Learning Resources from the ACR 29th National Conference on Breast Cancer
(April 8-11, 2000, San Francisco, California)
Thirty-two lectures from the 29th NCBC conference are available on audio cassettes. The tapes are $10 each and may be ordered by calling toll free in the US, 800.373.2952 or outside of the US by calling 303.292.2952. An order form is available online in PDF format at http://www.acr.org/cgi-bin/fr?mast:masthead-services,text:/publications/audio/ncbc-audio.pdf.
This 268-page compendium, produced in conjunction with the 29th NCBC provides written materials submitted by the 38 faculty who presented 20 plenary sessions and 18 workshop sessions. The NCBC conference was specifically designed for the diagnostic radiologist and for the radiologic technologist working in the field of mammography and breast imaging. The conference highlighted new aspects of the management of breast cancer, new technologies, practice issues and interventional techniques. Among the topics addressed in the syllabus are breast surgery, adjuvant therapy, imaging dilemmas in benign disease, DCIS and invasive cancer; digital mammography, medical legal issues, coding and billing, fraud and abuse, tissue acquisition devices, guidance procedures and percutaneous biopsy and intervention. The cost of the syllabus is $50 for members of the ACR and may be order with a credit card by calling the ACR at 800-227-7762 (product code: P-NCBC2000).
Updated: October 2004