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a diagnostic procedure to detect breast tumors by the use of X rays

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1 Full Field Digital Mammography Systems (3D) Market, US, Revenue ($m), 2006-2013
Digital mammography certification is not compulsory but many radiologists choose to go through certification.
But, DMIST was not designed to compare any difference in mortality among women who had different imaging types--so it can't answer whether digital mammography could save more lives than film.
This leading edge digital mammography technology will help prevent cancer and will have a legacy of strengthening families in our community, and that is what SC Johnson is all about," said Shawn MacLeod, VP Marketing SC Johnson, in an Oct.
Henny Rijken, will direct GE's innovative digital mammography workshops.
The Digital Mammographic Imaging Screening Trial (DMIST) was designed to compare the sensitivity of digital mammography with that of film-based mammography for breast cancer detection.
WorkstationOne is intended for softcopy reading and interpretation of digital mammography images, and was developed with the goal of assisting radiologists to read digital mammograms efficiently.
Inspired by the experiences of local breast-cancer patients, survivors and their families, the center features the latest in digital mammography and ultrasound detection and allows doctors to perform services such as core biopsies, fine-needle aspirations and other procedures.
announced today that it has received FDA premarket approval (PMA) for Version 2 of its M-Vu CAD system for digital mammography.
The center's Selenia Dimensions breast tomosynthesis system is made by Hologic, a world leader in digital mammography.
The acquisition and implementation of digital mammography system with pre-dismantling and removal of the existing mammography system and partially rearranging space before installation of a new appliance.
The money will go toward the hospital's recently installed digital mammography equipment.
Breast lesion detection and classification: comparison of screen-film mammography and full-field digital mammography with soft-copy reading--observer performance study.
Digital mammography offers a number of other advantages and patient conveniences.
As digital mammography has now been shown to significantly lower the radiation dose, it is likely that access to it will continue to grow," Hendrick said in the news release.
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