Breast MRI Online CE Course – 6 Category A+ CE Credits

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An interactive online course for rad techs covering breast mri protocols that fulfills your ARRT CE requirements


Breast MRI Online CE Course – 6 Category A+ CE Credits

$15.00

  Approved by the ASRT (American Society of Radiologic Technologists) for 6 Category A+ CE Credits
  Subscription duration: 6 months from purchase date
Meets the CE requirements of the following states: Texas, Florida, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New Mexico, and Oregon
Meets ARRT® CE reporting requirements
Accepted by the ARMRIT
Hassle-free 30-day full refund policy*

Description

Breast MRI Online CE Course

Our Breast MRI course covers the basic and fundamental principles and protocols of breast MRI. Topics addressed in the course include: physiology and radiological anatomy of the breast, acquisition sequences, breast MRI protocols, patient positioning, indications, contraindications, and common pathologies.
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Breast MRI is online MRI course for rad techs accredited by the American Association of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) and accepted by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) for 6 CE credits. It also meets the CE requirements for the states of Texas, Florida, Kentucky, Massachusetts, New Mexico, and Oregon.
The course consists of 9 modules followed by a post-test, and provides you 6 Category A+ CE credits to fulfill your biennial 24 CE requirements and/or to complete your prescribed continuing education.

Audience and Objectives

Objectives

  • Master the physiology and radiological anatomy of the breast
  • Develop a solid background in different breast MRI protocols
  • Establish a basic level of knowledge concerning kinetic washout curves
Target Audience

  • Radiologic Technologists

Topics Covered

Breast Anatomy and Physiology

  • Skin and Parenchyma
  • Human Milk
  • Fibrous and Fatty Tissues
  • Blood and Nerve Supply
  • Breast Changes During Pregnancy
  • Effect of Progesterone and Oestrogen on Breast Tissue
  • Lymphatic Drainage
Breast Cancer Introduction

  • Breast Cancer Risk Factors
  • BRCA Mutations
  • Breast Cancer
  • Cancer Physiology
  • Breast Lymphatics
  • Breast Ductal Tree Development
  • Noncancerous Versus Cancerous Conditions
  • Breast Tumor Histology
  • Breast Cancer Workup and Biology
  • Prognostic Markers for Breast Cancer
Imaging Modalities

  • Mammography
  • BI-RADS Breast Density Types
  • BI-RADS Categories and Management
  • Ultrasound
  • MRI
  • Limitation and Indications of Breast MRI
  • Sensitivity and Specificity for Screening
Preparation and Patient Scheduling

  • Pertinent Information for Interpretation Breast MRI Examination
  • Written Questionnaire
  • Breast MRI Appointment
Sequences

  • Fast/Turbo Spin Echo
  • Axial Diffusion
  • Vibe
  • Post-Processing
Protocol

  • Standard Requirements
  • Protocol
  • MR Spectroscopy
  • Breast Implant Facts
  • Breast Implant Imaging
  • Algorithm for Interpretation
Gadolinium Enhanced MR

  • Contrasts
  • Contrast Agents
  • Indications-Contraindications
  • Side Effects
  • Contrast Administration
  • Categories of Enhancing Lesions
Quality

  • Contrast
  • Signal-to-Noise Ratio
  • Spatial Resolution
Common Pathologies

  • Benign Lesions
  • High-Risk Lesions
  • Malignant Lesions

CQR Credits Distribution

Discipline Major content category & subcategories CE Credits provided
BS-2016 Patient Care
Patient Interactions and Management 1.00
MAM-2016 Patient Care
Education and Assessment 1.00
MRI-2016 Patient Care
Patient Interactions and Management 0.50
BS-2016 Procedures
Anatomy and Physiology 0.50
Pathology 0.50
MAM-2016 Procedures
Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology 1.00
MRI-2016 Procedures
Body 4.00
MRI-2020 Patient Care
Patient Interactions and Management 0.50
MRI-2020 Procedures
Body 4.00
MAM-2020 Patient Care
Patient Interactions and Management 1.00
MAM-2020 Procedures
Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathology 1.00
Mammographic Positioning, Special Needs, and Imaging Procedures 1.00