Women's Health

New Clinical Data on Xoft System Presented at American Brachytherapy Society Annual Meeting
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | April 20, 2017

iCAD Inc. announced that updated clinical data on the use of intraoperative radiation therapy (IORT) using the Xoft...

Kentucky and Iowa Enact Breast Density Reporting Legislation
News | Breast Density | April 14, 2017

Kentucky and Iowa both this week joined the ranks of states with laws requiring mammography facilities to inform...

News | Mammography Reporting Software | April 13, 2017

April 13, 2017 — IDS recently announced Women’s Imaging Associates, a premier teleradiology firm located in...

News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | April 12, 2017

Theraclion announced results of a study evaluating the long-term assessment of breast fibroadenoma (benign tumor)...

Study Finds Breast Cancer Rates Increasing Among Asian Americans
News | Women's Health | April 12, 2017

In contrast to other U.S. racial/ethnic groups, Asian Americans have experienced steadily increasing breast cancer...

Parascript and Volpara Establish Partnership for Improved Early Cancer Detection
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | April 11, 2017

Parascript LLC announced a new partnership with Volpara Solutions, creator of Volpara Density automated breast...

Feature | Mammography | April 11, 2017 | By Michael N. Linver, M.D., FACR, FSBI

The ongoing attacks directed against screening mammography remain a source of bitter disappointment for those of us...

Colorado, fibroglandular breast density, reporting bill, mammography, breast cancer
News | Breast Density | April 06, 2017

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper signed the Dense Breast Tissue Reporting Bill (SB17-142) on April 6, adding to the...

Siemens Healthineers, High Definition Breast Tomosynthesis, FDA approval, Mammomat Inspiration, DBT, mammography, SBI, RSNA 2017
Technology | Mammography | April 05, 2017

Siemens Healthineers announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved High Definition Breast...

digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT, 3-D mammography, breast imaging, re-excision rate, breast surgeries, ECR 2017, Kubtec Mozart System
News | Mammography | April 04, 2017

A study presented at the 2017 European Congress of Radiology (ECR) has concluded that adding digital breast...

Gamma Medica, LumaGEM molecular breast imaging system, MBI, Mercy Medical Center, Long Island, first New York install
News | Breast Imaging | April 04, 2017

Gamma Medica announced in late March that Mercy Medical Center, a member of Catholic Health Services of Long Island...

breast cancer deaths, mammography screening, ACR, yearly decline
News | Mammography | March 31, 2017

March 31, 2017 — A recent analysis of newly added 2014 data to the National Cancer Institute SEER database by R.

iCAD, PowerLook Tomo Detection, computer-aided detection software, CAD, digital breast tomosynthesis, DBT, RSNA 2017
Technology | Computer-Aided Detection Software | March 27, 2017

March 27, 2017 — iCAD announced that PowerLook Tomo Detection received Premarket Approval (PMA) from the U.S.

GE Healthcare, Senographe Pristina mammography system, launch, RSNA 2017, patient comfort
News | Mammography | March 24, 2017

GE Healthcare announced the launch of its new Senographe Pristina mammography system, designed to make breast...

Solis Mammography, minimize recall rates, false positives, breast cancer, women's health
News | Mammography | March 16, 2017

Solis Mammography recently released a statement taking issue with incorrectly interpreted terminology used by...

Parascript, AccuDetect CAD for Mammography, computer-aided detection, NCoBC 2017
News | Computer-Aided Detection Software | March 15, 2017

Parascript will exhibit at the National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCoBC) 27th Conference, March 11-17, 2017, in...

iCAD, Xoft Axxent Electronic Brachytherapy System, eBx, 3,000 early-stage breast cancer patients, Miami Breast Cancer Conference
News | Brachytherapy Systems | March 15, 2017

CAD Inc. announced that more than 3,000 early-stage breast cancer patients have been treated with intraoperative...

reducing radiation therapy, breast cancer, cut treatment costs, Duke Cancer Institute study
News | Radiation Therapy | March 14, 2017

March 14, 2017 — Over half of older women with early stage breast cancer received more...

Hologic, ECR 2017, breast cancer screening solutions, Affirm prone biopsy system

The Affirm prone biopsy system. Image courtesy of Hologic.

News | Breast Imaging | March 14, 2017

Hologic Inc. highlighted its portfolio of innovative breast cancer screening and interventional products, including...

breast MRI, high risk, breast cancer, informed directly, Health Communications study, imaging recommendations
News | MRI Breast | March 13, 2017

A new study shows women at high risk for ...

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