Overview

By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to: 

  • Explain how improvements in technology over the years have changed the American Cancer Society’s  (ACS) recommendations for breast cancer screening. 
  • Explain how the development of elastography is overcoming a limitation of ultrasound.
  • Discuss the potential benefit of stereoscopic digital mammography and how this technology may help  overcome a limitation of two-dimensional (2D) mammography. 
  • Discuss the potential application of magnetic resonance-guided focused ultrasound (MRgFUS) for breast  disease.

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT – Category A+
CREDIT HOURS:  1

Target Audience

The target audience is breast imaging specialists. Other technologists and medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program