Refresher Courses: Breast

Breast tomosynthesis

5 min
Chairperson's introduction
15 min
Update of tomosynthesis in the screening setting
1. To acknowledge the current scientific evidence for the use of digital breast tomosynthesis in screening.
2. To consider how to overcome potential obstacles in the screening workflow with digital breast tomosynthesis.
15 min
Tomosynthesis vs contrast-enhanced MRI
1. To describe the diagnostic accuracy of contrast-enhanced spectral mammography and contrast-enhanced breast MRI.
2. To list the advantages and disadvantages of both imaging methods.
3. To describe the appropriate image acquisition strategies for both methods.
15 min
Update on tomo-guided interventions (a must in every radiology department?)
1. To describe the technique and differences with the conventional technique.
2. To describe the advantages and disadvantages.
3. To discuss the real need of this system in a radiology department.
10 min
Panel discussion: What is tomosynthesis, beyond a better mammography?