Mammography

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

Susan G. Komen Founder Joins Hologic for October 1 Nasdaq Opening Bell Ceremony
News | Mammography | October 01, 2018
October 1, 2018 — Susan G. Komen founder Nancy G. Brinker and Australian author and Pink Hope founder Krystal Barter...
Gender, Race Shape How Barriers to Breast Cancer Screening Are Addressed
News | Mammography | September 26, 2018
September 26, 2018 — Black women are more likely to be diagnosed at later stages of breast cancer partly due to...
SmartCurve technology, a revolutionary breast imaging technology designed specifically for the curvature of the female breast to provide every woman with a more comfortable and accurate mammogram.
News | Mammography | September 14, 2018
Solis Mammography declared September Breast Wellness Month and encouraging every woman to #DitchTheSquish with the...
Illinois Governor Approves State Breast Density Reporting Bill Into Law
News | Breast Density | August 13, 2018
August 13, 2018 — Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner approved the Illinois Breast Density Reporting Law (Public Act 100-0749)...
iCAD Receives FDA Clearance of PowerLook Density Assessment for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
Technology | Breast Density | August 08, 2018
August 8, 2018 — iCAD announced U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance of its latest artificial intelligence...
Konica Minolta Hosting Lunch and Learn at 23rd Annual Mammography Meeting in Santa Fe
News | Breast Imaging | July 31, 2018
July 31, 2018 — Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. will sponsor a lunch and learn featuring its Exa Mammo platform...
FDA Approves New Tomosynthesis Quality Control Tests for ACR Digital Mammography QC Manual
News | Mammography | July 30, 2018
July 30, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recently approved the American College of Radiology’s (ACR’...
An example of breast tomosynthesis 3-D mammography detection of lesion.
News | Breast Imaging | July 24, 2018
July 24, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the American College of Radiology’s (ACR)...
Fujifilm to Host Pediatric Imaging Best Practices Symposium at AHRA 2018
News | Pediatric Imaging | July 18, 2018
July 18, 2018 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. announced that it will offer educational opportunities and exhibit...
Breast Cancer Follow-up Imaging Varies Widely
News | Breast Imaging | July 13, 2018
July 13, 2018 — Follow-up imaging for women with non-metastatic breast cancer varies widely across the country,...
Invision Diagnostics Installs VolparaEnterprise Software to Enhance Mammography Image Quality
News | Mammography | July 11, 2018
July 11, 2018 — Invision Diagnostics, a provider of mobile mammography services across North and South Carolina,...
FDA Article Underscores Benefits of Adequate Breast Compression for Mammography Image Quality
News | Mammography | June 26, 2018
June 26, 2018 — Inadequate breast commission played a role in up to 38 percent of mammogram image quality deficiencies...
Clinical Trial Testing Topical Gel to Reduce Breast Density
News | Breast Density | June 19, 2018
June 19, 2018 — Women with dense breast tissue soon might be adding a new product to their skincare routine to help...
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 breast...
Women More Likely to Use Other Preventive Health Services Following Mammography
News | Mammography | June 13, 2018
June 13, 2018 – Medicare beneficiaries who undergo breast cancer screening with mammography are more likely than...
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...
JAMA Article Advocates Making Individualized Choices About Breast Cancer Screening
News | Mammography | May 17, 2018
May 17, 2018 — A new JAMA Insights article notes that despite changes in mammography screening frequency...
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...