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Hologic's 3D Mammography Technology to be the "New Standard of Care," According to Healthcare Research Firm KLAS
Date:3/19/2013

BEDFORD, Mass., March 19, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- 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, announced today the results of an independent survey by KLAS Research of Hologic 3D mammography sites in the U.S. The in-depth survey, which was not commissioned by Hologic, included fifty respondents whose facilities had used Hologic's 3D mammography (breast tomosynthesis) technology for at least one year. The researcher reported that "providers are seeing cancers that they would not previously have seen with traditional digital mammography," and concluded that providers who are considering 3D mammography "would benefit by quickly jumping on the bandwagon."i

This and other findings are available in the recently-issued KLAS report titled "Breast Tomosynthesis 2013: The Business Case." KLAS specializes in monitoring and reporting on the performance of healthcare vendors. Working together with executives from more than 4,500 hospitals and 2,500 clinics, KLAS helps medical equipment customers and purchasing agents understand which products are preferred by users.

"This is a really exciting technology to watch evolve," said Monique Rasband , KLAS Research Director and report author. "In our 2012 report on women's imaging, we received an overwhelming response from providers to dive deeper into the clinical and financial impact of tomosynthesis [3D mammography]. And what we have uncovered in this 2013 study will really help those who are considering tomosynthesis as a move-forward option. "ii

Since the clinical benefits of 3D mammography for breast cancer screening are well-understood and widely-accepted, the report
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