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2014-04-16 08:31:55

New Technology to Aid Cancer Screening in Women with Dense Breast Tissue GASTONIA, N.C., April 16, 2014 CaroMont Regional Medical Center is the first hospital in the North and South Carolina region to offer Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS), the only breast cancer screening technology specifically developed and FDA approved for women with dense breast tissue. ABUS helps doctors find cancers hidden in dense breast tissue, which may be missed by mammography. In partnership with Gaston...

2014-03-27 23:24:16

New Technology to Aid Cancer Screening in Women with Dense Breast Tissue Gastonia, North Carolina (PRWEB) March 27, 2014 CaroMont Regional Medical Center is the first hospital in the region to offer Automated Breast Ultrasound (ABUS), the only breast cancer screening technology specifically developed and FDA approved for women with dense breast tissue. ABUS helps doctors find cancers hidden in dense breast tissue, which may be missed by mammography. In partnership with Gaston Radiology,...

2014-02-26 23:04:39

Seven Abstracts Accepted for Presentation at ECR Demonstrate Benefit of Volumetric Breast Care Imaging and Analytics Data Vienna, Austria (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 The ability of volumetric breast imaging data to provide actionable intelligence to guide screening of women with dense breasts with 2D and 3D mammography are among the key abstracts accepted for presentation at the European Congress of Radiology (ECR) meeting, March 6-10, 2014. According to Volpara Solutions, seven abstracts...

2014-02-19 23:24:10

Hails Emphasis on Volumetric Assessment of Breast Density Wellington, New Zealand (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 The changes in the breast density reporting categories included in the Fifth Edition of Breast Imaging-Reporting and Data System (BI-RADS) Atlas recently issued by the American College of Radiology (ACR) represent a significant step towards the provision of accurate breast density measurements to women by the renewed emphasis on volumetric assessments, according to Volpara...

2014-01-07 23:23:08

Volumetric Breast Density Measurement Removes Subjectivity and Improves Breast Cancer Screening Process for Radiologists and Patients West Hartfod, CT (PRWEB) January 07, 2014 Matakina International today announced that The Hospital of Central Connecticut (HOCC) is the first facility in Connecticut to adopt VolparaDensity™ breast imaging software, designed to help overcome the limitations of mammography to detect cancer in women with dense breasts. The Enterprise installation of HOCC...

2013-12-19 12:30:15

- Current methodology for breast density assessment can be subjective and is limited to manual and visual inspection of the mammography image. ANDOVER, Mass., Dec. 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- As breast density becomes a more recognized risk factor for breast cancer, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced 510(k) clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for the Spectral Breast Density Measurement Application for its MicroDose SI full-field digital...

2013-12-04 16:25:12

Findings presented at 99th Annual Meeting of the Radiological Society of North America (RSNA) CHICAGO, Dec. 4, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Seno Medical Instruments, Inc., the company pioneering opto-acoustic imaging as a tool to improve the process of diagnosing breast cancer, today announced preliminary information from a feasibility study of its Imagio(TM) breast imaging device. Results from the feasibility study suggest that information from Imagio, beyond that available from traditional...

2013-12-02 23:23:14

Showcasing VolparaAnalytics and VolparaDose at RSNA for the First Time Chicago, IL (PRWEB) December 02, 2013 Matakina International today announced the launch of VolparaAnalytics and VolparaDose, two new volumetric breast imaging products built upon its globally used, multi-vendor VolparaDensity Volumetric Breast Density Software. The Company is showcasing the expanded suite of breast imaging software tools for the first time, here at the 99th Annual Meeting of the Radiology Society of...

2013-12-02 08:39:14

Building on Mammography Reporting Capabilities, SonoPro Guides Physician through the Interpretive Process for Diagnostic Ultrasound CHICAGO, Dec. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ikonopedia, today announced the launch of the SonoPro(TM) Breast Ultrasound interpretation and reporting module, designed to guide radiologists through the interpretive process for diagnostic breast ultrasound exams. Ikonopedia, or image encyclopedia, made the announcement here at the 99(th) Annual Meeting of the...

2013-10-08 23:26:14

Objective Volumetric Measurement Helps ProMedica Provide Critical Breast Density Information to Ensure Patients Receive Best Breast Care Available Toledo, Ohio (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 Matakina International today announced that ProMedica Breast Care on the campus of ProMedica Toledo Hospital became the first in Ohio to offer VolparaDensity™ breast imaging software, designed to help overcome the limitations of mammography to detect cancer in women with dense breasts. Serving Northwest...