The NHS Breast Screening Programme (NHSBSP) is changing from
using film screen to digital mammography. The aim of this research was
to determine the optimum display medium for the prior mammograms
(from the previous screening round) for the transition period.
Three options for the display of the prior mammograms were
investigated: film display adjacent to the digital workstation, digitised
display on the digital workstation, or not displaying them at all. [Continues.]
A Doctoral Thesis. Submitted in partial fulfilment of the requirements for the award of Doctor of Philosophy at Loughborough University.