Technology | Breast Biopsy Systems | April 26, 2019

System features a bigger amorphous selenium direct capture imaging detector for complete imaging of larger breast surgical specimens

Hologic Launches Trident HD Specimen Radiography System

April 26, 2019 — Hologic Inc. announced global commercial availability of the Trident HD specimen radiography system. The next-generation solution delivers enhanced image quality, improved workflow and instant sample verification during breast-conserving surgeries and stereotactic breast biopsies.1

The Trident products use amorphous selenium direct capture imaging – the same detector technology used in Hologic’s 3Dimensions mammography system – to generate crisp, clear, high-resolution images. The new Trident HD system — which recently received U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) clearance, a CE Mark in Europe and also launched in Canada – features a bigger detector that allows for complete imaging of larger breast surgical specimens, along with a wide range of surgical and biopsy samples.2

The system eliminates the need for clinicians to transport specimens for imaging. It also features an ergonomic design that is 37 percent smaller than the original Trident system, making it easy to maneuver in a crowded operating or procedure room. Prior mammography or biopsy images can be displayed on the same Trident HD high-resolution monitor to speed comparison and analysis, resulting in reduced procedure time and improved workflow.1 Additionally, an intuitive touchscreen interface and wireless integration supports advanced image sharing and seamless transfer of patient records to the facility’s picture archiving and communication system (PACS).

For more information: www.hologic.com

References

1. Wilson A. Trident 2.0 QUAL Qualitative Findings. Explore and identify the ideal breast biopsy verification system from the OR. Kadence International. July 2016.

2. Compared to original Trident system, which is not available in Europe


Related Content

News | Breast Imaging

February 23, 2024 — ScreenPoint Medical is showcasing its industry leading Transpara Breast AI at the 2024 European ...

Time February 23, 2024
arrow
News | Breast Imaging

February 22, 2024 — The FAST-Forward randomized trial from the UK found that ultrahypofractionated whole breast ...

Time February 22, 2024
arrow
News | Breast Imaging

February 20, 2024 — Annual breast cancer screening beginning at age 40 and continuing to at least age 79 results in the ...

Time February 20, 2024
arrow
News | FDA

February 15, 2024 — Merit Medical Systems, Inc., a global leader of healthcare technology, has received US Food and Drug ...

Time February 15, 2024
arrow
News | Breast Imaging

February 9, 2024 — An innovative breast imaging technique provides high sensitivity for detecting cancer while ...

Time February 09, 2024
arrow
News | Radiology Business

February 1, 2024 — Theragenics Corporation, a global leader in minimally invasive brachytherapy, interventional devices ...

Time February 01, 2024
arrow
News | FDA

January 30, 2024 — IceCure Medical Ltd. has announced the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has responded ...

Time January 30, 2024
arrow
News | Breast Imaging

January 29, 2024 — Diagnoses of breast cancer have increased steadily in women under age 50 over the past two decades ...

Time January 29, 2024
arrow
Feature | Radiology Business | By Melinda Taschetta-Millane

Did you know that Imaging Technology News (ITN) maintains more than 40 comparison charts of product specifications from ...

Time January 29, 2024
arrow
News | Artificial Intelligence

January 22, 2024 — b-rayZ, a Swiss innovator in AI-powered medical imaging solutions, proudly announces the receipt of ...

Time January 22, 2024
arrow
Subscribe Now