Refresher Courses: Breast

RC 2502 - Breast tomosynthesis

July 17, 13:00 - 14:00 CEST

RC 2502-1
5 min
Chairperson's introduction
Silvia Perez Rodrigo, Madrid / Spain
RC 2502-2
15 min
Update of tomosynthesis in the screening setting
Alberto Tagliafico, Genoa / Italy
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.
RC 2502-3
15 min
Tomosynthesis vs contrast-enhanced MRI
Christiane K. Kuhl, Aachen / Germany
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.
RC 2502-4
15 min
Update on tomo-guided interventions (a must in every radiology department?)
Silvia Perez Rodrigo, Madrid / Spain
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.
RC 2502-5
10 min
Panel discussion: What is tomosynthesis, beyond a better mammography?

CME Information

This session is accredited with 1 CME credit.