Women's Health

The women’s health channel includes news, videos, podcasts and other content related to technology used to detect and treat breast cancer and cervical cancer, including mammography, breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), automated breast ultrasound (ABUS), breast ultrasound, breast biopsy and breast radiation therapy.

Volpara Solutions Expands Relationship With GE Healthcare
News | Breast Density | March 26, 2019
March 26, 2019 — Volpara Solutions announced the launch of an expanded agreement enabling the worldwide distribution of...
Videos | Women's Health | March 25, 2019
Deborah Levine, M.D., professor of radiology at Harvard Medical School and vice chair for academic affairs in the...
Videos | Cardio-oncology | March 22, 2019
Magid Awadalla, MBBS, is an advanced cardiac imaging research fellow at Massachusetts General Hospital. He has been...
Hologic Opens Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium
News | Women's Health | March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019 — Hologic Inc. opened its first Learning and Experience Centre in Zaventem, Belgium. The state-of-the-...
QTbreasthealth Opens Breast Imaging Center in San Jose
News | Ultrasound Women's Health | March 20, 2019
March 20, 2019 — QTbreasthealth has opened a new center in San Jose, Calif. The new location is now open and booking...
Older Biologic Age Linked to Elevated Breast Cancer Risk
News | Women's Health | March 19, 2019
March 19, 2019 — Biologic age, a DNA-based estimate of a person’s age, is associated with future development of breast...
PET Scans Show Biomarkers Could Spare Some Breast Cancer Patients from Chemotherapy
News | PET Imaging | March 18, 2019
March 18, 2019 — A new study of positron emission tomography (PET) scans has identified a biomarker that may accurately...
Fujifilm Launches Three New Software Tools for Aspire Cristalle Digital Mammography System
Technology | Mammography | March 15, 2019
March 15, 2019 — Fujifilm Medical Systems USA announced it has fulfilled all U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)...
Hologic Receives CE Mark for Three-in-One Omni Hysteroscope
News | Endoscopes | March 14, 2019
March 14, 2019 — Hologic Inc. announced it has received a CE mark in Europe for its Omni hysteroscope, a three-in-one...
CT, Mammograms Offer Clues to Preventing Heart Problems After Cancer Treatment
News | Cardio-oncology | March 13, 2019
March 13, 2019 — An imaging procedure commonly performed before starting cancer treatment can provide valuable clues...
Sponsored Content | Videos | Artificial Intelligence | March 13, 2019
At RSNA 2018, iCad showed how its ProFound AI for digital breast tomosynthesis technology might help in the...
Hologic Earns CE Mark for LOCalizer Wireless Breast Lesion Localization System
News | Breast Imaging | March 07, 2019
March 7, 2019 — Hologic Inc. announced the granting of a CE Mark to the LOCalizer wireless radio frequency...
South Dakota's Density Inform Bill Signed Into Law
News | Breast Density | March 06, 2019
March 6, 2019 – With the passage of HB1124, South Dakota becomes the 37th state with breast density inform legislation...
iCAD Partnering With Karolinska Instituet Researchers on AI-based Breast Cancer Risk Prediction
News | Oncology Diagnostics | March 04, 2019
March 4, 2019 — iCAD announced their intent to enter an exclusive relationship with two leading researchers at The...

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Feature | Breast Imaging | February 27, 2019 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), also known as 3-D mammography, has come a long way since the first system received...
Radiologists Quickly Improve Screening Performance With 3-D Mammography
News | Mammography | February 27, 2019
February 27, 2019 — Radiologists quickly learn to read 3-D mammography more accurately than they read standard 2-D...
FDA Cracks Down on Thermography
News | Breast Imaging | February 26, 2019
February 26, 2019 — The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued a warning letter to Total Thermal Imaging Inc.,...
Videos | Radiation Therapy | February 21, 2019
ITN Associate Editor Jeff Zagoudis speaks with Christy Kesslering, M.D., medical director of radiation oncology at the...
Joseph J. Cappello Named Executive Director of Are You Dense Nonprofits
News | Breast Density | February 20, 2019
February 20, 2019 — The boards of Are You Dense Inc. and Are You Dense Advocacy Inc., founded by the late Nancy M....
Congress Directs FDA to Establish Federal Breast Density Inform Standard
News | Breast Density | February 19, 2019 | Jeff Zagoudis, Associate Editor
February 19, 2019 — As part of a federal spending bill passed late Friday, Congress directed the U.S. Food and Drug...