Tomosynthesis imaging: at a translational crossroads.

@article{Dobbins2009TomosynthesisIA,
  title={Tomosynthesis imaging: at a translational crossroads.},
  author={James T. Dobbins},
  journal={Medical physics},
  year={2009},
  volume={36 6},
  pages={1956-67}
}
Tomosynthesis is a decades-old technique for section imaging that has seen a recent upsurge in interest due to its promise to provide three-dimensional information at lower dose and potentially lower cost than CT in certain clinical imaging situations. This renewed interest in tomosynthesis began in the late 1990s as a new generation of flat-panel detectors became available; these detectors were the one missing piece of the picture that had kept tomosynthesis from enjoying significant… CONTINUE READING

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