Women's Health Ultrasound

Mammography VALET Improves Breast Cancer Screening for Underserved Women

August 10, 2020

Houston-area mobile mammography program brings screening mammography and access to diagnostic services to women who have barriers to care.

Hologic, Inc., Introduces First Cart-Based Ultrasound System

July 27, 2020

The system is designed to reduce unnecessary biopsies, lesion correlation time, and improve overall diagnostic accuracy.

Unique Traits for Interval Breast Cancers Point to Poor Patient Outcomes

July 03, 2020

Breast cancers identified between patient screenings are more aggressive and lethal.

AI-Powered Ultrasound Still Can’t Replace Sonographers in Breast Cancer Detection

June 14, 2020

AI model can help alleviate increased sonographer workload, but still has high missed diagnosis rate.

Online Training Teaches Ob/Gyns to Identify COVID-19 Via Lung Ultrasound

May 04, 2020

After 2.5 hours, providers could successfully identify lungs with pathological patterns indicative of viral infection.

American College of Radiology Updates Breast Cancer Screening Appropriateness Criteria

April 14, 2020

Eight recommendations released for imaging women post-mastectomy and breast reconstruction.

Ultrasound in Third Trimester Doubles Detection Pre-Term Birth Risk

April 09, 2020

A third trimester ultrasound coupled with evaluating maternal characteristics could open door for monitoring and intervention.

How COVID-19 Has Altered Breast Imaging

April 07, 2020

Insights from industry experts on ways their departments have changed during the pandemic.

It’s in the Genes: Breast Density, Microcalcifications, and Masses Can Be Inherited

April 02, 2020

Study shows three risk factors for breast cancer can be passed down through genes.

Abbreviated MRI Effective in Screening Women With Breast Cancer History

March 26, 2020

Shortened protocol identifies more cancers than ultrasound or mammography.