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.

Kubtec Announces Expansion of 3-D Tomosynthesis Technology
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | October 04, 2017

October 4, 2017 — Kubtec announced at the annual conference of the American Association of Pathology Assistants (...

The Siemens Acuson

The Siemens Acuson

Feature | Breast Imaging | October 04, 2017 | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

 

 

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Why guidelines aren't just for patients

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Feature | Women's Health | October 04, 2017 | By Stamatia Destounis, M.D., FACR

Over the years, significant progress has been made educating women, men and families about breast cancer —...

Hologic’s new Brevera breast biopsy system allows real-time tissue sample collection and verification on one system

Hologic’s new Brevera breast biopsy system allows real-time tissue sample collection and verification on one system.

Feature | Breast Imaging | October 03, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis

When it comes to breast imaging, mammography has long been the gold standard among breast cancer detection...

The Role of Personalized Breast Cancer Screening
Blog | Women's Health | October 03, 2017

It is once again October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month. The American Cancer Society (ACS) estimates that about 252,...

Hologic rings Nasdaq bell for breast cancer awareness
News | Breast Imaging | October 02, 2017

October 2, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced that Steve MacMillan, the company's chairman, president and CEO, joined...

University of Iowa Health Care Expands Carestream Clinical Collaboration Platform Capabilities
News | Remote Viewing Systems | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — University of Iowa Health Care recently purchased Carestream’s Vue Motion...

Pelvic Radiation Confirmed as Standard of Care for High-Risk, Early-Stage Endometrial Cancer
News | Brachytherapy Systems, Women's Healthcare | September 28, 2017

September 28, 2017 — In a new phase III trial report, recurrence-free and overall survival rates for women with...

Hologic Launches SmartCurve Breast Stabilization System
Technology | Mammography | September 26, 2017

September 26, 2017 — Hologic Inc. announced the commercial availability of its new SmartCurve breast stabilization...

Breast Cancer Patients Largely Find Radiation Therapy Experience Better Than Expected
News | Women's Health | September 25, 2017

September 25, 2017 — A new survey finds breast cancer patients’ actual...

Fujifilm Installing New DR Equipment for Three Large Healthcare Systems
News | Digital Radiography (DR) | September 22, 2017

September 22, 2017 — Fujifilm Medical Systems U.S.A. Inc. recently closed new contracts to enhance diagnostic...

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...

Theraclion to Launch Metastatic Breast Cancer Trial Combining Echotherapy and Immunotherapy
News | Focused Ultrasound Therapy | September 18, 2017

September 18, 2017 — Theraclion and co-lead investigator David Brenin, M.D., from the University of Virginia School...

DenseBreast-info.org Debuts  Spanish Language Video  About Dense Breasts
News | Breast Density | September 12, 2017

September 12, 2017 – Breast cancer risks associated with...

Asian Study Underlines Potential Value of Pressure-Guided Mammography
News | Mammography | September 11, 2017

September 11, 2017 — Sigmascreening recently announced that a study of in total 15,898 in digital mammograms from 3,...

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...

Breast imaging X-ray mammogram showing a breast tumor. Photo courtesy of Monthian Ritchan-Ad

Photo courtesy of Monthian Ritchan-Ad

Feature | Breast Density | September 08, 2017 | By Roy Prager, M.D.

While mammograms play a vital role in efforts to identify breast cancer, they can present some challenges in women...

FDA Clears Senographe Pristina Mammography System With Patient-Assisted Compression
Technology | Mammography | September 05, 2017

September 5, 2017 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) cleared the Senographe Pristina Dueta, a remote...

FDA Releases Six-Month Inspection Data From EQUIP Mammography Quality Initiative
News | Mammography | September 01, 2017

September 1, 2017 — The Division of Mammography Quality Standards (DMQS) of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (...