Hologic - defining the standard of care in women's health clinically superior performance2 tomosynthesis is a revolutionary technology that gives radiologists the ability to identify and characterize individual. The hologic selenia dimensions clinical studies presented to the fda as part of hologic's pma submission that compared hologic's selenia drmensions combo-mode to hologic 2d ffdm breast tomosynthesis. Tomosynthesis was first made available in february 2011, when the hologic dimensions unit gained fda approval since that time, several other 3d offerings from ge, siemens, fuji, etc have hit the market as well. Hologic's selenia dimensions 3d mammography (now known as genius 3d) insurance coverage for digital breast tomosynthesis (3d mammographytm) most insurance today is covering digital breast tomosynthesis or 3d mammographytm, to better assist you, please see the following list of the insurance carriers that do not cover it at the time of this writing. Hologic's selenia dimensions technology is the first commercially available breast cancer screening and diagnosis system to deliver on the extraordinary promise of breast tomosynthesis - a breakthrough technology poised to revolutionize how breast cancer is detected today mammography systems using conventional 2d imaging have limitations.
Digital breast tomosynthesis tomosynthesis, hologic 20 digital mammogram 1x dose tomosynthesis 1x dose better sensitivity slice at plane of phantom insert. Before hologic's 3d digital mammography system can become a commercial product on the us market, the company must develop a program to train physicians on how to interpret this new kind of mammogram it is digital mammography, so it's nothing that new, said arthur friedman, a hologic. Find my genius 3d a more accurate mammogram: genius™ is acquired on the hologic® 3d mammography™ system and consists of a 2d and 3d™ image set, where.
About 1,100 of 13,500 mammography units in the united states perform tomosynthesis, according to jim culley, a spokesman for hologic, the company that makes the only tomosynthesis equipment. Hologic's 3d™ breast biopsy option helps visualize lesions that are only seen under tomosynthesis while also reducing the number of steps needed for a procedure and lowering the radiation dose compared to a traditional 2d biopsy. Tomosynthesis acquisition and reconstruction andrew maidment, phd, faapm associate professor of radiology chief, physics section hologic selenia dimensions. Technical evaluation of hologic selenia dimensions digital breast tomosynthesis system 4 contents acknowledgements 5 executive summary 6 1introduction 7. Reinventing breast tomosynthesis with the hologic 3dimensions™ mammography system delivering the fastest, highest resolution 3d™ images, 1 a mammogram that is clinically proven to be more comfortable 2 and an enhanced workflow.
3d tomosynthesis mammography early detection is crucial with breast cancer mammography is the best available method of detecting breast changes that may be cancer, long before physical symptoms can be felt by you or your doctor. Hologic has announced that the first large-scale observational study in a us clinical practice comparing breast cancer screening with hologic's 3d mammography technology (breast tomosynthesis) with conventional 2d mammography alone showed a significant reduction in recall rates and a sizeable increase in cancer detection, particularly invasive cancer, across all breast tissue densities. The content of this course is based on the hologic selenia dimensions® dbt system and is sufficient to meet the 8 hours of new modality training and continuing education specific to the hologic selenia dimensions® dbt system. Login to your myar ce account: forgot your password register submit: ce home available programs and courses physician radiologic technologist radiology administrator. Breast imaging boot camp with tomosynthesis ge or hologic tomosynthesis fundamental techniques and basic reading protocol.
Hologic's new 3dimensions™ mammography system provides higher quality two-view digital breast tomosynthesis screening with synthetically reconstructed. 1 dose with breast tomosynthesis hologic proprietary information for training purposes only objectives • explain radiation dose terminology. Wwwmygenius3dcom is brought to you by hologic the genius ™ 3d mammography ™ exam (aka genius ™ exam) is acquired on the hologic ® 3d mammography ™ system and consists of a 2d and 3d ™ image set, where the 2d image can be either an acquired 2d image or a 2d image generated from the 3d ™ image set. Hologic selenia 2d has always been at the forefront of breast cancer screening and offers the first and only breast tomosynthesis technology with proven superior clinical performance to 2d mammographythe hologic selenia 2d digital mammography system offers the highest quality image and the lowest possible dose with flexible tools for the techmanufacturer: hologic model: hologic selenia 2d.
Mqsa facility certification extension requirements for digital breast tomosynthesis (dbt) system. Hologic also is working to incorporate tomosynthesis into other aspects of breast cancer detection marshall says the company recently released a tomosynthesis biopsy package that allows radiologists to use the same modality for detection of abnormalities and localization for biopsy. Breast tomosynthesis cme, satisfy mqsa/fda requirements, 875 hours.