Table 4.1—Factors affecting image quality in mammography.
density atomic number x-ray spectrum target material (molybdenum, rhodium, tungsten) kilovolt potential filter material (molybdenum, rhodium, and so forth) and thickness
Scattered radiation beam collimation compression air gap grid
Factors Affecting Screen-Film Mammography
Subject contrast absorption differences thickness
Factors Affecting Both Screen-Film and Digital Mammography
Factors Affecting Digital Mammography
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