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.

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...

Fat Distribution in Women and Men Provides Clues to Heart Attack Risk
News | Women's Health | January 11, 2018

January 11, 2018 – It’s not the amount of fat in your body but where it is stored that may increase your risk for...

Women Prefer Getting Mammograms Every Year
News | Mammography | January 09, 2018

January 9, 2018 – Women prefer to get their ...

Planmed Clarity 2-D Digital Mammography System Receives FDA Approval
Technology | Mammography | January 08, 2018

January 8, 2018 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an approval letter for the Planmed Clarity 2-D...

Overweight Women May Need More Frequent Mammograms
News | Mammography | January 04, 2018

January 4, 2018 — Women with higher body mass index (BMI) face an increased risk of not detecting their...

About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

About 25 percent of screening patients and 60 percent of diagnostic patients do not have prior mammograms available for comparison at the time of their examinations due to the lack of interoperability or other restrictions preventing clinicians from accessing prior exams.

Feature | Breast Imaging | January 02, 2018 | Kathryn Pearson Peyton, M.D.

Sixty million women undergo regular screening mammography in the United States, but even in the digital age, it is...

Imagio Opto-Acoustic Breast Imaging System Helps Differentiate Tumor Subtypes
News | Oncology Diagnostics | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — Seno Medical Instruments Inc. (Seno Medical) recently reported data from their...

Study Finds Link Between Breast Cancer Treatments and Cellular Aging Markers
News | Women's Health | January 02, 2018

January 2, 2018 — A new study found women who had received chemotherapy and/or...

ACR Appropriateness Criteria Adds and Revises Topics for December 2017
News | Clinical Decision Support | December 29, 2017

December 29, 2017 — Radiologists can enhance the quality and effectiveness of care with the newest release of the...

Double Black Announces Gemini Series Monitors for Multimodality and Digital Breast Imaging
Technology | Flat Panel Displays | December 28, 2017

December 28, 2017 — Double Black Imaging and their Image Systems Division are releasing their Gemini Series 6MP and...

FDA Clears GammaPod Stereotactic Radiotherapy System for Breast Cancer Treatment
Technology | Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT) | December 22, 2017

December 22, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the new GammaPod noninvasive...

The Philips IQon Elite debuted at RSNA 2017 with features designed for emergency and trauma imaging. #RSNA2017, #RSNA17

The Philips IQon Elite debuted at RSNA 2017 with features designed for emergency and trauma care, as well as oncology. Image courtesy of Philips Healthcare

 

Feature | RSNA 2017 | December 21, 2017 | Greg Freiherr

The tenets of value-based medicine rippled across the exhibit floor like waves from a stone tossed in a pond. But it...

Videos | Breast Density | December 20, 2017

Nancy M. Cappello, Ph.D., executive director and founder, Are You Dense Inc. and Are You Dense Advocacy. Read the...

Videos | RSNA 2017 | December 20, 2017

ITN and DAIC Editor Dave Fornell takes a tour of some of the most interesting new medical imaging technologies on...

Intraoperative Radiotherapy Provides Lifetime Cost Savings, Health Benefits for Early-Stage Breast Cancer Treatment
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | December 19, 2017

December 19, 2017 — iCAD Inc. announced the results of a landmark study that showed the benefits of adjunct...

iCAD's PowerLook Tomo Detection Experiences Growing Adoption
News | Mammography | December 14, 2017

December 14, 2017 — iCAD Inc. recently announced that customer adoption of its PowerLook Tomo Detection is gaining...

Siemens Healthineers Introduces Mammomat Revelation Mammography System for Improved Biopsy Workflow
Technology | Mammography | December 11, 2017

December 11, 2017 — Siemens Healthineers unveiled the new Mammomat Revelation premium...

Breast Cancer Screening Performance Impacted by Mean Mammographic Compression Pressure
News | Mammography | December 08, 2017

December 8, 2017 — Dutch researchers demonstrated a strong relationship between compression pressure in mammography...

Videos | Mammography | December 06, 2017

Martin Yaffe, Ph.D., FAAPM, senior scientist, physical sciences/imaging research, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre...