Stereoscopic Digital Mammography: Improved Accuracy of Lesion Detection in Breast Cancer Screening

@inproceedings{Getty2008StereoscopicDM,
  title={Stereoscopic Digital Mammography: Improved Accuracy of Lesion Detection in Breast Cancer Screening},
  author={David J. Getty and Carl J. D'Orsi and Ronald M. Pickett},
  booktitle={Digital Mammography / IWDM},
  year={2008}
}
We report on a clinical trial comparing stereoscopic full-field digital mammography to standard (non-stereo) full-field digital mammography for detection of true breast lesions in a screening population. Each of 1458 enrolled patients received both a standard screening examination and a stereoscopic screening examination, which were read independently by different radiologists. Compared to standard digital mammography, stereo mammography significantly reduced false positive lesion detections by… CONTINUE READING