Intraoperative Digital Specimen Mammography: Rapid, Accurate Results Expedite Surgery


Specimen mammography during image guided breast surgery is a daily occurrence. The process of specimen travel, imaging and reporting may take 20–30 minutes. An intraoperative method to obtain digital specimen mammograms may expedite the process. We compared intraoperative digital specimen mammography (IDSM) as well as standard specimen mammography (SSM) on… (More)
DOI: 10.1245/s10434-006-9126-5


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@article{Kaufman2006IntraoperativeDS, title={Intraoperative Digital Specimen Mammography: Rapid, Accurate Results Expedite Surgery}, author={Cary Steven Kaufman and Leslie Jacobson MS and Barbara A. Bachman and Lauren B. Kaufman and Carol Mahon RN and Laura-Jane Gambrell RN and Roger Seymour RN and Jennifer Briscoe ST and Karen Aulisio RN and Angi Cunningham ST and Francis Opstad RN and Nancy Schnell RN and Jan Robertson RN and Lynne Oliver RN}, journal={Annals of Surgical Oncology}, year={2006}, volume={14}, pages={1478-1485} }