In 2003, MAMMOMAT Novation was the first digital mammography system with a full-field amorphous selenium (a-Se) detector. Besides excellent image quality and optimized clinical workflow, the system also reduced dose up to 40%.1
History of mammography: 2003 – 2016
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1Comparison of Anode/Filter Combinations in Digital Mammography with Respect to the Average Glandular Dose. Uhlenbrock DF, Mertelmeier T.
2Compared to grid-based acquisition with Mammomat Inspiration, depending on breast thickness.
3High Definition Breast Tomosynthesis is not commercially available in all countries. Due to regulatory reasons its future availability cannot be guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens organization for further details.
4By replacing the FFDM in Tomo Combo Mode with Insight 2D.