When the FDA approved the first digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT)
unit (Hologic-Selenia Dimensions) in February 2011, it was mandated
that a two-dimensional (2D) mammogram was acquired along with the
three-dimensional (3D) tomographic slices of the breast. Why
There are multiple cases in the medical-legal literature where
wrong site T-spine surgeries have been performed or aborted after
it was discovered that the wrong level had been identified.
Establishing the proper level on an MRI thoracic spine study is