MRI Breast

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be used for breast imaging as an alternative to mammography.

CAD Gives a Boost to Breast Imaging

The George Washington University Medical Center has been using iCAD computer-aided technology for more than 10 years.

Feature | August 26, 2010 | Holly Worthy

 

Mammography and breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are tried-and-true methods for spotting and...

Hologic Agrees to Acquire Sentinelle Medical
News | July 07, 2010

July 7, 2010 – Diagnostic and medical imaging supplier Hologic Inc. announced yesterday that it has agreed...

Breast MRI Advances to 3.0T
Feature | June 28, 2010

Editor's Note: This article is an introduction to the breast MRI comparison chart that ran in the July/August 2010...

Breast MRI Manufacturer Expands into China
News | June 24, 2010

June 24, 2010 ? A U.S. breast MRI system manufacturer announced its first installation in China this week....

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News | May 26, 2010

May 27, 2010 - Breast-conserving therapy is a viable treatment option for African-American women, although they tend...

PEM Scanners May Reduce Unnecessary Breast Biopsies

Naviscan PEM scanner

News | May 12, 2010

May 12, 2010 - Positron emission mammography (PEM) may reduce unnecessary breast biopsies, according to new...

 pet image of breast cancer
News | May 11, 2010

May 11, 2010 - An aggressive weekly preoperative regimen of positron emission tomography (PET)...

Decreasing Breast Density Lowers Cancer Risk
News | April 21, 2010

April 21, 2010 - A decrease in breast density, or the proportion of fibroglandular tissue depicted on the...

ACR to Offer Breast MRI Accreditation Program
News | April 09, 2010

April 9, 2010 - As breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) becomes increasingly important as a method for...

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The radiologist can describe each lesion by selecting descriptors and adjectives from a drop down menu.

Feature | February 04, 2010 | Ian Gardiner, M.D., is breast imaging director of Canada Diagnostic Centres in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada

Cancer mortality rates have decreased as new technologies have been introduced into the field of healthcare, but...

Breast Imaging Radiologists to Speak the Same Language
News | January 26, 2010

Janaury 26, 2010 - Radiologists specializing in breast imaging will now all speak the same language. The...

ACR Selects Top Women's Diagnostic Imaging Centers
News | January 14, 2010

January 14, 2010 - The leading Women's diagnostic centers today provide mammography, stereotactic breast...

Mammograms at 40 Likely Covered in Healthcare Overhaul

Senator Barbara Mikulski (D., Md.)

News | January 13, 2010

January 13, 2010 - Pressure from women's groups, doctors and imaging-equipment manufacturers may have...

Breast Cancer Screening Starts at 40 Says ACR
News | January 05, 2010

January 5, 2010 - Breast cancer screening should begin at age 40 and earlier in high-risk patients, according to the...

News | December 08, 2009

December 8, 2009 - Annual screening with ultrasound in addition to mammography significantly improves the detection...

Breast MRI Takes to the Road
Technology | November 08, 2009

Aurora Imaging Technology will be launching the Aurora Breast MRI Mobile Solution at the 2010 RSNA...

Aurora 1.5T Dedicated Breast MRI System is Designed Specifically for Breast Imaging
Technology | November 05, 2009

Unlike whole-body MRI systems, which require after-market modifications to image the breast, the Aurora 1....

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VisiLoc

Technology | October 13, 2009

SenoRx extends the EnCor breast biopsy product line into the MRI arena by offering grid and pillar/post...

SenoRx Extends EnCor Breast Biopsy to MRI
Technology | October 13, 2009

October 13, 2009 - SenoRx extends the EnCor breast biopsy product line into the MRI arena by offering grid...

Breast MRI Useful Adjunctive Tool to Inclusive Mammography, US
News | October 07, 2009

October 7, 2009 - Breast MRI was found to be a useful adjunctive tool when findings at conventional imaging...