Ultrasound Women's Health

Ultrasound imaging uses sound waves to create images and is an important tool in women's health. It is used as a supplemental breast imaging modality for women who have dense breasts because it can see through dense tissue to identify cancers that are otherwise hidden on their mammograms. Ultrasound is also used for a OB/GYN applications. 

Hologic Announces Availability of Viera Portable Breast Ultrasound System
Technology | Ultrasound Women's Health | July 11, 2018
July 11, 2018 — Hologic’s new Viera portable breast ultrasound system is now available for purchase in the United...
3D-4D picture of ultrasound depicting a fetus with a GE Volusion E10 system

3D-4D ultrasound of a fetus imaged with a GE Volusion E10 system. It shows the yoke sac.

Feature | Ultrasound Women's Health | May 07, 2018
Below is a collection of prenatal ultrasound pictures from the Imaging Technology News (ITN) archive. Use the arrows to...
360 View of an Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS) Imaging Room
360 Photos | Breast Imaging | May 01, 2018
A 360 degree view of an automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) exam room at Northwestern Medicine Central DuPage Hospital....
Videos | Breast Density | April 26, 2018
ITN Editorial Director Melinda Taschetta-Millane speaks to DenseBreast-info Executive Director JoAnn Pushkin as the...
ABUS: An Important Companion to Traditional Mammography

The multi-use ultrasound breast system Acuson S2000 Automated Breast Volume Scanner (ABVS) from Siemens Healthineers automatically acquires volume images of the breast. Photo courtesy of Siemens.

Feature | Ultrasound Women's Health | April 18, 2018 | Emily Clemons
Research shows that automated breast ultrasound (ABUS) is a strong companion to traditional mammography, particularly...
Ikonopedia Introduces Enhanced Breast Ultrasound Reporting Module at SBI
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | April 11, 2018
April 11, 2018 — Ikonopedia will introduce its next-generation breast ultrasound reporting module at the 2018 Society...
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 breast cancer screening guidelines recommending...
Digisonics Customers Expand OB Ultrasound Reporting Systems for Improved Workflow Efficiency
News | Ultrasound Imaging | February 06, 2018
February 6, 2018 – Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Ore., University of Utah Medical Center in Salt...
SonoSim Launches Cloud-Based OB-GYN Ultrasound Training Modules
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | January 19, 2018
January 19, 2018 — SonoSim Inc. has officially launched a comprehensive OB-GYN ultrasound training solution in support...
Videos | Breast Imaging | December 05, 2017
Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR, associate professor, University of Rochester School of Medicine, attending radiologist...
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | November 28, 2017
November 28, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced it has signed a development and distribution agreement with Clarius Mobile...
The Siemens Acuson

The Siemens Acuson

Feature | Breast Imaging | October 04, 2017 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane
    According to a new Market Study Report,1 the automated breast ultrasound system (ABUS) market will see a 21 percent...
Philips Introduces New OB/GYN Ultrasound Innovations at ISUOG 2017. Vivian Fornell
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | September 19, 2017
September 19, 2017 — Philips announced new OB/GYN innovations at the 27th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics...
Delphinus Enrolls First Patient in Discover Breast Ultrasound Clinical Project
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | September 08, 2017
September 8, 2017 — Delphinus Medical Technologies Inc. announced that the SoftVue Discover Breast Ultrasound...
Videos | Breast Imaging | July 28, 2017
Nancy Cappello, Ph.D., executive director and founder of Are You Dense Inc. and Are You Dense Advocacy, explains how a...
Philips Introduces New OB/GYN Ultrasound Innovations for Epiq and Affiniti Systems
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | May 10, 2017
May 10, 2017 — Philips announced the debut of its TrueVue, GlassVue and aRevealA.I. capabilities on the company’s Epiq...
Hitachi Aloka, Sofia 3-D Breast Ultrasound, Innovative Technology Designation, Vizient Inc., RSNA 2016
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | January 13, 2017
January 13, 2017 — Hitachi Aloka Medical America Inc. announced in November that the Sofia 3-D Breast Ultrasound system...
Technology | Computer-Aided Detection Software | December 07, 2016
December 7, 2016 — QView Medical Inc. announced that it received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approval in...
Hitachi Aloka Medical America, Arietta ultrasound, iVu, Sofia whole-breast imaging system, RSNA 2016
Technology | Ultrasound Women's Health | September 30, 2016
September 30, 2016 — Hitachi Aloka Medical America recently announced the support of its Arietta 70 and Arietta 60...
SonoCiné, 3-D multiplanar reconstruction software, Automated Whole Breast Ultrasound, AWBUS
Technology | Ultrasound Women's Health | July 20, 2016
July 20, 2016 — SonoCiné recently unveiled new 3-D whole breast multiplanar reconstruction software to improve early...