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Sectra to Provide Breast Imaging PACS to Allison Breast Center at Monument Radiology

October 20, 2011

SHELTON, Connecticut, October 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –

Sectra to Demonstrate its Multi-Modality Breast Imaging PACS at the
Breast Imaging Conference (BIC [http://www.breastimagingconference.com ]) in
Orlando, FL from October 23-26

International medical imaging IT company, Sectra
[http://www.sectra.com/medical ] (NASDAQ OMX Stockholm: SECT B) announces an
agreement with Allison Breast Center at Monument Radiology, Richmond, VA, to
provide its multi-modality Breast Imaging PACS.

“We selected Sectra Breast Imaging PACS in order to increase our reading
and workflow efficiency,” says Dirck L. Brendlinger, M.D., medical director
of Allison Breast Center at Monument Radiology.

Sectra Breast Imaging PACS
[http://www.futureproofpacs.com/medical/breast-pacs/default.aspx ] offers
instant access to all of the advanced diagnostic and visualization tools a
radiologist needs within a single workstation to speed image viewing.
Regardless of modality or vendor, all breast images are automatically
aligned and displayed side-by-side in the same size and dimension. Sectra
provides the perfect reading environment for high-volume, multi-modality
women’s imaging centers, and those that want to increase their
tele-mammography services.

Sectra will demonstrate its Breast Imaging PACS and integration
capabilities at booth #23 at the 30th Annual Breast Imaging Conference (BIC)
held in Orlando, FL from October 23-26.

About Sectra
Sectra provides web-based IT systems for radiology, mammography and
orthopaedics. More than 1,100 hospitals, clinics and imaging centers
worldwide use the systems daily, together performing over 55 million
radiology examinations annually. Sectra’s IT systems have been installed in
North America, Scandinavia and most major countries in Europe and the Far
East. For more information on Sectra North America, visit
http://www.futureproofpacs.com. Sectra was founded in 1978 and has its
roots in Linkoping University in Sweden. The company’s business operations
include cutting-edge products and services within the niche segments of
medical systems and secure communication systems. Sales in the 2010/2011
fiscal year totaled SEK 784 million. The Sectra share is quoted on the
NASDAQ OMX Stockholm AB exchange. For more information visit


About Allison Breast Center at Monument Radiology

Since 1995 Allison Breast Center at Monument Radiology has been
providing screening and diagnostic Mammography and breast Ultrasound imaging
services to the Richmond, VA area. Allison Breast Center prides itself on
the consultative approach it takes with each patient. Radiology results are
provided the same day and each patient receives a consultation from the
doctor before they leave. Allison Breast Center at Monument Radiology is
located at 7231 Forest Ave, #102, Richmond, VA 23226. For more information
call +1(804)288-8321.

        Contact: Mikael Anden, President
        Sectra North America
        E-mail: Mikael.Anden@sectra.com
        Phone: +1-203-925-0899 ext 253


SOURCE Sectra North America

Source: PR Newswire