Comparison of direct digital mammography, computed radiography, and film-screen in the French national breast cancer screening program.

@article{Sradour2014ComparisonOD,
  title={Comparison of direct digital mammography, computed radiography, and film-screen in the French national breast cancer screening program.},
  author={Brigitte S{\'e}radour and Patrice Heid and Jacques Est{\`e}ve},
  journal={AJR. American journal of roentgenology},
  year={2014},
  volume={202 1},
  pages={229-36}
}
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this article was to compare the performance of digital mammography using hardcopy image reading against film-screen mammography in a French national routine population-based screening program with a decentralized organization. The French context offered the opportunity to examine separately computed radiography and direct digital mammography performances in a large cohort. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study includes 23,423 direct digital mammography, 73,320 computed… CONTINUE READING