Order DVDBreast Tomosynthesis and Screening Breast Ultrasound

Price: $250.00

Credit: No CME

Date: May 25, 2012

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Item#: 2012-1

Additional CME Applications (optional)

Course Description

The purpose of this course is to provide radiologists and technologists with all the information and training needed to comprehend the use and implementation of breast tomosynthesis and screening breast ultrasound.

Educational Objectives

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

  • Explain the role of tomosynthesis as part of the breast imaging paradigm
  • Interpret tomosynthesis through hands on reading sessions with follow-up truth review
  • Explain the rationale, use and implementation of screening ultrasound in high risk patients
  • Interpret screening ultrasound through hands on reading sessions with follow-up truth review

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

Within the 11.5 hours there are 8.0 hours of Breast Tomosynthesis, 3. hours of Ultrasound, and .5 hour MRI.

Release Date: May 25, 2012
Expiration Date:  May 25, 2015

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 – 11.5 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

Basic Concepts of Tomosynthesis - Dr Zuley (48:09)

Tomosynthesis: Where Are We Now? - Dr Zuley (20:48)

Disc 2

Tomosynthesis for Masses - Dr Sumkin (29:03)

Tomosynthesis for Calcifications - Dr Sumkin (25:33)

Disc 3

Tomosynthesis: The Technologist’s Perspective – Linda Lovy (12:48)

How to Read Tomosynthesis: The Nuts and Bolts of a Workstation - Dr Sumkin (23:40)

Tomosynthesis: Display and Image Management Issues - Dr Zuley (37:29

Disc 4

Interactive Review of Part 1 Training Cases - Dr Sumkin (1:06:31)

Disc 5

Interactive Review of Part 1 Training Cases- Dr Zuley (1:14:24)

Disc 6

Risk Assessment and Breast Density – Dr. Berg (41:51)

Screening Ultrasound: Indications, Technique, Interpretation, and Benchmarks – Dr Berg (40:46)

Disc 7

Practical Aspects of Establishing a Screening Ultrasound Program - Dr Berg (49:54)

Interactive Review of Part 2 Training Cases - Dr Sumkin (50:37)

Disc 8

Interactive Review of Part 2 Training Cases - Dr Zuley (39:47)

Interactive Review of Ultrasound Training Cases - Dr Berg (1:02:54)

Disc 9

Putting It All Together: Practical Thoughts: -Dr Sumkin (29:53)

Horizons Past the Hot Topics- Dr Zuley (39:25)

Speakers & Directors

Program Director

Margarita L. Zuley, MD

Associate Professor of Radiology

University of Pittsburgh
Medical Director Breast Imaging
Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Jules H. Sumkin, DO, FACR

Professor of Radiology

University of Pittsburgh
Chief, Radiology
Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Faculty

Wendie Berg, MD, PhD, FACR

Visiting Professor

University of Pittsburgh
Staff Radiologist
Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC
Pittsburgh, PA

Linda Lovy, RT, (R)(M)(CT) RDMS(BR)

Breast Imaging Research Coordinator

Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC
Breast Imaging
Pittsburgh PA

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

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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.