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To compare digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT) with full field digital mammography (FFDM) regarding effectiveness as screening modalities.
Mammography is the only approved method for breast cancer screening, but not all tumors can be detected with mammography. The main reason is overlapping structures that can either mimic or hide a tumor on a 2-dimensional image like mammography. Digital breast tomosynthesis, (DBT) is a 3-dimensional x-ray technique that has been developed during the last years. A tomographic technique like DBT, which reduces or eliminates the detrimental effect of over- and underlying tissue, can probably help to find more tumors. This study aims to investigate whether more breast cancers can be detected with DBT compared to full field digital mammography (FFDM) in population invited to screening.
Intervention Model: Single Group Assignment, Masking: Open Label, Primary Purpose: Prevention
DBT and FFDM
Malmö Breast Screening Unit, Skåne University Hospital
Enrolling by invitation
Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:15:04-0400
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