MammoPad® Breast Cushion

MammoPad cushions are soft, warm breast pads that provide a more comfortable mammogram.

  • Image Capture


Proven to reduce discomfort

Studies show that the softer mammogram provided by the MammoPad cushion reduces discomfort by 50% for three out of four women. 33,34 Discomfort caused by the edges of the image receptor is the second most frequently reported source of pain in mammography. 35 MammoPad cushions reduce this discomfort and take the chill off the receptor surface.

Better tissue acquisition

The cushion’s grip-like surface holds breast tissue in place to ensure optimal positioning.
Using the MammoPad cushion has been shown to significantly increase tissue acquisition in CC and MLO views. 36,37

Improved patient satisfaction

Many women experience some degree of pain or discomfort during a mammogram, and over 25% of technologists say that mammography discomfort impacts patient satisfaction scores. 35 Some women may even avoid or delay having their annual mammogram due to the discomfort associated with the exam. Promoting your use of MammoPad cushions may encourage patients to select your facility.

Ultimate comfort

MammoPad is compatible with the SmartCurve™ system for the ultimate patient comfort and care.

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