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Deborah Rhodes: A tool that finds 3x more breast tumors

FILMED DEC 2010 • POSTED JAN 2011 • TEDWomen

TED presents Debroah Rhodes who toghether with a team of physicists developed a new tool for tumor detection that is 3 times as effective as traditional mammograms for women with dense breast tissue. The life-saving implications are stunning. So why haven’t we heard of it? Rhodes shares the story behind the tool’s creation, and the web of politics and economics that keep it from mainstream use.

Deborah Rhodes: A tool that finds 3x more breast tumors
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