film screen mammography

film screen mammography

a breast radiographic technique in which a special single-emulsion film and high-detail intensifying screens are used. The technique provides a fine image at radiation exposure levels of less than 1 rad, compared with older methods that generated radiation levels of as much as 16 rad.
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The net result is the ability to deliver improved workflow and reading efficiency compared with traditional film screen mammography systems.
The report provides value ($m), volume (units) and average price ($) data for each segment and sub-segment within two market categories - Full-Field Digital Mammography Equipment and Film Screen Mammography Equipment.
Market size data for Mammography Equipment market categories - Full-Field Digital Mammography Equipment and Film Screen Mammography Equipment.
The report provides market landscape, competitive landscape and market trends information on two market categories - Film Screen Mammography Equipment and Full-Field Digital Mammography Equipment.
The report provides market size data and information on two mammography equipment market categories - film screen mammography equipment and full-field digital mammography equipment.
The report provides analysis and review of the key clinical trials being carried out globally and across key Mammography Equipment market categories - Film Screen Mammography Equipment,Full-Field Digital Mammography Equipment
E[acute accent]While traditional film screen mammography remains a very effective tool for detecting breast cancer, more breast imaging facilities have been actively seeking a digital screening solution since last fall's announcement of the ACRIN-DMIST results, which revealed significant benefits of digital for a considerable percentage of the screening population.
The net result is the ability to deliver optimal workflow and reading efficiency compared with traditional film screen mammography systems with the added versatility of a PACS review station.
Registration through the ACR will enable our customers to enjoy a more streamlined and simplified accreditation process, one that is more consistent with the existing requirements for film screen mammography units.
The center will offer the following services: Full-field Digital and film screen Mammography, Computer-Assisted Diagnosis (CAD), Full Digital Breast Ultrasound, Stereotactic and Ultrasound Core Biopsies, galactography, needle localizations for surgical biopsy, breast MRI and Bone Densitometry.