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1 Detectors for digital mammography

  title={1 Detectors for digital mammography},
  author={A. Karellas and S. Vedantham},
Introduction Mammography is the most technically demanding radiographic modality, requiring high spatial resolution, excellent low contrast discrimination, and wide dynamic range. The development of dedicated mammography systems [1] in the mid-1960s and the refinements in film-screen technology over its long evolution [2,3] were of critical importance in establishing the benefits of mammography in reducing breast cancer mortality [4–10]. The use of film-screen technology over 30 years ensured… Expand