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Telemammography for Breast Cancer Diagnosis: Clinical Utility, Cost-Effectiveness, and Guidelines

Last updated: August 27, 2019
Project Number: RB1389-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical utility of telemammography for the diagnosis of breast cancer?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of telemammography for the diagnosis of breast cancer?
  3. What are the evidence based guidelines regarding the use of telemammography for the diagnosis of breast cancer?

Key Message

No relevant health technology assessments, systematic reviews, meta-analyses, randomized-controlled trials, non-randomized studies, and economic evaluations were identified regarding the use of telemammography for the diagnosis of breast cancer. Additionally, no evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of telemammography.