Order DVDMt. Sinai Update in Breast Imaging

Price: $250.00

Credit: No CME

Date: November 20, 2009

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Item#: 2009-4

Course Description

This CME program is designed to cover clinical aspects of breast imaging including conventional and digital mammography, breast ultrasound, breast MRI, and interventional procedures, as well as medicolegal issues. The faculty consists of nine nationally and internationally recognized experts. The program of lectures and panel discussions will be filled with “take home” information that should benefit every breast imaging practice.

Course Objectives

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

  • Discuss the latest ACR BI-RADS terminology for breast abnormalities seen on mammography, ultrasound, and MRI
  • Develop a systematic approach to the assessment of calcifications, masses and asymmetries seen on mammography
  • Appreciate the latest technologic developments in digital mammography, breast ultrasound and breast MRI
  • Understand the evolving role of ultrasound and MRI in screening, problem solving, and staging
  • Reduce their risk of false negative interpretation and malpractice litigation

Target Audience

This course is designed for radiologists who interpret breast imaging studies and perform breast interventional procedures. Physicians in other specialties involved with the diagnosis and treatment of breast diseases, medical physicists, mammography technologists, breast center administrators, and other health care professionals will also benefit from this course.

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.

Release Date: November 20, 2009
Expiration Date:  November 20, 2012

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 – 12.75 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

BIRADS - Feig

Clinical Significance of BIRADS - Philpotts

Disc 2

Cases: Problem Solving and Management - Mendelson

Problem Solving Mammography - Feig

Disc 3

BIRADS for MRI - Margolies

Elastography - Mendelson

Disc 4

Stereotactic Core Needle Biopsy - Hermann

Breast MRI- Philpotts

Disc 5

MR Biopsy Techniques - Philpotts

Mammographic Interpretation and Biopsy - Feig, Hermann, Philpotts, Sickle

Disc 6

3T Breast MRI - Margolies

Challenging Cases - Margolies

Disc 7

Medical Malpractice: Reduce Your Risk - Feig

Breast Imaging Malpractice (An Attorney's Perspective) - Sickles

Disc 8

Medicolegal Issues: Part 1 - Conason & Atra

Medicolegal Issues: Part 2 - Feig, Sickles, Conason; Lawyers - Conason and Atra

Disc 9

Panel Discussion: Part 1 -Drs. Feig, Mendelson, Philpotts, Sickles

Panel Discussion: Part 2 - Drs. Feig, Mendelson, Philpotts, Sickles

Speakers & Directors

Program Director

Stephen Feig, MD, FACR

Director, Breast Imaging
Professor of Radiology
University of California, Irvine School of Medicine
Orange, CA

Faculty

Robert L. Conason, Esq.

Senior Partner
Gair, Gair, Conason, Steigman and Mackauf
New York, NY

George Hermann, MD

Professor of Radiology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

Laurie Margolies, MD

Director, Breast Imaging
Mount Sinai Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Radiology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

Ellen B. Mendelson, MD, FACR

Section Head, Breast Imaging
Professor of Radiology
Northwestern Memorial Hospital
Professor of Radiology
Northwestern University School of Medicine
Chicago, IL

Liane E. Philpotts, MN, FACR

Director, Breast Imaging
Yale-New Haven Hospital
Associate Professor of Radiology
Yale University School of Medicine
New Haven, CT

Susan Atra, Esq.

Senior Partner
Aaronson, Rappaport, Feinstein and Deutsch, L.L.P.
New York, NY

Janet Szabo, MD

Assistant Professor of Radiology
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
New York, NY

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Defective Software

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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.