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What you will learn

Course description: 

The Breast Ultrasound University is a one-day, physician-led course that will provide a comprehensive overview of the practical applications, techniques and interpretation of breast ultrasound, including breast elastography.

The speaker for this course is Richard G. Barr, MD, PhD who is a radiologist with Radiology Consultants, Inc., Southwoods X-ray and Open MRI, located in Youngstown, Ohio. He is also Professor of Radiology at Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine and Pharmacy. Dr. Barr has published numerous articles and provides various lectures worldwide regarding breast imaging and diagnosis and the use of elastography.

Prerequisite skills: A basic knowledge of 2D Ultrasound imaging fundamentals and breast anatomy is required for this program.

Currency: 

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Course objectives: 

Upon successful completion of this program, participants should be able to:

  • Explain abnormal findings associated with breast imaging
  • Discuss current technologies utilized in breast imaging
  • Explain and discuss elastography concepts
  • Discuss the role of elastography in breast imaging
Course details

Course Code: 

GI-WHC307

Delivery method: 

  • Instructor-led

Language: 

  • English

Duration: 

1 Day

Course instructor(s) : 

Richard Barr, MD
Philips Instructor

Course disclaimer: 

The content is for information and education only. The content is not intended to provide medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Please see the full terms of use for this content and this website.

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