2018 PBCS Breast Cancer Symposium

Event Date: 
October 5-6, 2018
Event Location: 
Marco Polo Ortigas Hotel

Ortigas Center – HIMEX Corporation participated in the 9th Philippine Breast Cancer Society Symposium on October 5-6, 2018. The symposium with the theme "Revisiting Breast Cancer Treatment: A New Look at Classic Issues" was held at the Marco Polo Ortigas Hotel in Ortigas Center.

The company promoted Hitachi's Arietta 850, SOFIA, Arietta Prologue as well as Adani's mammoscan. The Hitachi ARIETTA 850, Hitachi’s flagship premium Ultrasound system boast in in superior image quality, seamless workflow, and advanced applications to make it the ideal tool for expanding quality imaging needs. On the other hand, Hitachi's new SOFIA 3D breast ultrasound system solves all the economic and logistic challenges associated with whole-breast ultrasound by using a full-field radial scanning method. The resulting throughput, efficiency, and patient comfort SOFIA gives make it a fitting ultrasound for women with dense breasts. Another medical equipment which HIMEX brought to the event was the Arietta Prologue which offers superior imaging quality and is equipped with functions that improve efficiency and support rapid, accurate diagnosis when and where needed. Meanwhile, Adani's mammoscan gives the most effective full-filed digital mammography solution with its low dose and high definition imaging.

HIMEX Corporation, in partnership with Hitachi, Adani, doctors and hospitals nationwide, will continue its efforts in improving the Philippines' healthcare development in breast cancer treatment and in other medical fields.