MRI Breast

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

Hologic - Breast Ultrasound, MRI and Tomosynthesis are Highlights
News | December 14, 2010
Tools to spot, diagnose and treat cancer in women were among the products highlighted by Hologic Inc. during the 2010...
News | November 16, 2010
November 15, 2010 — The Radiology journal released new data from an National Institutes of Health (NIH)-sponsored,...
MRI Reaches into Numerous Arenas
Feature | October 05, 2010
This article appeared as an introduction to the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) systems chart that appeared in the...
Stock Exchange Opens with Salute to Breast Cancer Awareness Month
News | September 29, 2010
September 30, 2010 — October 1, a special opening bell ceremony at the NASDAQ Stock Exchange will take place to mark...
News | September 28, 2010
September 29, 2010 — In a prospective study published in the European Journal of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular...
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 preventing the...
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 to acquire...
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. The Aurora...
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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 to...
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 data from...
 pet image of breast cancer
News | May 11, 2010
May 11, 2010 - An aggressive weekly preoperative regimen of positron emission tomography (PET) significantly improved...
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 mammogram...
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 screening...
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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 these...
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 Radiological...
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 biopsy,...
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 influenced...
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 of...