Mammography

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

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 an...
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 a...
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 Mammography...
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...
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 resource...
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), signed...