Brand new 4th edition. This homestudy course is intended to assist the mammographer in every aspect of their field. It informs us of the history of mammography. It describes technical considerations, digital imaging, in depth positioning, quality control, equipment requirements, and proper maintenance of these areas. It describes breast anatomy, pathology, physiology and in depth details in respect to biopsies and the responsibilities of the technologist before during and after the procedure. It leads us into the future with an introduction to the many innovative techniques being developed to detect breast cancer earlier, therefore saving more lives.
Approved for 56.25 Category A credits and 56.25 Florida State Technical Hours. Meets all other state requirements.