Order DVDBreast Imaging

A Comprehensive Update

Price: $250.00

Credit: No CME

Date: March 20, 2013

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Item#: 2013-1

Additional CME Applications (optional)

Course Description

This course provides a balanced overview of more traditional breast imaging, blended with the newest state-of-the-art breast imaging techniques and modalities. Special attention will be given to Breast MRI, Digital Mammography and P ACS, Breast Ultrasound, as well as newly evolving technologies such as Molecular Breast Imaging, Tomosynthesis, Diffusion Weighted Imaging, Elastography and Whole Breast Ultrasound.

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the participant should be able to:

  • Review the basic principles of screening mammography for detecting early breast cancer
  • Outline the current applications of breast ultrasound in diagnostic, screening, and interventional settings for earlier detection and accurate diagnosis of breast cancer
  • Describe the major aspects of breast MR, including imaging techniques, image interpretation, biopsy techniques, and current indications, as an evolving new weapon in the war on breast cancer
  • Discuss the current medical and legal concerns regarding the missed breast cancer, in an effort to improve early detection of breast cancer
  • Delineate current and future applications of Digital Mammography and PACS in streamlining breast imaging practice
  • Appreciate the role of Molecular Breast Imaging, Digital Breast Tomosynthesis and Whole Breast Ultrasound in improving early detection of breast cancer in the future

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 15.7 AMA PRA Category 1™.  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Release Date: March 20, 2013
Expiration Date:  March 20, 2016

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

Screening the High Risk Patient - Newstead

Talking with Patients: Ways to Gain their Trust - Linver

Disc 2

Profile of Screen Detected Breast Cancer - Rosenblatt

The Screening Mammography Guidelines Controversy - Linver

Retirement - Schmidt

Disc 3

Multimodality Assessment of New Breast Cancer - Comstock

Needle Biopsy - Schmidt

Panel Questions and Answers

Disc 4

Medicolegal Issues - Schmidt

MRI Guided Breast Biopsy - Comstock

Disc 5

High Risk Lesions: What to do - Schmidt

Molecular Breast Imaging: Our Future? - Linver

Disc 6

Breast Ultrasound: Our New Best Friend, Again? - Schmidt

Imaging Breast Cancer Survivors - Rosenblatt

Disc 7

Breast MRI: Clinical Applications - Comstock

Breast MRI: Acquisition Basics - Newstead

Disc 8

Breast MRI in the Post-Treatment Breast - Newstead

Breast MRI: Interpretation - Comstock

Disc 9

Breast MRI and DCIS - Newstead

Breast MRI: Image Acquisition Advanced - Newstead

Disc 10

The Missed Mamographical Lesion - Linver

Tomosythesis: An Exciting New Tool and Review of Digital

Mammography Workshop Cases - Linver

Speakers & Directors

Program Director

Michael N. Linver, MD, FACR

Faculty

Christopher Comstock, MD
Gillian M. Newstead, MD, FACR
Ruth Rosenblatt, MD, FACR
Robert A. Schmidt, MD

Policies

Return Policy

Unlike physical goods, electronically distributed software can be easily duplicated. Accordingly, it is our policy that once we have distributed software to a customer, the sale is final, and you may not return the software for a refund or credit.

Defective Software

Defective software will be exchanged within 30 days of receipt of merchandise (the date carrier lists the package as received) with the same title and subject to availability.

Cancellations

We cannot guarantee the cancellation of products that are not pre-orders due to the speed of the fulfillment process. Please send a written request to iicmemail@gmail.comto cancel any order. If we are able to accommodate the request, we will send a cancellation number to confirm your order cancellation. A 10% restocking fee (based on invoice subtotal) will be charged to the customer for any refused shipment. (For example: If the customer does not accept the package at the time of delivery by the courier).

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.