Category: Radiology Products

Radiology Products


FDA Updates Mammography Regulations for Breast Density and Detection

The U.S. FDA has updated mammography regulations under the Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA) to require facilities to notify patients about breast density, strengthen enforcement, and assist interpreting physicians in evaluating mammograms to improve breast cancer detection, with the changes to be implemented within 18 months.

Women’s Imaging


Radiotherapy for Older Patients Does Not Improve Survival Rates: Study

New research suggests that radiotherapy does not improve survival rates for older patients in the early stages of breast cancer. The addition of radiotherapy alongside breast-conserving surgery and hormone therapy一the current standard treatment一made no difference to the death rates for patients 65 years or older, researchers say.