The role of digital breast tomosynthesis in the breast assessment clinic: a review

@inproceedings{Mall2017TheRO,
  title={The role of digital breast tomosynthesis in the breast assessment clinic: a review},
  author={Suneeta Mall and Sarah Jayne Lewis and Patrick C. Brennan and J. Lyle Noakes and Claudia Mello-Thoms},
  booktitle={Journal of medical radiation sciences},
  year={2017}
}
Mammography has long been considered as the primary technique in breast cancer detection and assessment. Despite low specificity, mammography has been preferred over other contemporary techniques such as magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT) and ultrasonography (US) due to superior sensitivity and significant health economic benefits. The development of a new technique, a limited angle cone beam pseudo-three-dimensional tomosynthesis, digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), has… CONTINUE READING