CME Credit Information

Number of Credits: 3 CME Credits

Credit Type:

ARRT CAT. A

Course Objectives

After completing this course, the participant should be able to:

  • describe the breast stereotactic biopsy procedure and tomosynthesis guided biopsy, including the requirements and technique
  • list the procedures' indications and contraindications
  • apply the information acquired to their own breast biopsy practice
  • apply the information acquired to comply with breast biopsy lab accreditation

Faculty

Stamatia Destounis MD, FACR, FSBI, FAIUM
Elizabeth Wende Breast Care, LLC.
Clinical Professor University of Rochester Imaging Sciences
Rochester, NY

Accreditation

This course qualifies for Category A credits and is accepted by the ARRT. The Reference Number and Expiration Date will appear on your certificate.

For information on applicability and acceptance of continuing education credit for this activity, please consult your professional licensing board or other credentialing organization.

Target Audience

Radiologic Technologists who participate in the performance of breast biopsy

System Requirements

In order to complete this program you must have a computer with a recent browser version. You must also have the capability to display and print PDF files in order to view and print out your certificate. (Note: Your CME certificate is stored in your account and is available at any time.)

For any questions or problems concerning this program or for problems related to the printing of the certificate, please contact IAME at 802-824-4433 or info@iame.com .

Instructions for Participation and Credit

This activity is designed to be completed within the time designated. To successfully earn credit, participants must complete the activity and pass the quiz with a score of at least 75%. 

Follow these steps to earn CME credit:

  • Read the target audience, learning objectives, and author disclosures.
  • Study the educational content online or printed out.
  • Take the CME quiz. Choose the best answer to each test question. To receive a certificate, you must receive a passing score of 75%. We encourage you to complete the Activity Evaluation to provide feedback for future programming.

Your CME credits will be archived in the account you create and can be accessed at any time.

Estimated Time for Completion: approximately 3 hours.
Date of Release: September 8, 2020
Expiration Date: September 30, 2022

 

Disclosure

In compliance with the Essentials and Standards of the ACCME, the author of this CME tutorial is required to disclose any significant financial or other relationships they may have with commercial interests.

Stamatia Destounis MD discloses no such relationships exist.

No one at IAME who had control over the planning or content of this activity has relationships with commercial interests.