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El Camino Hospital is Early Adopter of Volpara

Last Updated Oct 2012

Image of Imaging Economics logo Being an early adopter of Volpara breast density measurement software can mean early detection of breast cancer in women with dense breast tissue. That’s why clinicians at El Camino Hospital’s Breast Health Center are proud to be the first facility in the San Francisco Bay Area to embrace the software tool from Matakina International. “It is critical for physicians and patients to have as many resources available as possible to detect breast cancer, especially among women for whom the traditional mammogram may not be enough,” said Imtiaz Qureshi, MD, medical director and chief of radiology at El Camino Hospital in Mountain View. “Volpara, when used in concert with advanced imaging technology, can increase the chances for an accurate diagnosis leading to early treatment and a greater possibility for long-term survival.”

Read the full article on the Imaging Economics website.