The proper use of BI-RADS is essential for the performance of high quality breast imaging. This talk will present the history and rationale behind the development of BI-RADS, proper use of lexicon terms for mammography, ultrasound, and MRI and proper use of the final assessment categories.
In this webinar, Carol Lee, MD, FSBI, presents the history and rationale behind the development of BI-RADS, proper use of lexicon terms for mammography, ultrasound, and MRI and proper use of the final assessment categories. This talk is followed by a lively Q&A session with questions from the live audience.
Credit: CME – CE
Earn up to 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ or 1.0 Category A credit
CME-CE Released: 10/01/2020 CME-CE Expires: 10/01/2023
- Review proper use of descriptors in the BI-RADS lexicon.
- Describe the structure and key elements of breast imaging reports.
- Illustrate the appropriate use of the BI-RADS assessment categories.
Physician Accreditation Statement
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The American College of Radiology and The Society of Breast Imaging. The American College of Radiology is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Physician Credit Designation
The American College of Radiology designates this enduring material activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Technologist Accreditation Statement
The American College of Radiology (ACR) is approved by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) as a Recognized Continuing Education Evaluation Mechanism (RCEEM) to sponsor and/or review Continuing Education programs for Radiologic Technologists and Radiation Therapists.
Technologist Credit Designation
The American College of Radiology designates this educational activity as meeting the criteria for up to 1.0 Category A Credit hour of the ARRT.
Instructions to Receive Credit
In order to successfully complete the activity, participants must pass the posttest with an 80% passing score (maximum of 3 attempts allowed) complete an activity evaluation and claim credit commensurate with their participation in the activity. Log into your SBI Education portal to claim your CME, SAM or CE. All webinar registrants, regardless of SBI membership status, have login credentials for www.sbi-online.org.
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Disclosure of Conflicts of Interest
The ACR Disclosure Policy: In compliance with ACCME requirements and guidelines, the ACR has developed a policy for disclosure and review of potential conflicts of interest, and a method for resolution if a conflict does exist. The ACR maintains a tradition of scientific integrity and objectivity in its educational activities. In order to preserve these values and ensure its educational activities are independent and free of commercial bias, all individuals, including planners, presenters, moderators and evaluators, participating in an ACR educational activity, or an activity jointly provided by the ACR must disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest.
The following planners and managers have no financial relationships to disclose:
Natalie Ward, Yasmeen Fields, Alexis LaCount, Jennifer Luettinger
The following faculty members have no financial relationships to disclose:
Carol H. Lee, MD