Mammography

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

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 3-D digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) — are making it possible...
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...
DenseBreast-info.org Launches European-Focused Education Coalition
News | Breast Density | February 19, 2018
February 19, 2018 – DenseBreast-info.org (DB-I) announced plans for international expansion with specialized content...
An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.

An example of opto-acoustic breast imaging using the Seno system.  

Feature | RSNA 2017 | January 29, 2018
January 26, 2017 — There were three high-impact clinical trials presented at the 2017 Radiological Society of North...
What It Takes to Remain an MQSA-Qualified Inspector
Feature | Mammography | January 26, 2018
January 26, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) published a new Insight Article detailing the oversight...
Transpara Deep Learning Software Matches Experienced Radiologists in Mammogram Reading
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | January 12, 2018
January 12, 2018 — Deep learning and artificial intelligence improves the efficiency and accuracy of reading mammograms...
Women Prefer Getting Mammograms Every Year
News | Mammography | January 09, 2018
January 9, 2018 – Women prefer to get their mammograms every year, instead of every two years, according to a new study...
Planmed Clarity 2-D Digital Mammography System Receives FDA Approval
Technology | Mammography | January 08, 2018
January 8, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an approval letter for the Planmed Clarity 2-D...
Overweight Women May Need More Frequent Mammograms
News | Mammography | January 04, 2018
January 4, 2018 — Women with higher body mass index (BMI) face an increased risk of not detecting their breast tumor...
About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

Feature | Breast Imaging | January 02, 2018 | Kathryn Pearson Peyton, M.D.
Sixty million women undergo regular screening mammography in the United States, but even in the digital age, it is...
Double Black Announces Gemini Series Monitors for Multimodality and Digital Breast Imaging
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | December 28, 2017
December 28, 2017 — Double Black Imaging and their Image Systems Division are releasing their Gemini Series 6MP and 8MP...
iCAD's PowerLook Tomo Detection Experiences Growing Adoption
News | Mammography | December 14, 2017
December 14, 2017 — iCAD Inc. recently announced that customer adoption of its PowerLook Tomo Detection is gaining...
Siemens Healthineers Introduces Mammomat Revelation Mammography System for Improved Biopsy Workflow
Technology | Mammography | December 11, 2017
December 11, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers unveiled the new Mammomat Revelation premium mammography platform at the 2017...
Breast Cancer Screening Performance Impacted by Mean Mammographic Compression Pressure
News | Mammography | December 08, 2017
December 8, 2017 — Dutch researchers demonstrated a strong relationship between compression pressure in mammography and...
Videos | Mammography | December 06, 2017
Martin Yaffe, Ph.D., FAAPM, senior scientist, physical sciences/imaging research, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre,...
Ikonopedia and Konica Minolta Showcase Integrated Breast Imaging Workflow and Reporting at RSNA
News | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017
December 5, 2017 — Ikonopedia and Konica Minolta Healthcare Americas Inc. showcased integrated breast imaging workflow...
Videos | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017
Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, attending radiologist...
Numerous Studies Highlight Importance of Quantitative Breast Imaging Analysis at RSNA 2017
News | Breast Density | November 30, 2017
November 29, 2017 — The importance of quantitative analysis in breast imaging was the focus of numerous abstracts...