Women's Health

Women's health related technology used to detect and treat breast cancer and cervical cancer, including mammography, breast MRI, ABUS, breast ultrasound, breast biopsy, and breast radiation therapy.

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

April 4, 2017 — Gamma Medica announced in late March that Mercy Medical Center, a member of Catholic Health Services...

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. Food...

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

March 24, 2017 — GE Healthcare announced the launch of its new Senographe Pristina...

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

March 16, 2017 — Solis Mammography recently released a statement taking issue with incorrectly interpreted...

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

March 15, 2017 — Parascript will exhibit at the National Consortium of Breast Centers (NCoBC) 27th Conference, March...

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

March 15, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced that more than 3,000 early-stage breast cancer patients have been treated with...

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

March 14, 2017 — Hologic Inc. highlighted its portfolio of innovative...

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

March 13, 2017 — A new study shows women at high risk for breast cancer were more likely to return for additional...

Solis Mammography, Texas, HB 1036, insurance coverage, 3-D mammography, tomosynthesis
News | Mammography | March 09, 2017

March 9, 2017 — Solis Mammography, an independent provider of breast imaging services, believes that an educated...

Gamma Medica, European breast imaging market, LumaGem MBI, molecular breast imaging, Hospital Services Limited
News | Molecular Imaging | March 02, 2017

March 2, 2017 — Gamma Medica announced it has partnered with Hospital Services Limited (HSL), a Dublin, Ireland-...

There is a rapid adoption of 3D Breast tomosynthesis imaging systems.

Image courtesy of Hologic

Feature | Breast Imaging | March 02, 2017

New research presented by Stephen Rose, M.D., chief medical officer of Solis Mammography and president of Rose...

Volpara Solutions, Volpara Enterprise 2.0 software, breast imaging, screening, ECR 2017
News | Breast Imaging | March 02, 2017

March 2, 2017 — Volpara Solutions announced the European launch of Volpara Enterprise 2.0 software, which helps...

News | Flat Panel Displays | February 28, 2017

February 28, 2017 — Healthcare imaging specialist Barco recently introduced the Nio Color 5MP...

Radiology journal, breast MRI screening, average risk women, breast cancer

Images in a 55-year-old screening participant. (a, b) Normal digital full-field mediolateral oblique (a) and craniocaudal (b) mammograms (BI-RADS category 1) show a heterogeneously dense breast (ACR category C). (c) Screening ultrasound image shows normal findings (BI-RADS category 1). (d) MR-guided biopsy enabled us to confirm the presence of an invasive high-grade triple-negative cancer (no special type [NST], pT1b, N0, M0). (d) Breast MR image shows a suspicious enhancing mass (arrow) in the left breast (BI-RADS category 5). Image courtesy of the Radiological Society of North America.

News | MRI Breast | February 21, 2017

February 21, 2017 — Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) screening improves early diagnosis of...

fibroglandular breast density, breast cancer screening performance, Breast Cancer Research and Treatment study, Volpara Density
News | Breast Density | February 17, 2017

February 17, 2017 — In the first large-scale study of its kind, Dutch researchers demonstrated a strong linear...

TMIST, lead-in study, tomosynthesis, mammography, The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre, Canada
News | Breast Imaging | February 15, 2017

February 15, 2017 — Researchers from The Ottawa Hospital Breast Health Centre and the Ottawa Integrative Cancer...

FDA, MQSA, mammography record retention and transfer
Feature | Mammography | February 13, 2017

February 8, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has released a new document detailing best practices...

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