ABVS distinguishes malignant from benign breast lesions

Monday, July 15, 2019

Aunt Minnie (7/15) reports that the automated breast volume scanner (ABVS) performs just as well as handheld ultrasound for distinguishing between malignant and benign breast lesions, according to a literature review published in the August issue of Ultrasound in Medicine and Biology.

How An AI Algorithm Could Change Breast Cancer Diagnoses

Monday, July 15, 2019

Axis Imaging News (7/15) reports on breast ultrasound elastography, an emerging imaging technique that provides information about a potential breast lesion by evaluating its stiffness in a non-invasive way.

iCAD’s AI solution for 2D mammography receives CE certification

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Radiology Business (7/11) reports that iCAD has announced that its ProFound AI solution for 2D mammography has gained CE mark approval. The company’s ProFound AI for Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT) received the mark back in March 2018.

Men need breast cancer screening too

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Aunt Minnie (7/10) reports that men at increased risk for breast cancer need regular screening mammography just as their female counterparts do, according to a new study published online in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment.

Understanding the value of molecular breast imaging

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Health Care Business Daily News (7/10) reports that the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is proposing to update the mammography regulations that were issued under the Mammography Quality Standards Act of 1992 (MQSA) and the Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act).