BOX 2.1Demand for Radiology Services Is Rising

Percent
Population growth1.0
Evolving demographics.5
Change in medical practice3.0
Exam annual growth4.5
Shift to CT, US, and MRI1.5
Work annual growth6.0

From: 2, Plenary Session

Cover of Saving Women's Lives
Saving Women's Lives: Strategies for Improving Breast Cancer Detection and Diagnosis: A Breast Cancer Research Foundation and Institute of Medicine Symposium.
Institute of Medicine (US) Committee on New Approaches to Early Detection and Diagnosis of Breast Cancer; Herdman R, Norton L, editors.
Washington (DC): National Academies Press (US); 2005.
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