Overview

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

  • Review the spectral mammography principles of contrast enhanced spectral mammography.
  • Explain the difference between conventional mammography vs. contrast enhanced mammography.
  • Identify and explain image artifacts encountered when utilizing contrast enhanced spectral mammography.
  • Review the criteria used in breast cancer imaging for the CESM technology.
  • Describe the dual energy technique utilized in contrast enhanced digital mammography.

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT – Category A+                   
CREDIT HOURS:  1.0

Target Audience

The course objectives specifically target mammographers. Other radiographers/technologists and medical personnel also may benefit from viewing this program.