Dr Christine Shearman discusses new mammography breast imaging equipment on 2GB
In an interview with Radio 2GB’s Steve Price, San Radiology’s Dr Christine Shearman shared the benefits of the new 3D imaging available with the Department’s new Mammomat technology.
The new equipment makes mammography more comfortable, uses contrast dye to get better pictures, and importantly provides a report on breast density, providing an invaluable alert to women at higher risk of breast cancer.
Dr Shearman shared the significant published reports indicating the potential for a 40% increase in breast cancer detection from mammography with the new installation.
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