Breast screening: commission and test small field mammography

Procedures for commissioning and testing small field digital mammography systems in the NHS breast screening programme.

This publication was withdrawn on

Small field digital mammography has been replaced by full field digital mammography.



This publication sets out guidelines for the commissioning and routine testing of small field digital mammography systems.

It includes information about:

  • how digital mammography works
  • testing procedures
Published 1 May 2007