Understanding Breast Imaging Terminology - MBPBIMTER07W.2020
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This Multidisciplinary Breast Pathology (MBP) activity is intended for pathologists participating in the MBP program as well as pathologists looking for information on radiology pathology correlation.

Credit Type: CME
Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
Launch Date: July 1, 2020
Expiration Date: June 30, 2023 12:00 AM (ET)
Pricing: Junior Member Fee: $10.00
MOC Category: Medical Knowledge, Patient Care

Rereleased Activity
This activity was originally released as Understanding Breast Imaging Terminology (SAM eligible) and was available between June 30, 2011 and June 30, 2014. The content was reviewed in March, 2014 and an updated version of the activity, with the same title, was available from July 1, 2014 to June 30, 2017. The content was reviewed in January 2017 and an updated version of the activity, with the same title, was available from July 5, 2017 to July 3, 2020. The content was reviewed in 2019. If you completed previous versions, you are not eligible to claim CME credit(s) for completing this updated version.

Correlating the histologic and radiographic findings is essential to ensure that the abnormality identified by imaging studies has been properly evaluated. This activity will help pathologists understand common imaging terminology and the application of mammography, ultrasound, and MRI imaging modalities used in evaluating breast lesions. Review questions are presented throughout the activity to check your understanding. A BI-RADS 5th edition quick reference card is also provided as a printable resource.

As a result of participating in this activity, you should be able to:

  1. Recognize common terminology associated with major imaging modalities (mammography, ultrasound, and MRI).
  2. Explain the utility and inherent limitations of the major imaging modalities (mammography, ultrasound, and MRI).

CME Information
Accreditation: The College of American Pathologists (CAP) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CME Category 1: The College of American Pathologists designates this internet enduring material educational activity for a maximum of 1.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Completion Requirements
You must answer the assessment questions and complete the evaluation to claim credit and print your certificate.

Payment Information
To pay with a check, print a copy of this page and send it with your check to the address below. You will be notified when your payment has been processed and you have been registered into the activity.

College of American Pathologists
CAP Learning
325 Waukegan Road
Northfield, IL 60093-2750

Refund Policy
Refunds will be handled on an exception basis. Please submit your request to the CAP in writing via email at education@cap.org or fax at 847-832-8006.

Technical Requirements
Pop-up blockers must be turned off.

CAP Learning has recognized that some Veteran’s Administration, US Government, and military participants may have difficulty accessing the online assessment portion of this activity. If you experience difficulty or have any questions, please contact a representative of the CAP Learning Division at 800-323-4040 option 1 or education@cap.org.

This activity and evaluation are available July 1, 2020, and expire June 30, 2023, at 12:00 AM (ET). You must claim credit by this date and time.


Non-Member Price:   $78.00  
Member Price:  $60.00   

Understanding Breast Imaging Terminology