Technology | October 10, 2007

Medipattern Expands B-CAD Line with 7 New Solutions

The Medipattern Corp. announced seven new B-CAD products: six versions of B-CAD for breast ultrasound imaging, including B-CAD 1.2.1 and B-CAD 2.2 and one version for breast MRI (magnetic resonance imaging).

B-CAD 1.2.1 for breast ultrasound imaging is now available for the U.S. market in a wide range of formats ideal for those customers who either have PACS or who are new to the PACS environment. The turn-key solution includes a DICOM-network-ready PC with a B-CAD viewer and CAD reporting system, ideal for those facilities just starting to work in a PACS environment. For those facilities that have invested in a large number of workstations, 1.2.1 is available in a software format for loading onto existing equipment.

B-CAD 2.2 for breast ultrasound imaging is available in two formats: as a software product intended for Medipattern’s resellers to load onto workstations and as a plug-in module for the Sectra IDS5 workstation. B-CAD 2.2 electronically analyzes breast masses using all of the American College of Radiology’s BI-RADS (Breast Imaging Reporting and Data System) feature categories: size, shape, orientation, margin, lesion boundary, echo pattern, post-acoustic features and calcification in masses. Version 2.2 reportedly gathers all of the information required to track multiple lesions and completes the imaging procedure by automatically documenting the results in a pre-formatted report.

Related Content

Check-Cap Announces Interim Results of European Study of C-Scan System Version 3
News | Colonoscopy Systems | September 04, 2018
Check-Cap Ltd. announced the interim results for its post-CE approval study of the C-Scan system Version 3, an...
American Cancer Society Updates Colorectal Cancer Screening Guideline
News | Colonoscopy Systems | May 30, 2018
An updated American Cancer Society guideline says colorectal cancer screening should begin at age 45 for people at...
FDA Approves Updated Design for Recalled Pentax Duodenoscope
News | Colonoscopy Systems | February 08, 2018
February 8, 2018 – The U.S.
Infrared Colitis Screening Blood Test Could Reduce Dependence on Colonoscopy
News | Colonoscopy Systems | August 31, 2017
August 31, 2017 — A fast, simple blood test for ulcerative colitis using infrared spectroscopy could provide a cheape
Insurance Coverage for CT Colonography Increases Likelihood of Screening
News | Colonoscopy Systems | July 12, 2017
People with insurance policies that cover computed tomography (CT) colonography for colorectal cancer screening are...
CT colonography (CTC) allows visualization of the entire colon in one image

CT colonography (CTC) allows visualization of the entire colon in one image. Photo courtesy of Judy Yee, M.D.

Feature | Computed Tomography (CT) | July 05, 2017 | By Jeff Zagoudis
Computed tomography colonography (CTC), also known as virtual colonoscopy, offers a noninvasive alternative to...
Technology | Colonoscopy Systems | March 27, 2017
March 27, 2017 — Bracco Diagnostics Inc. announced the launch of its PROTOCO2L TOUCH Colon Insufflator.
CT colonography, patient and provider groups, Congress, screening, H.R. 1298
News | Colonoscopy Systems | March 02, 2017
Major colorectal cancer care advocacy groups and medical societies have released a statement strongly urging Congress...
Affordable Care Act, economic disparities, mammography, colonoscopy, cancer screening
News | Radiology Business | February 08, 2017
Out-of-pocket expenditures are thought to be a significant barrier to receiving cancer preventive services, especially...
Overlay Init