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.

Videos | Breast Density | April 26, 2018

ITN Editorial Director Melinda Taschetta-Millane speaks to DenseBreast-info Executive Director JoAnn Pushkin as the...

WEBINAR: Imaging for Women's Innovative Approach to Implementing Breast Tomosynthesis
Sponsored Content | Webinar | Breast Imaging | April 23, 2018

Join Troy Voeltz, M.D., and Phyllis Fulk, administrator at Imaging for Women, Kansas City, Mo., sharing insights in...

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...

DenseBreast-info.org Celebrates Third Anniversary
News | Breast Density | April 17, 2018

April 17, 2018 — April 2018 marks the third anniversary of the launch of DenseBreast-info.org, the educational...

Densitas Receives FDA Clearance for PACS-Centric Breast Density Software
Technology | Breast Density | April 13, 2018

April 13, 2018 — Densitas Inc. has received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance for its DENSITAS|...

Volpara Solutions and Mammography Educators Launch Mammography Positioning Training Videos
News | Mammography | April 12, 2018

April 12, 2018 — Volpara Solutions Inc. and mammography education provider Mammography Educators LLC announced the...

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...

ACR/SBI Breast Cancer Screening Guidelines Reclassify African-American Women as High-Risk
News | Breast Imaging | April 06, 2018

April 6, 2018 — New American College of Radiology (ACR) and Society of Breast Imaging (SBI)...

News | Oncology Diagnostics | April 05, 2018

April 5, 2018 — Myriad Genetic Laboratories Inc. announced that the Japanese Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare...

Wisconsin Gov. Walker Signs Breast Density Reporting Bill
News | Breast Density | April 05, 2018 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor

April 5, 2018 — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker made the Badger State the 35th state to report...

Diagnosing Breast Cancer Using Red Light

Schematic diagram for OM instrument: Seven pulsed lasers sequentially illuminate the compressed breast; transmitted light is detected by the 8-channel SiPM probe and the TDC acquires the signal. Credit: Edoardo Ferocino

News | Breast Imaging | April 02, 2018

April 2, 2018 — Optical mammography (OM)...

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...

FDA Approves New Imaging Features on Hologic 3Dimensions Mammography System
Technology | Mammography | March 28, 2018

March 28, 2018 — Hologic Inc. announced that Clarity HD high-resolution 3-D imaging and Intelligent 2-D imaging...

Siemens Healthineers Announces FDA Clearance of Mammomat Revelation Mammography System
Technology | Mammography | March 27, 2018

March 27, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared Siemens Healthineers’ Mammomat Revelation...

Mammography Protections Included in Omnibus Spending Bill Can Save Lives
News | Mammography | March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 — An extension of current protections included in the Consolidated Appropriations Act (HR 1625),...

Average Breast Tumor Size Decreased Following Introduction of Screening
News | Breast Imaging | March 23, 2018

March 23, 2018 — The average size of ...

Three More States Pass Breast Density Notification Bills. Bi-RADS score for breast density Bi-rads 1 to 4

Mammography images showing, from left to right, BI-RADS breast tissue density scores from 1 to 4.

News | Breast Density | March 22, 2018 | Emily Clemons

March 22, 2018 – Utah, Washington state and Florida have all recently mandated that...

ASTRO Issues Clinical Guideline for Whole Breast Radiation Therapy
News | Radiation Therapy | March 12, 2018

March 12, 2018 — The American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) today issued a new clinical guideline for the...

Fujifilm Debuts Aspire Bellus II, A New Multimodality Mammography Workstation
News | Mammography | March 08, 2018

March 8, 2018 –   Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc., a provider of diagnostic imaging products with a...