Mammography

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

California Women In Favor of Extending State's Breast Density Inform Law
News | Breast Density | June 15, 2018

June 15, 2018 — A recent survey of California women found that 95 percent of respondents want the state’s...

Women More Likely to Use Other Preventive Health Services Following Mammography
News | Mammography | June 13, 2018

June 13, 2018 – Medicare beneficiaries who undergo...

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Breast imaging technologies have seen a rapid evolution.

Feature | Women's Health | June 05, 2018 | By Jeff Zagoudis

Breast imaging technologies have evolved rapidly in the last two decades to help physicians detect breast cancers at...

Breast Cancer Survivors Not Getting Recommended Number of Mammograms Post-Surgery
News | Mammography | May 24, 2018

May 24, 2018 — Breast cancer survivors are not getting the recommended level of screening post-surgery, according to...

FDA's MQSA Accreditation Bodies Approved for Tomosynthesis Accreditation

Image courtesy of Fujifilm.

Feature | Mammography | May 14, 2018

May 14, 2018 — On April 9, 2018, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced that all four of its...

Videos | Breast Imaging | May 08, 2018

ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Karen Hou, M.D., breast radiologist at Northwestern Medicine Central...

Computer Error Leads to 450,000 Missed U.K. Breast Screening Invites
News | Mammography | May 02, 2018

May 2, 2018 — Since 2009, approximately 450,000...

Pilot Study Initiated for Blood-Based Breast Test
News | Oncology Diagnostics | May 01, 2018

May 1, 2018 — Overlake Medical Center in Bellevue, Wash., announced it has enrolled 85 patients in a...

Videos | Breast Density | April 26, 2018

ITN Editorial Director Melinda Taschetta-Millane speaks to DenseBreast-info Executive Director JoAnn Pushkin as the...

Sponsored Content | Webinar | Breast Imaging | April 23, 2018

Join Troy Voeltz, M.D., and Phyllis Fulk, administrator at Imaging for Women, Kansas City, Mo., sharing insights in...

DenseBreast-info.org Celebrates Third Anniversary
News | Breast Density | April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 — April 2018 marks the third anniversary of the launch of DenseBreast-info.org, the educational...

Technology | Breast Density | April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 — Densitas Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its DENSITAS|...

Volpara Solutions and Mammography Educators Launch Mammography Positioning Training Videos
News | Mammography | April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 — Volpara Solutions Inc. and mammography education provider Mammography Educators LLC announced the...

ACR/SBI Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Reclassify African-American Women as High-Risk
News | Breast Imaging | April 06, 2018

April 6, 2018 — New American College of Radiology (ACR) and Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)...

Wisconsin Gov. Walker Signs Breast Density Reporting Bill
News | Breast Density | April 05, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

April 5, 2018 — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made the Badger State the 35th state to report...

Diagnosing Breast Cancer Using Red Light

Schematic diagram for OM instrument: Seven pulsed lasers sequentially illuminate the compressed breast; transmitted light is detected by the 8-channel SiPM probe and the TDC acquires the signal. Credit: Edoardo Ferocino

News | Breast Imaging | April 02, 2018

April 2, 2018 — Optical mammography (OM)...

ACR Recommends More Aggressive Breast Cancer Screening for Higher-Than-Average-Risk Women
News | Breast Imaging | March 29, 2018

March 29, 2018 — The American College of Radiology (ACR) released new...

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