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Roosevelt General Hospital Now Provides Softer Mammogram, Digital Technology

10/21/2011

PORTALES - Roosevelt General Hospital now provides the latest in "high tech, soft touch" mammography. The facility combines full-field digital mammography with a new breast cushion that dramatically eases the discomfort many women feel when they get a mammogram.

MammoPad® creates a softer, warmer mammogram and has been clinically demonstrated to reduce discomfort for most women. Seleniaä digital mammography incorporates revolutionary imaging technology that provides incredibly sharp images and a more positive experience for women.

Roosevelt General Hospital is a certified Pink Ribbon Facility, a distinction awarded only to an elite group of healthcare facilities. By offering women a softer mammogram, the facility hopes to increase the number of area women who follow recommendations for regular screenings. Click here to read more...