Then & Now
Siemens Healthineers has a long standing history in imaging with 60 years of experience in breast care. With an understanding of the unique healthcare needs associated with breast cancer, we offer solutions to prevent, detect, and treat the most threatening diseases affecting your patients throughout all stages of their lives.
With this in mind, Siemens Healthineers has made waves of progress along the years with advancements in technology and care. Click here for a snapshot of how mammography has changed, and the transformative impact that Siemens Healthineers has created to ensure accessible care for all patients.
Each year more than 2 million women undergo breast cancer screening in the UK1. Whilst the number of women invited has increased, reports show that the uptake by women aged 50-70 has fallen in recent years. Siemens Healthineers is combatting the decline in screening to ensure that everyone receives the vital care they may require. Breast cancer causes more than 450,000 deaths each year2; click here to find out how Siemens Healthineers aims to decrease this number by addressing your patients' concerns that surround the screening process.
The Best in Breast Cancer Diagnosis
As the most common form of cancer in the UK3, it's imperative that screening is as effective and comfortable as possible to gain a patient's trust in order to ensure screening appointments are maintained. Patient focus is a core remit of Siemens Healthineers and it is put at the forefront of the technology we produce.Click here to find out what Siemens Healthineers is doing to put your patients first.
1According to Cancer Research UK: www.cancerresearchuk.org
2GLOBOCAN Cancer Fact Sheets: Breast Cancer [Internet]. [cited 2013 Mar 29] Available from: http://globocan.iarc.fr/factsheet.asp
3According to Breast Cancer Care: www.breastcancercare.org.uk