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Breast Sonography Review

A Q&A Review for the ARDMS Breast Exam

Breast Sonography Review

Kathryn A. Gill, MS, RT, RDMS, FSDMS
Exam: Breast Sonography
Step 2: Mock Examination
CME Credits: 6
ISBN: 9780941022750
Format: Comb-bound
Catalog No: 11052
Price: $59.95
Test yourself before the ARDMS tests you! Kathryn Gill’s Breast Sonography Review illuminates the facts and principles on which you will be tested, hones your test-taking skills, and reveals your strengths and weaknesses by exam topic. Based precisely on the breast specialty exam outline published by ARDMS, this review contains 289 registry-like questions together with answers, clear explanations, and quick references for further study. Image-based cases and schematic illustrations prepare you to tackle images, anatomy, and pathology on the exam. Coverage includes breast instrumentation and technique, normal anatomy, benign versus malignant features, specific lesions (benign), specific lesions (malignant), and invasive procedures—all in the same proportion as the exam itself. Breast Sonography Review is very effective in combination with Ultrasound Physics Review: SPI Edition, by Cindy A. Owen, RDMS, RVT, FSDMS, and James A. Zagzebski, PhD. Why are the Davies mock exams so popular and effective? Because they contain the same kinds of thought-provoking questions you will find on the exam and help you pass! Approved for 6 hours of continuing medical education credit (CME).
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Part I  Breast Instrumentaion and Technique
  System setup
  Mammographic correlation (location and features)
  Standoff pads
  Scan planes
  Physical examination
Part II  Normal Anatomy
  Ducts (terminal duct lobular unit—TDLU)
  Fibrous planes
  Superficial fascia
  Mammary zone
  Deep fascia
  Lymph nodes (internal mammary, axillary, intramammary)
  Mammographic versus ultrsonographic appearance
  Pregnancy-induced changes
  Involutional changes
Part III  Benign versus Malignant Features
  Sharpness of margins
  Contour of margins
  Border thickness and echogenicity
  Effects on fibrous planes
  Effects on ducts
  Lymph nodes
  Skin thickening
Part IV  Specific Lesions—Benign
  Sebaceous cyst
  Fibrocystic nodules
  Inflammation and infection
  Traumatic changes
Part V  Specific Lesions—Malignant
  Invasive lesions
Part VI  Other
  MRI appearances
  Sentinel node procedure
Part VII  Invasive Procedures
  Core biopsy
  Fine-needle aspiration (FNA)
  Advanced breast biopsy instrumentation (ABBI)
  Cyst aspiration
Part VIII  Image Gallery
Part IX  Answers, Explanations & References
Part X  Application for CME Credit
Part XI  Exam Content Outline
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“I have purchased other reviews from Davies and they always deliver the most useful and pertinent information. Thank you for the great books!”—Olga Shur, RDMS

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