Mammography: Screening, Results and Risks


Andrea Palmetti (Editor)
Raphaël Roux (Editor)

Series: Cancer Etiology, Diagnosis and Treatments
BISAC: HEA024000

This book presents topical research in the study of mammography screening, results and risks. Topics discussed in this compilation include the socioeconomic and healthcare supply statistical determinants of compliance to mammography screening programs; digital breast tomosynthesis; the role of mammography in the reduction mammoplasty patient; mammography research in Thailand and a GIS approach to the access of mammography facilities and the detection of breast cancer. (Imprint: Nova Biomedical )

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Factors Influencing Mammography Screening Participation among Thai Women in Southern California
(Bulaporn Natipagon-Shah, Mary Jo Clark, Azusa Pacific University, San Diego Regional Center, San Diego, California, USA, and others)

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis
(Luís Janeiro, Nuno Matela, Nuno Oliveira, Pedro Almeida, Universidade de Lisboa, Faculdade de Ciências, Instituto de Biofísica e Engenharia Biomédica, Portugal, and others)

Socioeconomic and Healthcare Supply Statistical Determinants of Compliance to Mammography Screening Programs: A Multilevel Analysis in Calvados, France
(Carole Pornet, Olivier Dejardin, Fabrice Morlais, Véronique Bouvier, Guy Launoy, ERI INSERM ‘‘Cancers & Populations’’, Faculty of Medicine, France, and others)

Mammography Research in Thailand
(Viroj Wiwanitkit, Wiwanitkit House, Bangkhae, Bangkok Thailand)

The Role of Mammography in the Pre- and Postoperative Reduction Mammoplasty Patient: A Review of the Literature
(Jennifer R. Stevane, Michael J. Campbell, Keith T. Paige, Virginia Mason Medical Center, Seattle, Washington, USA)

An Integrated Approach to Designate the Shortage Areas for Mammography
Access in a GIS Environment
(Dajun Dai, Department of Geosciences, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA)

Access to Mammography Facilities and Detection of Breast Cancer by Screening Mammography: A GIS Approach
(Selina Rahman, James H. Price, Mark Dignan, Saleh Rahman, Peter S. Lindquist, Timothy R. Jordan, Environmental Sciences Institute, Florida A and M University, Tallahassee, Florida, USA, and others)*


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