Mammography

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

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News | Women's Health | May 11, 2017

Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of death of women worldwide. In Canada, according to the Canadian Cancer...

Breast Cancers Found by Mammography Do Not Regress If Left Untreated
News | Mammography | May 01, 2017

May 1, 2017 — Breast cancers detected by ...

Konica Minolta Sponsors 2017 SBI/ACR Pre-Conference Tomosynthesis Workshop
News | Mammography Reporting Software | April 27, 2017

April 27, 2017 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. announced its participation as a sponsor of the Pre-...

Nebraska Enacts Cheri's Law for Breast Density Reporting
News | Breast Density | April 26, 2017

April 26, 2017 — Nebraska Gov. Pete Ricketts signed...

Kentucky and Iowa Enact Breast Density Reporting Legislation
News | Breast Density | April 14, 2017

April 14, 2017 — Kentucky and Iowa both this week joined the ranks of states with laws requiring mammography...

Study Finds Breast Cancer Rates Increasing Among Asian Americans
News | Women's Health | April 12, 2017

April 12, 2017 — In contrast to other U.S. racial/ethnic groups, Asian Americans have experienced steadily...

Parascript and Volpara Establish Partnership for Improved Early Cancer Detection
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | April 11, 2017

April 11, 2017 — Parascript LLC announced a new partnership with Volpara Solutions, creator of Volpara Density...

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Feature | Mammography | April 11, 2017 | By Michael N. Linver, M.D., FACR, FSBI

The ongoing attacks directed against screening mammography remain a source of bitter...

Colorado, fibroglandular breast density, reporting bill, mammography, breast cancer
News | Breast Density | April 06, 2017

April 6, 2017 — Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the Dense Breast Tissue Reporting Bill (SB17-142) on April 6...

Siemens Healthineers, High Definition Breast Tomosynthesis, FDA approval, Mammomat Inspiration, DBT, mammography, SBI, RSNA 2017
Technology | Mammography | April 05, 2017

April 5, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved High...

digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT, 3-D mammography, breast imaging, re-excision rate, breast surgeries, ECR 2017, Kubtec Mozart System
News | Mammography | April 04, 2017

April 4, 2017 — A study presented at the 2017 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) has concluded that adding...

breast cancer deaths, mammography screening, ACR, yearly decline
News | Mammography | March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 — A recent analysis of newly added 2014 data to the National Cancer Institute SEER database by R....

iCAD, PowerLook Tomo Detection, computer-aided detection software, CAD, digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT, RSNA 2017
Technology | Computer-Aided Detection Software | March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 — iCAD announced that PowerLook Tomo Detection received Premarket Approval (PMA) from the U.S. Food...

GE Healthcare, Senographe Pristina mammography system, launch, RSNA 2017, patient comfort
News | Mammography | March 24, 2017

March 24, 2017 — GE Healthcare announced the launch of its new Senographe Pristina...

Solis Mammography, minimize recall rates, false positives, breast cancer, women's health
News | Mammography | March 16, 2017

March 16, 2017 — Solis Mammography recently released a statement taking issue with incorrectly interpreted...

Parascript, AccuDetect CAD for Mammography, computer-aided detection, NCoBC 2017
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | March 15, 2017

March 15, 2017 — Parascript will exhibit at the National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCoBC) 27th Conference, March...

Hologic, ECR 2017, breast cancer screening solutions, Affirm prone biopsy system

The Affirm prone biopsy system. Image courtesy of Hologic.

News | Breast Imaging | March 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 — Hologic Inc. highlighted its portfolio of innovative...

Solis Mammography, Texas, HB 1036, insurance coverage, 3-D mammography, tomosynthesis
News | Mammography | March 09, 2017

March 9, 2017 — Solis Mammography, an independent provider of breast imaging services, believes that an educated...

Volpara Solutions, Volpara Enterprise 2.0 software, breast imaging, screening, ECR 2017
News | Breast Imaging | March 02, 2017

March 2, 2017 — Volpara Solutions announced the European launch of Volpara Enterprise 2.0 software, which helps...