Order DVDBreast Imaging:

Updates in MR, Tomosynthesis and Ultrasound

Price: $750.00

Credit: 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

Date: April 15, 2015

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Item#: DVDBI2015

Additional CME Applications (optional)

Course Description

This enduring material blends the newest innovations in breast imaging with time-honored traditional breast imaging modalities and procedures. Special attention will be given to Tomosynthesis and Breast MR, as well as Whole Breast Ultrasound. The contentious issues of Breast Density Legislation and Screening Guidelines will also be addressed.

Educational Objectives

After viewing this enduring material, you should be able to:
• Review the basic principles of screening and diagnostic mammography
• Outline the current applications of breast ultrasound in diagnostic, screening, and interventional settings
• Describe the major aspects of breast MR, including imaging techniques and current indications
• Discuss the current medical and legal concerns regarding the missed breast cancer
• Delineate current and future applications of breast tomosynthesis
• Appreciate the importance of operational issues in the success of a breast imaging practice, especially regarding billing and coding, and risk management.

Target Audience

This course is intended for all radiologists with a special interest in Breast Imaging. The faculty is comprised of nationally recognized expert teachers of Breast Imaging with a broad breadth of experience and knowledge in this field.

Disclosure Statement

It is the policy of the International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. to comply with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) Standards for commercial support of CME activities. All faculty participants in IICME programs are required to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to this meeting or its content. Faculty disclosure forms are included in the course syllabus and are available at the registration desk for participating review. In addition, faculty disclosures will be made at the beginning of each lecture.

Accreditation

The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation Statement

The International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 15.25 AMA PRA Category 1™ Credits. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: April 15, 2015
Expiration Date: April 15, 2018

Method of Physician Participation

To earn CME credit, you must watch all the lectures for this course (DVDs), and read the course materials and complete a post assessment CME quiz.

Evaluation Method

Each CME activity includes a post assessment CME Quiz and course evaluation to determine that the learning objectives have been met and that the activity was of educational value to the target audience and was unbiased. The evaluation also assesses whether or not the CME activity resulted in a change in physician practice behavior and offers participants a method of feedback.

DVD Set Contents

Box Contents

Contains:
one (1) DVD set and
one (1) CME application.
Additional CME applications may be purchased for an additional $325.00 per application.

Disc 1

• The Argument for Screening Mammography – Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
• Breast Masses – Gilda Cardeñosa, MS, MD, FACR

Disc 2

• The Missed Mammographic Lesion – Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
• Breast Calcifications – Gilda Cardeñosa, MS, MD, FACR

Disc 3

• Breast Ultrasound: Diagnostic Uses – Gilda Cardeñosa, MS, MD, FACR
• Breast MRI: Current Indications – Robyn Birdwell, MD, FACR

Disc 4

• MR-guided Breast Biopsy: Fundamentals and Finer Points –Elissa Price, MD
• Problem Solving in Breast Imaging – Gilda Cardeñosa, MS, MD, FACR

Disc 5

• Challenging Mammographic Manifestations of Breast Cancer – Elissa Price, MD
• Breast Ultrasound: Current Status – Robyn Birdwell, MD, FACR

Disc 6

• Multimodality Review of BI-RADS 3 Final Assessment Category – Elissa Price, MD
• Breast Density and Density Notification Legislation: Status, Implications and Strategies – Elissa Price, MD

Disc 7

• Talking with Patients: Ways to Gain Their Trust – Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
• Tomosynthesis: Uses, Findings, Review and Literature – Robyn Birdwell, MD, FACR

Disc 8

• Tomosynthesis Review Cases – Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR
• Breast MRI Background Enhancement: Normal vs. Abnormal – Robyn Birdwell, MD, FACR

Disc 9

• MRI-Guided Breast Biopsy – Christopher Comstock, MD
• Nuclear Medicine Techniques in Breast Imaging – Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR

Disc 10

• Breast MRI: Interpretation – Christopher Comstock, MD
• Breast MRI: Clinical Applications – Christopher Comstock, MD

Speakers & Directors

Program Director

Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR

Director of Mammography

X-Ray Associates of New Mexico, PC
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Clinical Professor of Radiology

University of New Mexico School of Medicine
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Faculty

Robyn Birdwell, MD, FACR
Gilda Cardeñosa, MS, MD, FACR
Elissa Price, MD
Christopher Comstock, MD

 

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It is the policy of the International Institute for Continuing Medical Education, Inc. to comply with the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) standards for commercial support of CME activities. All faculty participants in IICME programs are required to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to this meeting or its content. Faculty disclosure forms are included in the course syllabus and are available on each DVD for participating review. In addition, faculty disclosure will be made at the beginning of each lecture.