Search Tag: cancer detection

IMAGING Management

Lets-unite-for-breast-cancer-awareness-month

2023 01 Oct

Held in October every year, breast cancer awareness month endeavours to increase awareness and to promote screening and prevention of the disease.   Breast cancer affects 2.3 million women globally and it is the most common cancer affecting American women. Early detection provides the best chance of successful treatment and cure.   Breast cancer...Read more

IMAGING Management

20-increase-in-breast-cancer-detection-with-ai-supported-mammogram-screening

2023 02 Aug

A new study published in The Lancet Oncology showed that AI is safe to use in breast cancer detection and could assist doctors with finding cancer more effectively.   The new research is believed to be the first-ever randomized control trial comparing AI-assisted breast cancer detection with detection solely performed by experienced humans.  ...Read more

Women's Health

20-increase-in-breast-cancer-detection-with-ai-supported-mammogram-screening

2023 02 Aug

A new study published in The Lancet Oncology showed that AI is safe to use in breast cancer detection and could assist doctors with finding cancer more effectively.   The new research is believed to be the first-ever randomized control trial comparing AI-assisted breast cancer detection with detection solely performed by experienced humans.  ...Read more

Executive Health Management

Icad-announces-the-appointment-of-new-members-to-its-board-of-directors

2022 11 Jan

Dana Brown and Timothy Norris Irish offer extensive experience in technology, women’s breast health and unique global perspectives iCAD, Inc., a global medical technology leader providing innovative cancer detection and therapy solutions, has announced it has appointed Dana Brown and Timothy Norris Irish as new independent members of the Board...Read more

IT Management

Arterys-signs-global-distribution-agreement-with-icad-to-launch-its-new-breast-ai-saas-solution

2021 30 Nov

Partnership will expand worldwide access to iCAD's full suite of breast health solutions on Arterys' fully cloud-native SaaS platform Arterys, the world's leading vendor-neutral AI platform has announced it signed a global distribution agreement with  iCAD , a global medical technology leader providing innovative cancer detection and therapy...Read more

IMAGING Management

Arterys-signs-global-distribution-agreement-with-icad-inc-for-its-new-breast-ai-saas-solution

2021 30 Nov

Arterys, the world's leading vendor-neutral AI platform, today announced it signed a global distribution agreement with iCAD, a global medical technology leader providing innovative cancer detection and therapy solutions. This partnership will expand access to iCAD's industry-leading AI-powered breast health solutions via Arterys' FDA-cleared and CE-marked...Read more

IMAGING Management

U-s-dense-breast-notification-laws-awareness-early-cancer-detection-after-mammo

2019 14 May

Breast density is recognised as a risk factor for breast cancer, and dense breast tissue can decrease mammographic sensitivity, leading to diagnostic delay . This is of particular concern to women in their 40s and 50s , for whom the prevalence of dense breasts ranges from 38% to 57%. Concerns about the low sensitivity of screening mammography...Read more

IMAGING Management

Fight-against-cancer-ge-healthcare-collaborates-with-nigeria-sovereign-investment-authority-nsia

2019 28 Feb

  GE Healthcare has partnered with the Nigeria Sovereign Investment Authority (NSIA) to supply latest technology in computed tomography (CT), Discovery RT, to Lagos University Teaching Hospital   Partnership will ensure provision of latest technology to enable early diagnostics and better treatment...Read more

IMAGING Management

Study-whole-body-mri-is-well-accepted-by-most-patients

2018 26 Sep

Whole body magnetic resonance imaging (WB-MRI) enables early cancer detection, without exposing the patient to ionising radiation. New research assessing patients' acceptance of WB-MRI as a procedure for cancer staging and follow up finds higher satisfaction with WB-MRI in patients who are more informed before the exam. "WB-MRI appears to be...Read more

IT Management

Mental-health-and-early-cancer-detection-aims-of-nhs-and-space-tech-collaboration

2018 19 Sep

The deadline is approaching for submissions to a multi-million-pound initiative for innovative ideas using space tech to solve healthcare problems. To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the UK National Health Service (NHS), the UK Space Agency has launched a 4-billion-pound joint initiative with the NHS for healthcare innovators who can demonstrate...Read more

IMAGING Management

Breast-mri-technique-increases-cancer-detection

2018 22 Feb

A new study published online in the journal Radiology shows that a new MRI breast imaging technique, developed by German researchers, could be effective in detecting breast cancer even without the use of contrast agents. The MRI technique, combined with sophisticated data analysis, could reduce the number of unnecessary breast biopsies, according to...Read more

IMAGING Management

Breast-cancer-survivors-utility-of-surveillance-mri

2017 18 Jul

According to new research in the journal Clinical Imaging, surveillance magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in breast cancer survivors may increase detection of subsequent cancers while increasing rate of biopsy. Guidelines regarding surveillance MRI in women with a personal history of breast cancer remain controversial. Currently the American Cancer...Read more