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2014-03-10 08:28:54

NEW YORK, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Manhattan Diagnostic Radiology (MDR), a wholly owned subsidiary of RadNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDNT), a national leader in providing high-quality, cost-effective diagnostic imaging services through a network of owned and operated outpatient imaging centers, announces that 3D mammography, the latest innovation in breast cancer screening, is now available at its 66th Street location. MDR is the first free-standing, full-service radiology provider in...

2014-03-10 08:28:50

NEW YORK, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lenox Hill Radiology, a wholly owned subsidiary of RadNet, Inc. (NASDAQ: RDNT), a national leader in providing high-quality, cost-effective diagnostic imaging services through a network of owned and operated outpatient imaging centers, announces that 3D mammography, the latest innovation in breast cancer screening, is now available at its 79th Street location on the Upper West Side. Lenox Hill is among the first free-standing, full-service...

2014-03-05 08:29:18

SHELTON, Connecticut, March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- International medical imaging IT company, Sectra [http://www.sectra.com/medical ] (STO: SECT B), and IDS announce Sectra CloudFlex, a cloud-based, comprehensive suite of breast imaging tools designed for low-volume mammography sites. Modular functionality includes a clinical reporting platform, advanced speech recognition technology, a workflow portal and CRM system. This synergistic collaboration with IDS allows Sectra to...

2014-03-04 16:23:35

LONDON, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Global Mammography Equipment Market 2014-2018 TechNavio's analysts forecast the Global Mammography Equipment market to grow at a CAGR of 9.84 percent over the period 2013-2018. One of the key factors contributing to this market growth is the increasing incidence of breast cancer. The Global Mammography Equipment Market 2014-2018 has also been witnessing the growing use of 3D...

2014-03-04 12:25:57

Unequal access to diagnosis and treatment results in deaths of 1,710 black women annually NEW YORK, March 4, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A national study published today found a black: white disparity in breast cancer mortality in 39 of the most populous U.S. cities, with 35 of those cities experiencing a widening disparity over a 20-year period from 1990 to 2009. The 2014 Racial Disparity in Breast Cancer Mortality Study is the largest study of its kind and the first to examine racial...

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...

2014-02-26 08:28:04

DUBLIN, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/7dcrnk/preowned_medical) has announced the addition of the "Concise Analysis of the International Pre-Owned Medical Devices Market - Forecast to 2019" report to their offering. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769) Pre-Owned medical devices are defined as the devices that were owned earlier by any healthcare institution and that are now subject to sale or repurchase...

2014-02-25 23:31:35

Center for Breast Health Honored for Providing Exceptional Patient Care and Treatment Jackson, MS (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 The Center for Breast Health at Mississippi Baptist Medical Center has been named a recipient of the Women’s Choice Award as one of America’s Best Breast Centers, acknowledging its dedication to providing exceptional patient care and treatment. Breast cancer is the second most common form of cancer among American women according to the American Cancer Society,...

Improving Cancer Diagnosis Rates With New Paper Test Strip
2014-02-25 13:37:50

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Engineers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) have developed a paper test that could improve cancer diagnosis rates. Cancer mortality rates can be drastically reduced with early detection, but some of these methods, such as mammography and colonoscopy, are unable to be used in developing nations. Cancer rates in these countries now account for 70 percent of mortality around the world, so a new method to detect the...

2014-02-24 23:24:03

Grassroots Events Across USA on 3.3.14 Focus on Aggressive But Lesser-known Breast Cancer with Disproportionate Impact on Younger Women, African-American Women and Women with BRCA1 Gene Mutation Norwood, NJ (PRWEB) February 24, 2014 Breast cancer treatments and public awareness have advanced in recent years; however, Triple Negative Breast Cancer (TNBC) lags behind with no targeted treatments for patients and minimal recognition of its existence. With up to 20% of breast cancers...


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