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Mammography Positioning Basics (Live Webinar)

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Mammography Positioning Basics (Live Webinar)

Time: August 21, 2019 from 11am to 1pm
Location: Advanced Health Education Center
Street: 8502 Tybor Dr.
City/Town: Houston
Website or Map: http://store.aheconline.com
Phone: 1(800) 239-1361
Event Type: live, webinar
Organized By: AHEC
Latest Activity: Jul 22

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Event Description

Course Topics:

  • Knowledge of Breast Anatomy-Breast Art

  • The Art of Positioning Craniocaudal (CC)
  • The Art of Positioning Medial-lateral oblique (MLO)

Course Objectives:

At the conclusion of the course, the participant should be able to:

  1. List the standards for positioning the routine views.
  2. Identify the step that will assure adequate visualization of posterior tissue on the CC view.
  3. Describe the adequate muscle pattern on the MLO view.
  4. Evaluate the images for optimal compression.
  5. Discuss the importance of consistent positioning.
  6. Evaluate the images for motion or geometric blur.
  7. Discuss PNL measurement and how to use it.
  8. Obtain adequate IMF on the MLO.

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