LANGE Q A Mammography Examination 3rd Edition

Author: Olive Peart
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 9780071833936
Release Date: 2015-03-08
Genre: Medical

Everything you need to ace the ARRT Mammography Exam in one complete study package! This comprehensive study guide for the ARRT’s Mammography Examination summarizes the mammography curriculum in a concise, readable format and includes 450 ARRT-style questions plus two complete practice exams to give radiographic technicians the practice they need to pass the registry examination with flying colors. This powerful study aid also includes summaries of all must-know facts and concepts and more than 100 illustrations and radiographs illustrating pathology, film comparison, and various types of lesions. Coverage has been updated to include the latest in digital imaging technology, digital quality assurance standards, special patient situations, breast pathology, treatment options, and breast reconstruction. Follows latest ARRT mammography exam blueprint NEW! Online faculty resources: PowerPoint® lesson plans include objectives, teaching points, review questions and images/illustrations for each chapter to support classroom use .

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.

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:
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780781716963
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.

Quality Management in the Imaging Sciences

Author: Jeffrey Papp
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323261999
Release Date: 2014-10-15
Genre: Medical

Overview: 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. 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. -- The book contains both black-and-white and two-color illustrations.

Color Atlas and Text of Histology

Author: Leslie P. Gartner
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451113433
Release Date: 2012-10-12
Genre: Medical

This best-selling atlas provides medical, dental, allied health, and biology students with an outstanding collection of histology images for all of the major tissue classes and body systems. This is a concise lab atlas with relevant text and consistent format presentation of photomicrograph plates. With a handy spiral binding that allows ease of use, it features a full-color art program comprising over 500 high-quality photomicrographs, scanning electron micrographs, and drawings. Didactic text in each chapter includes an Introduction, Clinical Correlations, Overview, and Chapter Summary.

Radiography PREP Program Review and Examination Preparation Sixth Edition

Author: D. A. Saia
Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional
ISBN: 0071741070
Release Date: 2011-01-28
Genre: Medical

Ace the ARRT certification exam with the field’s most trusted review Maximize your study time -- and your grade -- by focusing on the most important and frequently tested topics 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW! "This update is once again a highlight in the review book section for preparing for the registry exam in radiography. Using a compilation of noteworthy sources, the author once again provides students with a complete and valuable guide for registry exam review. This is a must-have book for any future radiographer."--Doody's Review Service The entire radiography curriculum summarized in a concise, readable narrative makes it easy to understand and memorize key concepts 860+ registry-style questions, including a 200-question practice test, prepare you for the exam Answers with detailed explanations and references to major textbooks More than 400 illustrations and clinical images Written by an experienced educator and radiography program director who knows exactly what it takes to pass Essential for certification or recertification An author with 35+ years of teaching experience provides everything you need to excel on the exam coursework Summary boxes provide a convenient overview of must-know information The inside covers feature important formulae, radiation protection facts, conversion factors, body surface landmarks, digital imaging facts, acronyms and abbreviations, radiation quality factors, and minimum filtration requirements Coverage of the latest developments, including digital and electronic imaging A complete 200-question practice exam 440+ chapter-ending questions

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...

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.

Digital Mammography

Author: Peter Hogg
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319048314
Release Date: 2015-02-17
Genre: Medical

This book offers a single publication to be utilised comprehensively as a reference manual within current mammographic clinical practice for use by assistant practitioners and practitioners as well as trainees in radiography and related disciplines. In recent years mammographic clinical practice and technology have evolved rapidly and become increasingly sophisticated, this book will cover these issues. The public feel increasingly empowered to ‘have a say’ in their care and expectations of their mammography experience is high. Consequently a well-trained, well-informed practitioner is of paramount importance in clinical practice today. This book addresses patient/client-related issues in the form of psychological and emotional support they may require. This will enable the reader to gain insight into the patient/client perspective and thereby assist in meeting their needs.

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.

Diagnostic Breast Imaging

Author: Sylvia Helen Heywang-Koebrunner
Publisher: Thieme
ISBN: 9783131647221
Release Date: 2011-01-01
Genre: Medical

Comprehensive and systematic, this important new edition covers all imaging modalities for diagnosing breast disorders. You will find expert guidelines on the role of mammography, high-resolution ultrasound, MRI and percutaneous biopsy to achieve your diagnostic goals, and benefit from a practical review of the physics, histology, pathology, and quality control needed by those who perform breast imaging procedures. New key features: PET and novel modalities, Lymph nodes (sentinel node), Staging breast cancerNew ACR classifications, Doppler ultrasound, Stereotactic ultrasound biopsy, Full-breast digital imaging and computer-aided diagnosis, Mammotome, Updated references

European Guidelines for Quality Assurance in Breast Cancer Screening and Diagnosis

Author: Nicholas Perry
Publisher: European Communities
ISBN: 9279012584
Release Date: 2006
Genre: Medical

Breast cancer is the most frequent cause of cancer-related deaths in women in Europe, and demographic trends indicate a continuing increase in this substantial public health problem. Systematic early detection through screening, effective diagnostic pathways and optimal treatment have the ability to substantially lower current breast cancer mortality rates and reduce the burden of this disease in the population. This is the fourth edition of these guidelines which contains information on recommended standards and procedures for breast cancer screening and diagnostic services, including chapters on multi-disciplinary aspects of quality assurance, data collection and monitoring, effective communication of information, requirements of a specialist unit, and a certification protocol.

Radiologic Science for Technologists

Author: Stewart C. Bushong
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323429429
Release Date: 2016-11-10
Genre: Medical

Develop the skills you need to safely and effectively produce high-quality medical images with Radiologic Science for Technologists: Physics, Biology, and Protection, 11th Edition. Reorganized and updated with the latest advances in the field, this new edition aligns with the ASRT curriculum to strengthen your understanding of key concepts, and prepare you for success on the ARRT certification exam and in clinical practice. Firmly established as a core resource for medical imaging technology courses, this text gives you a strong foundation in the study and practice of radiologic physics, imaging and exposure, radiobiology, radiation protection, and more. Expanded coverage of radiologic science topics, including radiologic physics, imaging, radiobiology, radiation protection, and more, allows this text to be used over several semesters. Chapter introductions, summaries, outlines, objectives, and key terms help you to organize and pinpoint the most important information. Formulas, conversion tables, and abbreviations are highlighted for easy access to frequently used information. "Penguin" boxes recap the most vital chapter information. End-of-chapter questions include definition exercises, matching, short answer, and calculations to help you review material. Key terms and expanded glossary enable you to easily reference and study content. Highlighted math formulas call attention to key mathematical information for special focus. NEW! Chapters on Radiography/Fluoroscopy Patient Radiation Dose and Computed Tomography Patient Radiation Dose equip you to use the most current patient dosing technology. NEW! Streamlined physics and math sections ensure you’re prepared to take the ARRT exam and succeed in the clinical setting.