Search Tag: mammography

Executive Health Management


2019 02 Oct

About 1000 breast Imaging professionals are meeting this October for the EUSOBI Annual Scientific Meeting in Budapest. Congress organiser, Gabor Forrai spoke to about what’s in store and the organisation’s ambitions for the future. What are some of the key challenges in the field of breast imaging and how will these be... Read more

IMAGING Management

Hologic introduces a more comfortable mammogram

2017 27 Sep

93% of Women Surveyed Reported Improved Comfort with the New System* Hologic, Inc . has announced the commercial availability of its new SmartCurve™ breast stabilization system, which has been clinically proven to deliver a more comfortable mammogram without compromising image quality, workflow or dose. 1  The SmartCurve system is available... Read more

Health Management

The latest in breast imaging

2017 19 Sep

Prof. Gabor Forrai speaks with HealthManagement about the future of the European Society of Breast Imaging (EUSOBI) and the latest guidelines and recommendations for women in mammography   EUSOBI recently updated its recommendations on information for women on mammography. What are the main updates? Also, why is it important to involve... Read more

IMAGING Management

Improving Breast Cancer Detection After Breast Conservation Therapy

2017 27 Jun

Women aged 50 years or younger who underwent breast conservation therapy may benefit from breast magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) screening as an adjunct to mammography, according to a new study published in JAMA Oncology. “After breast conservation therapy in women 50 years or younger, the addition of MRI to annual mammography screening improves... Read more

IMAGING Management

Sectra Signs Contract With US Cancer Center for Enterprise Imaging

2017 02 May

International medical imaging IT and cybersecurity company  Sectra  announces that  it has signed a multi-year contract with City of Hope to install the Sectra Enterprise Image Management suite of products for display, transmission, and storage of all images throughout the healthcare system. The multi-departmental PACS and VNA solution, integrated... Read more

Executive Health Management

The American Society of Breast Surgeons 18th Annual Meeting

2017 26 Apr

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IMAGING Management

US Tele-Mammography Group Selects Sectra as its Mammography Enterprise Imaging Vendor

2016 10 Nov

International medical imaging IT company  Sectra  announces that Women’s Imaging Associates has entered into a multi-year agreement to deploy Sectra Breast Imaging PACS for radiologist interpretation. The solution features intelligent pre-fetching and auto-routing of images from the provider sites to the radiologist reading locations, and it allows... Read more

Cardiology Management

Study Links BACs to Increased Risk of Coronary Artery Disease and Stroke

2016 03 Oct

The findings of a 10-year follow-up study have now shown that the long viewed as benign breast arterial calcifications (BACs) detected on routine mammograms are associated with an increased risk of coronary heart disease and stroke. The study will be presented at the 2016 Annual Meeting of The North American Menopause Society (NAMS) in Orlando (October... Read more