Pictured at a follow-up visit to the breast care centre of Southmead Hospital, Bristol, after the installation of a Hologic Selenia Dimensions digital mammography system are consultant breast clinicians Dr Monica Lamont and Dr Alex Valencia, Hologic breast health product manager Paula Scully, mammographer Lena Blake, Hologic breast health sales specialist Steve Adams with mammographers Hannah Savage and Sue Porter, who said: “This user friendly system is a welcome addition to the symptomatic breast care service, allowing us to increase our patient throughput.”
Dr Valencia added: “The images are brilliant and you can quote me on that.”
The Selenia Dimensions will eventually be moved to a new breast centre as part of a £4m project located in Beaufort House, one of the complex’s historical buildings, when the £430m Southmead Hospital in Spring 2014.
A Macmillan Wellbeing Centre will also be created to provide emotional, practical and financial support for cancer sufferers, families, friends and carers.
See this report on page 10 of the October 2013 issue of RAD Magazine.