Improving Breast Cancer Diagnosis - Introducing Dr Katy Szczepura #SalfordImpacts

In the early detection of benign breast conditions and malignant breast disease, mammography is regarded as the gold standard of screening methods. However, the efficacy of the method depends on the production of high-quality mammography images. After identifying inadequate breast compression and a lack of standardised positioning technique, the University of Salford Medical Imaging Research Group (MIRG) subsequently developed and published new standards, which are now embedded within United Kingdom (UK) breast services for approximately 2,000,000 women per annum.

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