30 March 1995 Large-field high spatial resolution digital x-ray mammography
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This paper reports the results of our preliminary investigation into developing imaging techniques for full-size digital x-ray mammography. We have explored a novel `radiation shielding, CCD scanning' concept. Two system configurations were studied: one uses a lens coupled CCD module with a mirror scanning mechanism; the other uses a lens coupled CCD which is mounted on a scanning carrier platform. Using this technique, small CCD imagers can be used effectively to cover a large field without losing spatial resolution.
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Hong Liu, Andrew Karellas, Lisa J. Harris, Carl J. D'Orsi, "Large-field high spatial resolution digital x-ray mammography", Proc. SPIE 2390, Optical Biophysics, (30 March 1995); doi: 10.1117/12.205991; https://doi.org/10.1117/12.205991
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