Table of Contents

Mammography equipment and quality control. Film processing and quality control. Breast anatomy - implications for mammographic practice. Mammography - the first steps. Mammography - basic projections. Mammography - complementary projections. Mammography - tailoring the examination. Training, education and continuing professional development in mammographic practice. Quality assurance systems. The basis of mammographic interpretation. Breast screening. Psychological issues and communication.
Appendices. Glossary. Index.

Details

No. of pages:
176
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2003
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443071140
Electronic ISBN:
9780702059377

About the authors

Linda Lee

Affiliations and Expertise

Superintendent Radiographer and Radiographic Service Manager, Breast Screening Training Centre, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK

Verdi Stickland

Affiliations and Expertise

Superintendent Radiographer and Radiographic Quality Assurance Manager, Breast Screening Training Centre, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK

A. Robin Wilson

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Director and Consultant Radiologist, Breast Screening Training Centre, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK

Andrew Evans

Affiliations and Expertise

Nottingham International Breast Education Centre, City Hospital, Nottingham, UK