Learning Outcomes

After attending this symposium, participants will be able to:

  • Recognize artifacts in tomosynthesis and synthesized views, why they occur, and how to avoid them.
  • Identify which modalities are most appropriate for managing patients with nipple discharge.
  • Recognize common causes of overlooked breast cancers.
  • Build skills related to the performance of a second look breast ultrasound.
  • Discuss the clinical issues involving sonographic diagnosis of ectopic pregnancy.
  • Describe the clinical issues involving abnormal placentation, what are the limitations and advantages of sonography and MRI.
  • Describe the important concepts regarding the pathogenesis of ovarian cancer – recognizing the potential improvement in screening.
  • Discuss the use of advanced sonographic imaging (3D, 4D) and MR for challenging cases.

Target Audience

The target audience for this activity is radiologists who perform and interpret breast, obstetrical, and/or gynecologic imaging examinations.