Release Date: 12/1/2016
Expiration Date: 12/31/2019
SNMMI/ACNM Members: $0
Continuing Education Credit Information
ABNM SAM Credit
The American Board of Nuclear Medicine has reviewed and approved this Journal SAM activity submitted by the SNMMI. This activity fulfills the requirements of the ABNM Maintenance of Certification program for self-assessment. 1.0 SAMs have been awarded for this activity.
The Society for Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging, Inc. (SNMMI) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. SNMMI designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:
- Discuss the current state of breast imaging for patients with dense breasts
- Explain the new state laws requiring transparency of breast density on radiology reports
- List existing conventional options for imaging dense breasts
- Describe Nuclear Medicine options for imaging dense breasts
- Compare and contrast advantages/disadvantages of nuclear imaging options for dense breasts
- Develop strategies to incorporate nuclear imaging in your patients, for patients with dense breasts
The Life Long Learning and Self-Assessment activity is designed for all nuclear medicine physicians and radiologists.
PresenterLesley Flynt, MD
In accordance with ACCME Revised Standards for Commercial Support and SNMMI Conflict-of-Interest Policy, the speaker has indicated no relevant relationships that could be perceived as a real or apparent conflict of interest. Disclosure of a relationship is not intended to suggest or to condone bias but is made to provide participants with information that might be of potential importance to their evaluation of the activity.
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