LANGE Q A Mammography Examination 4th Edition

Author: Olive Peart
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9781259859441
Release Date: 2017-12-22
Genre: Medical

MORE THAN 450 EXAM-STYLE QUESTIONS PLUS HIGH-QUALITY ILLUSTRATIONS HELP YOU ACHIEVE YOUR HIGHEST SCORE POSSIBLE QUESTIONS AND MORE QUESTIONS – ONLINE AND IN PRINT – PREPARE YOU FOR SUCCESS ON THE ARRT® ADVANCED LEVEL MAMMOGRAPHY CERTIFICATION EXAM! •Two online practice exams (more than 200 questions) at www.mhradiography.com familiarize you with the test-taking experience and reduce pre-exam jitters – practice exams are also included in the book •More than 250 chapter-ending questions assure that you understand the material and are ready for test day •All questions have detailed answer explanations •This reader-friendly review of exam essentials focuses on what you really need to know and enables you to make the most of your study time •High-quality illustrations, including radiographs, illustrate pathology, enable image comparison, and detail various types of lesions such as benign and malignant calcifications Here’s why this is the ultimate review for the ARRT® Advance Level Mammography Certification Exam: •Updated to reflect the latest ARRT mammography exam blueprint •Includes coverage of the latest in digital technology •Written by an experienced radiography instructor who knows exactly what it takes to pass SPECIAL FOR FACULTY: PowerPointTM lesson plans available online, include objectives, teaching points, review questions and images to support classroom use.

Lange Q A Mammography Examination Second Edition

Author: Olive Peart
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical
ISBN: 0071548351
Release Date: 2008-09-03
Genre: Medical

Everything you need to ace the ARRT Mammography Exam in one complete study package! Two complete practice tests plus easy-to-read summaries of all the must-know concepts for the most thorough exam prep available anywhere! "Because this book is very up to date and covers a lot of material, it would be very useful for anyone preparing for the mammography board exam. 3 Stars."--Doody's Review Service Two practice tests in the book and on CD-ROM ensure that the real test is not your first test Questions on CD-ROM familiarizes you with the online testing experience ARRT-format questions prepare you for what you'll see on exam day Easy-to-read review of exam essentials boils down what you really must know Written by an experienced Radiography instructor who knows exactly what it takes to pass 450+ exam-style questions in the book and 250 on CD-ROM--complete with answers and explanations 75 illustrations, including radiographs to illustrate pathology, film comparison, and various types of lesions such as benign and malignant calcifications NEW coverage of the latest digital imaging technology, digital quality assurance standards, special patient situations, breast pathology, the latest treatment options, and breast reconstruction

Mammography and Breast Imaging PREP Program Review and Exam Prep

Author: Olive Peart
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071752466
Release Date: 2011-11-04
Genre: Medical

A comprehensive review for the mammography registry examination – from an experienced educator and clinician who knows exactly what it takes to pass Includes new coverage of the latest digital imaging technologies Written by an instructor and mammography specialist at Stamford Hospital Concise narrative text helps you to focus on essential concepts Practice questions with answers referenced to the text allow you to gauge your comprehension of important material Learning aids such as objectives and glossaries at the beginning of each chapter streamline the learning process Numerous radiographs teach you to recognize good and bad films and normal circumscribed lesions and breast calcifications High-quality diagrams help you learn correct patient positioning consistent with the American College of Radiography and the Mammography Quality Control Manual Valuable during coursework to help you recognize and understand concepts that are likely to appear on the exam A complete review for licensure that includes the history of breast imaging, breast cancer detection, and treatment (including new imaging methods and recent advances in digital mammography, MRI, BSGI, DBT, volumtetric ultrasound imaging, and Cone Beam Breast CT)

Mammographic Imaging

Author: Valerie Andolina
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 0781716969
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Medical

This market leader is the most complete textbook on breast imaging wri tten by experienced radiologic technologists, for radiologic technolog y clinicians and students. This thoroughly revised edition presents ex tensive technical advances and administrative changes in the field. Ma mmographic Imaging successfully integrates patient care with technolog ic procedures to provide a complete guide to mammography. Ideal for bo th practice and classroom use, this reference is also an excellent rev iew for the ARRT's Certification on Mammography.

Appleton Lange s Review of Mammography

Author: Olive Peart
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071378286
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Medical

An ideal review and self-assessment manual for radiologic technologists preparing for the Advanced Level Examination in Mammography. Filled with line diagrams & radiographs, the book covers instrumentation & quality assurance, anatomy, physiology & pathology of the breast, mammographic technique, and positioning & image evaluation.

Breast Imaging Companion

Author: Gilda Cardenosa
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781496382191
Release Date: 2016-12-19
Genre: Medical

A pragmatic, common sense approach to the detection, evaluation and management of breast diseases and related imaging findings! The fourth edition of this best selling “how-to” book includes major revisions, including the expansion of the screening mammography and breast MRI chapters, as well as the addition of digital breast tomosynthesis studies. Rather than having selected cropped images, the print and online versions of this book provide the reader with thousands of high quality images and complete imaging evaluations, from the screening images to the diagnostic mammogram, and—when appropriate—images from ultrasound, MRI, imaging guided biopsy, and preoperative wire localizations. Bulleted “key-facts” describe clinical, imaging and histological findings for a spectrum of breast diseases. With this book, breast-imaging radiologists are strongly encouraged to provide clinical, imaging and pathology concordance for optimal patient care, as well as direct and clinically relevant communication with providers and patients.

Quality Management in the Imaging Sciences

Author: Jeffrey Papp
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323286824
Release Date: 2014-09-30
Genre: Medical

Say hello to the one resource that gives you access to both quality management and quality control information for all major imaging modalities. Updated with new legislative content, advances in imaging technology, and current ACR accreditation requirements, Papp s Quality Management in the Imaging Sciences, 5th Edition features step-by-step QM procedures complete with full-size evaluation forms and instructions on how to evaluate equipment and document results. It is a great tool to help you for the ARRT Advanced Level Examination in Quality Management. "...the book does give a good overview of quality in imaging and to physicists performing controls it will be a valuable handbook." Reviewed by Jonn Terje Geitung on behalf of Journal of Acta Radiologica, April 2015 Special icon identifies federal standards throughout the text to alert you to government regulations important to quality management. Updated material reflects content changes in the ARRT Quality Management Examination and better prepares you to pass the ARRT Advanced Level Examination in Quality Management. Includes QM for all imaging sciences so you can access QM information for all imaging modalities with just one resource. Step-by-step QM procedures offer instructions on how to evaluate equipment, and full-sized sample evaluation forms offer practice in documenting results. Strong pedagogy aids in comprehension. A practice exam on Evolve includes 200 randomizable practice exam questions for the ARRT advanced certification examination in QM, and includes answers with rationales. Student experiments on Evolve let you complete lab assignments and print out answers on a computer, and save instructors time because they do not have to create their own lab assignments. Instructor resources on Evolve make the text easier than ever for instructors to use. NEW! Updated quality management tools and procedures offer current practice guidelines and information. NEW! Coverage of new technologies, like cassette-based and cassette-less digital systems and wireless DR systems, helps improve familiarity with technological advances in radiography. UPDATED! Renovated Digital Image Receptors and Advanced Imaging Equipment chapter presents material more efficiently and includes the most current technology and practices. EXPANDED! Digital artifacts content increases familiarity with technological advances and adherence to necessary accreditation standards. UPDATED! Renovated Mammographic Quality Standard chapter reflects changes in technology and provides an overview of the latest technological practices. NEW! Content on CT exposure and the Image Gently program emphasizes safe and necessary imaging practices. NEW! Legislative content on Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), ICD-10 Coding, Health Information Exchanges, the Affordable Care Act, and MIPPA provides updates for legislative and relevant industry practices and concerns. NEW! Updated ACR accreditation requirements in CT and MRI improve practice compliance and understanding of necessary ACR accreditation requirement changes.

Mammography Exam Secrets Study Guide

Author: Mometrix Media LLC
Publisher: Mometrix Media LLC
ISBN: 1609719980
Release Date: 2014-03-31
Genre: Medical

***Includes Practice Test Questions*** Mammography Exam Secrets helps you ace the Mammography Exam, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Mammography Exam Secrets study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Mammography Exam Secrets includes: The 5 Secret Keys to Mammography Exam Success: Time is Your Greatest Enemy, Guessing is Not Guesswork, Practice Smarter, Not Harder, Prepare, Don't Procrastinate, Test Yourself; A comprehensive General Strategy review including: Make Predictions, Answer the Question, Benchmark, Valid Information, Avoid Fact Traps, Milk the Question, The Trap of Familiarity, Eliminate Answers, Tough Questions, Brainstorm, Read Carefully, Face Value, Prefixes, Hedge Phrases, Switchback Words, New Information, Time Management, Contextual Clues, Don't Panic, Pace Yourself, Answer Selection, Check Your Work, Beware of Directly Quoted Answers, Slang, Extreme Statements, Answer Choice Families; Comprehensive sections including: Breast Cancer, Mammograms, Risk Factors, Self-examination, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Breast Ultrasound, Ductography, Lumpectomy, Simple Mastectomy, Modified Radical Mastectomy, Chemotherapy, Mass, Radiation Therapy, Hormone Therapy, Breast Reconstruction, Mammography Compression Devices, Intensifying Screen, Interpretation of Phantom Images, Quality Control Tests, Mammography Quality Standards Act (MQSA), MQSA Requirements, Internal Anatomy of the Breast, Pattern of Blood Flow, Lymphatic Drainage, Terminal Ductal Lobular Unit (TDLU), Morgagni Tubercles & Montgomery Glands, Cyst, Fibroadenoma, Lipoma, Ductal Ectasia, Breast Abscess, Calcifications, Carcinomas, Paget's Disease, Clinical Image Evaluation, Labels on Images, Image Quality, Triangulation Technique, Breast Reduction Surgery, and much more...

Pharmacotherapy Casebook

Author: Terry L. Schwinghammer
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071608923
Release Date: 2008-08-29
Genre: Medical

50% all new cases in this edition 50% of cases revised Over 140 cases total Organization by organ systems to coordinate with the textbook Cases range from simple (a single disease state) to complex (multiple disease states and drug-related problems Develops skills in problem analysis and decision making Integrates the biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences with therapeutics Demonstrates the relevance and importance of a sound scientific foundation for pharmacy practice

What It Really Takes to Get Into Ivy League and Other Highly Selective Colleges

Author: Chuck Hughes
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071425063
Release Date: 2003-04-22
Genre: Business & Economics

The ultimate insider's guide to getting into the nation's most competitive colleges Written by a former senior admissions officer at Harvard University, this book provides keen insights into what it takes to get into America's top schools. With the help of case studies of successful Harvard applicants, Charles Hughes II defines the goals and mission of highly selective schools. He explains the relative weight given to: Academics Extra-curricular activities Personal qualities Intangibles in the admission process Hughes breaks down the components of the application, explaining the significance of each and how they are evaluated. And, drawing upon his extensive experience, he clues readers in on effective ways for applicants to improve their candidacy, including: How to prepare early in high school How to write a better application How to find the school best suited to their interests, personality, and goals With this essential guide, students will be able to present their talents in the best light possible, and create a winning college application.

Breast Sonography Review

Author: Kathryn A. Gill
Publisher: Davies Incorporated
ISBN: 0941022757
Release Date: 2009-11-01
Genre: Health & Fitness

Breast Sonography Review illuminates the facts and principles on which you will be tested by the American Registry of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 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 349 registry-like questions (including CME activity questions) together with answers, clear explanations, and quick references for further study. Coverage includes breast instrumentation and technique, normal anatomy, benign versus malignant features, specific lesions (benign), specific lesions (malignant), and invasive procedures. Approved for 6 hours of continuing medical education credit.

Harrison s Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine

Author: Joseph Loscalzo
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 007166338X
Release Date: 2010-06-04
Genre: Medical

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine--with all the authority of HARRISON'S Featuring the chapters on pulmonary and critical care medicine that appear in Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e, this compact clinical companion delivers the latest knowledge in the field, backed by the scientific rigor and reliability that have defined Harrison's. Inside you'll find coverage that reflects the expertise of renowned editors and contributors--presented in a carry-anywhere format that makes it ideal for the classroom, the wards, or exam/certification preparation. Features: Current, complete coverage of need-to-know pulmonary and critical care medicine topics, including diagnosis of respiratory disorders, diseases of the respiratory system, and common critical illnesses and syndromes Integration of pathophysiology with clinical management topics in each of the disease-oriented topics 114 high-yield questions and answers drawn from Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine Self-Assessment and Board Review, 17e A complete chapter in print form from the acclaimed Harrison's DVD 45 chapters written by physicians who have made seminal contributions to the body of knowledge in their areas of expertise References updated since the publication of Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine, 17e Helpful appendix of laboratory values of clinical importance The Harrison's specialty series is written by the world-renowned author team who brought you Harrison's Principles of Internal Medicine 17e: Anthony S. Fauci, MD Eugene Braunwald, MD Dennis L. Kasper, MD Stephen L. Hauser, MD Dan L. Longo, MD J. Larry Jameson, MD, PhD Joseph Loscalzo, MD, PhD

Phlebotomy Exam Review

Author: Ruth E. McCall
Publisher: XYZ editeur/XYZ Publishing
ISBN: 0781733545
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

This exam review, now in its Second Edition, prepares students for the major national certification exams in phlebotomy, including ASCP, NCA, ASPT, NPA, and AMT. In a comprehensive outline format, it includes content review and contains over 800 multiple-choice questions with answers and rationale. Also includes sample exams to encourage a comfort level in the test-taking environment. A CD-ROM with additional 150 sample test questions accompanies this helpful review manual.

Designing Clinical Research

Author: Stephen B. Hulley
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781469840543
Release Date: 2013-05-08
Genre: Medical

Designing Clinical Research sets the standard for providing a practical guide to planning, tabulating, formulating, and implementing clinical research, with an easy-to-read, uncomplicated presentation. This product incorporates current research methodology--including molecular and genetic clinical research--and offers an updated syllabus for conducting a clinical research workshop. Emphasis is on common sense as the main ingredient of good science. The book explains how to choose well-focused research questions and details the steps through all the elements of study design, data collection, quality assurance, and basic grant-writing.