breast Imaging Workflow and Reporting at RSNA
News | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017

December 5, 2017 — Ikonopedia and Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. showcased integrated...

Videos | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017

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

Numerous Studies Highlight Importance of Quantitative Breast Imaging Analysis at RSNA 2017
News | Breast Density | November 30, 2017

November 29, 2017 — The importance of quantitative analysis in...

Hologic Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance of Quantra 2.2 Breast Density Assessment Software
Technology | Breast Density | November 28, 2017

November 28, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced it has received 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug...

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...

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