16-12-2021 / Erlangen

Breast CT study results

Study results confirm: Patients experience high comfort for breast CT

Breast CT study results

Patients confirm a significant decrease in pain and discomfort compared to mammography – especially in pre-menopausal women. Survey data amongst radiologists and radiology technicians also shows high anatomical breast coverage and a user-friendly clinical workflow.

Read the latest study results from the University Hospital Erlangen in cooperation with the University Hospital RWTH Aachen about the “Potential of spiral breast computed tomography to increase patient comfort compared to DM”, in European Journal of Radiology, Volume 145, December 2021 (prospective study with 79 patients)

Although you will need access permission to read the full version, the abstract sums up very well the key results.