E³ - European Diploma Prep Session

Breast

Lectures

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E³ 623 - A. Fundamentals of mammography

E³ 623 - A. Fundamentals of mammography

20:12J. Tanner, Cambridge / UK

Learning Objectives
1. To understand the anatomy, normal appearances, variants, and abnormalities of the female breast.
2. To become familiar with the technical aspects of diagnostic mammography, especially in regard to dose and image quality.
3. To become familiar with the principles of current practice and risk/benefit analysis in breast cancer screening.

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E³ 623 - B. Breast cancer diagnosis and interventions

E³ 623 - B. Breast cancer diagnosis and interventions

25:14T. Sella, Jerusalem / Israel

Learning Objectives
1. To learn about the differentiation of benign and malignant breast disease.
2. To understand the principles and basic application of standardised diagnostic categorisation systems such as BI-RADS® (the ACR breast imaging reporting and data system).
3. To become familiar with indications, contraindications, and technical aspects of image-guided interventional breast procedures.

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E³ 623 - C. Advanced imaging of the female breast

E³ 623 - C. Advanced imaging of the female breast

25:13E. Fallenberg, Munich / Germany

Learning Objectives
1. To understand the role of advanced imaging techniques in the evaluation of the breast.
2. To learn to use the added value of new techniques for lesion classification in mammography, ultrasound, and MRI.
3. To recognise the major imaging challenges for common indications of breast imaging.