Mammography

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

Videos | Breast Imaging | April 18, 2019
In a keynote lecture at the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)/American College of Radiology (ACR) 2019 Symposium, Diana...
Fatty tissue and breast density may be considered in the context of many factors that affect the occurrence and detection of breast cancer

Fatty tissue and breast density may be considered in the context of many factors that affect the occurrence and detection of breast cancer. Permission to publish provided by DenseBreast-info.org

Feature | Breast Imaging | April 18, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
When planning a screening program to detect the early signs of breast cancer, age is a major consideration. But it...
Videos | Artificial Intelligence | April 17, 2019
At the Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)/American College of Radiology (ACR) 2019 Symposium, Rasu Shrestha, M.D., MBA,...
compressed breast during mammography.
360 Photos | 360 View Photos | April 16, 2019
A 360 view of a simulated breast compression for a mammography exam on a Hologic 3Dimensions Mammography System on the...
Videos | Mammography | April 15, 2019
Wendie Berg, M.D., Ph.D., FACR, chief scientific advisor to DenseBreast-info.org and professor of radiology at...
iCAD Highlighting ProFound AI for Tomosynthesis at 2019 SBI Annual Symposium
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | April 04, 2019
April 4, 2019 — iCAD announced it will present its latest artificial intelligence (AI) software solution for digital...
Ikonopedia Introduces Automated Combined Reporting Package at SBI
News | Mammography Reporting Software | April 04, 2019
April 4, 2019 — Ikonopedia will introduce its new Automated Combined Reporting package at the 2019 Society of Breast...
Konica Minolta Highlights New Exa Mammo Features at SBI/ACR Breast Imaging Symposium
News | Breast Imaging | April 03, 2019
April 3, 2019 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. will highlight new features of Exa Mammo, a picture archiving...
A smart algorithm developed by iCAD

A smart algorithm developed by iCAD outlines and scores a suspicious lesion seen in an image created using digital breast tomography. Displayed is the probability calculated by the algorithm that the outlined area includes a cancerous lesion. Image courtesy of Emily Conant, M.D.

Feature | Artificial Intelligence | April 03, 2019 | Greg Freiherr
  Editor's Note: This article was updated following the SBI symposium.   In a study evaluating the use of artificial...
Lunit Showcases AI Solution for Breast Cancer at SBI 2019
News | Artificial Intelligence | April 02, 2019
April 2, 2019 — Medical artificial intelligence (AI) startup Lunit announced its attendance at the Society of Breast...
Samantha Zuckerman, M.D.

Sizes of words in this “word cloud” correlate to how often each word was used in survey responses to the question: “What do you perceive are the advantages to using synthetic mammography in screening?” In reference to decreased radiation dose to patients, the words “radiation,” “less” and “dose” were most frequently cited. Illustration courtesy of Samantha Zuckerman, M.D.

Feature | Mammography | April 02, 2019 | By Greg Freiherr
Many mammography practices that use digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) continue to use dosed digital mammography to...
FDA Proposes New Rules for Mammography Reporting and Quality Improvement
News | Mammography | March 27, 2019
March 27, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced new steps to modernize breast cancer screening...
iCAD Reports Strong Momentum of ProFound AI for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
News | Artificial Intelligence | March 26, 2019
March 26, 2019 — iCAD Inc. reported strong adoption of its latest deep-learning, cancer detection software solution for...
Volpara Solutions Expands Relationship With GE Healthcare
News | Breast Density | March 26, 2019
March 26, 2019 — Volpara Solutions announced the launch of an expanded agreement enabling the worldwide distribution of...
Hologic Opens Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium
News | Women's Health | March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019 — Hologic Inc. opened its first Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium. The state-of-the-...
Fujifilm Launches Three New Software Tools for Aspire Cristalle Digital Mammography System
Technology | Mammography | March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems USA announced it has fulfilled all U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
CT, Mammograms Offer Clues to Preventing Heart Problems After Cancer Treatment
News | Cardio-oncology | March 13, 2019
March 13, 2019 — An imaging procedure commonly performed before starting cancer treatment can provide valuable clues...
South Dakota's Density Inform Bill Signed Into Law
News | Breast Density | March 06, 2019
March 6, 2019 – With the passage of HB1124, South Dakota becomes the 37th state with breast density inform legislation...
iCAD Partnering With Karolinska Instituet Researchers on AI-based Breast Cancer Risk Prediction
News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 04, 2019
March 4, 2019 — iCAD announced their intent to enter an exclusive relationship with two leading researchers at The...
Radiologists Quickly Improve Screening Performance With 3-D Mammography
News | Mammography | February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019 — Radiologists quickly learn to read 3-D mammography more accurately than they read standard 2-D...