Order DVDMammo with the Masters

Price: $250.00

Credit: No CME

Date: December 1, 2013

Topics:

Item#: 2013-4

Additional CME Applications (optional)

Course Description

This course is designed for radiologists who find themselves challenged by the new practical issues of performing successful high-quality breast imaging in a changing medical environment. We will focus on perceptive skills involved in screening.

Educational Objectives

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

  • Apply new and improved skills in perception to the interpretation of screening mommograms
  • Gain a greater appreciation of the importance of meticulous perception techniques in the detection of subtle early breast cancer
  • Develop strategies to reduce the possibility of a missed lesion at screening
  • Perform a more comprehensive evaluation of screening detected abnormalities, including appropriate use of special views, ultrasound, MR, and other modalities
  • Appraise the current status of interventional breast procedures, especially core  biopsy
  • Perform the techniques of sterotactic, ultrasound, and MR-guided core needle biopsy of the breast
  • Delineate the new role of Breast MR in the everyday practice of breast imaging, including its new role in screening high-risk patients.

Target Audience

This enduring material is designed for radiologists who find themselves challenged by the new practical issues of performing successful high-quality breast imaging a changing medical environment.

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

Release Date: December 1, 2013
Expiration Date:  December 1, 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. Estimated time to complete course – 17.2 hours.

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

• A Practical Approach to Mammographic Screening - Richard E. Bird, MD, FACR 

• Strategy For Finding Commonly Missed, Subtle Signs of Breast Cancer - G.W. Eklund, MD, FACR 

• The Digital Screening Workshops- How They Work and How They Will Help You - Michael N. Linver, MD

Disc 2

• Sonographic Breast Anatomy, the History That Explains It, and How Breast Pathology Changes It
- A. Thomas Stavros, MD, FACR
• Panel Discussions

Disc 3

• Calcification Exercise
- G.W. Eklund, MD, FACR
• Case of the Day 1
- Michael N. Linver, MD
• Diagnostic Evaluation of Mammographically Detected Abnormalities - Richard E. Bird, MD, FACR

Disc 4

• Histology Based Sonographic Evaluation of Breast Masses
- A. Thomas Stavros, MD, FACR
• Massology 101- From the "Leave Alone Lesions" To the "Natural Born Killers" - Gilda Cardenosa, MD

Disc 5

• Breast Calcification- Ignore? Follow? Biopsy? - G.W. Eklund, MD, FACR
• Case of the Day - Michael N. Linver, MD
• New Technologies- Tomosynthesis, Whole Breast Ultrasound, BSGI and PEM – Robert A. Schmidt, MD

Disc 6

• Clinical Aspects of Breast MRI
- Christopher Comstock, MD
• Problem Solving- A Practical Approach - Gilda Cardenosa, MD

Disc 7

• Needle Biopsy- Important Considerations
– Robert A. Schmidt, MD
• U.S. Evaluations of Regional Lymph Nodes As An Extension of the Breast
Ultrasound Exam - A. Thomas Stavros, MD, FACR

Disc 8

• Ductography - Gilda Cardenosa, MD
• Techniques of MRI Acquisition - Gillian M. Newstead, MD, Chb, FACR

Disc 9

• Breast MRI as a Surveillance Screening Tool
– Robert A. Schmidt, MD
• In Situ Cancer
- Gillian M. Newstead, MD, chb, FACR
• MR Interpretation - Foci and Masses - Gillian M. Newstead, MD, Chb, FACR

Disc 10

• A Breast Surgeon's Perspective on Breast MRI
- Linda A. Smith, MD
• Mammographic Detection of Invasive Lobular CA
– Robert A. Schmidt, MD 

• MRI Guided Breast Biopsy
- Christopher Comstock, MD

Speakers & Directors

Program Director

Michael Linver, MD

Faculty

Richard E. Bird, MD, FACR

Gilda Cardenosa, MD

Christopher Comstock, MD

G.W. Eklund, MD, FACR

Gillian M. Newstead, MD, chb, FACR

Robert A. Schmidt, MD

A. Thomas Stavros, MD, FACR

Linda A. Smith, 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.