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A 3D animation depicting an experimental breast cancer detection technique. Based on CT technology, this technology allows for the creation of 'movies' that provide information about breast structures, both normal abnormal.
A breast screening, a biopsy and a diagnosis even in one day. Equipment manufacturer can cover the range from diagnosis to cure for breast centers. Those centers can offer under one roof a marriage of surgeons, nurse practitioners, radiologists, technologists, this effects that the women is treated as a whole and not just as a part. Everything that the patient needs is centralized there and a woman don`t has to go out and search all of that by herself. 30 per cent of women over the age of 40 have not had a mammogram in the past 2 years. The goal is to get more women to an annual breast care mammography.
Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (Nasdaq: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics products, medical imaging systems and surgical products dedicated to serving the healthcare needs of women, will showcase its 3D mammography and other new, ready-to-market technologies in women’s imaging at the 21st Annual National Interdisciplinary Breast Center Conference (NCBC) in Las Vegas, Nevada, March 12-16, 2011. The NCBC is a nonprofit membership organization dedicated to excellence in breast healthcare for the general public.
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