Mammography

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

WEBINAR: Imaging for Women's Innovative Approach to Implementing Breast Tomosynthesis
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...

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...

FDA Approves New Imaging Features on Hologic 3Dimensions Mammography System
Technology | Mammography | March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018 — Hologic Inc. announced that Clarity HD high-resolution 3-D imaging and Intelligent 2-D imaging...

Siemens Healthineers Announces FDA Clearance of Mammomat Revelation Mammography System
Technology | Mammography | March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Siemens Healthineers’ Mammomat Revelation...

Mammography Protections Included in Omnibus Spending Bill Can Save Lives
News | Mammography | March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 — An extension of current protections included in the Consolidated Appropriations Act (HR 1625),...

Average Breast Tumor Size Decreased Following Introduction of Screening
News | Breast Imaging | March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 — The average size of ...

Three More States Pass Breast Density Notification Bills. Bi-RADS score for breast density Bi-rads 1 to 4

Mammography images showing, from left to right, BI-RADS breast tissue density scores from 1 to 4.

News | Breast Density | March 22, 2018 | Emily Clemons

March 22, 2018 – Utah, Washington state and Florida have all recently mandated that...

Fujifilm Debuts Aspire Bellus II, A New Multimodality Mammography Workstation
News | Mammography | March 08, 2018

March 8, 2018 –   Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc., a provider of diagnostic imaging products with a...

Breast cancer screening guidelines may lead to delayed diagnosis in nonwhite women
News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 08, 2018

March 8, 2018 – The current guidelines for mammographic...

Four compelling reasons to begin annual mammograms at 40
News | Mammography | March 07, 2018

Turning 40 is a benchmark birthday for many women in the United States. While a pessimist might view it as a signal...

Another benefit of tomosynthesis is reducing patients’ radiation exposure, which is especially important if they need additional testing.

Another benefit of tomosynthesis is reducing patients’ radiation exposure, which is especially important if they need additional testing.

Feature | Women's Health | March 06, 2018 | By Katherine Hall, M.D.

Technological advances — particularly the adoption of...

Katherine Hall, M.D.

Katherine Hall, M.D.

Sponsored Content | Case Study | Mammography | March 06, 2018

Located in a spacious 25,000-square-foot facility on the Presbyterian Hospital of Dallas campus,...

Philips and Hologic Announce Global Partnership Agreement
News | Women's Health | March 02, 2018

Philips and Hologic, Inc. announced a global partnership agreement to offer care professionals integrated solutions...

Fujifilm Announces Nine Additional U.S. Installations of Aspire Cristalle With 3-D Mammography
News | Mammography | February 28, 2018

February 28, 2018 – Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced nine of the initial healthcare systems across the...

Sponsored Content | Videos | Women's Health | February 27, 2018

Fujifilm details its latest innovations in women's health including its ASPIRE Cristalle mammography system with...