New DigitalMammography – Will It Be Used?by
Dr. John D.
Medical technology is like that of any other business; it needs to be a reasonabale expense. Now I don’t know if these new machines are all that much better than the current units, but it would be a shame if they were
Potential Benefits of DigitalMammographyby
type of mammography, called full-field digitalmammography, has shown that digitalmammography might be a substantial... the technical performance of standard screen-film mammograpy with digitalmammography. For this study...
Which is Better? Digital vs Film Mammogramsby
Alvin B. Lin
over the other. On the other hand, if you're 40-49yo, it appears that digitalmammography may have the upper hand due to more dense... also find that the authors noted digitalmammography was more sensitive (read better) for women 60-69yo and estrogen receptor...
Radiation dose less with digital mammogramsby
that came out a few months ago), and this article from Reuter's appears on my newsfeed. Digitalmammography is not available in every area yet (I've been getting the digitalmammography here in Charlotte for about 3 years...
Linda MacDonald Glenn
1. The dose of radiation exposure is lower than in traditional analog mammography.
2. Digital... have shown that digitalmammography does detect the findings better [in the above] scenario.”1