Advancements in Breast Imaging and Intervention

Who will benefit from this course?
This continuing education activity is for Radiologists, Surgeons and Radiologic Technologists who are involved with breast imaging and intervention.

Credits Available?
CME: This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit.
ASRT: This activity has been approved by the ASRT for Category A continuing education credit.

Cost?
There is no fee for taking or processing this course.

Part I: Breast MRI and Ultrasound Guided Breast Biopsy

  • Breast MRI advantages/technical factors
  • Contraindications for breast MRI
  • Image techniques/evaluation
  • When to choose vacuum over core biopsy
  • Advantages of VAB/How to make VAB easy
  • Best lesions for ultrasound guided VAB
  • MR guided interventional procedures

Physician: Terri-Ann Gizienski, MD
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Radiologic Technologist:
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Part II: Image-Guided Breast Biopsy Techniques

  • Algorithm for selection of image-guided biopsy
  • Breast pathology/ductal cancers/lobular cancers
  • Biopsy techniques/pretreatment planning
  • Navigation/Ultrasound mammogram/MRI correlation

Physician: Tommy E. Cupples, MD
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Radiologic Technologist:
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