Technology | March 09, 2009

Intuitive Software Supports Breast MR Interpretation

Intuitive Software Supports Breast MR Interpretation

Broadwest's software-only solution (in partnership with InsightMRI) for interpreting Breast MR features tools to discern enhanced blood flow associated with tumors in a kinetic manner, enhanced visualization of small lesion morphology, and provides parametric maps and patented blink technology for comparisons of pre- and post-contrast images and use on existing PCs.
The software is designed to optimize efficiency and offers real-time image registration, eliminating long load time associated with other breast MR software. The Multi-Planar Reformatting (MPR) and Maximum Intensity Projection (MIP) are interactive and said to be fast.

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