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Breast Imaging goes 3D - Clinical webinar with Dr. Michael Golatta on October 21st, 2014


3D-mammography and 3D-ultrasound can significantly improve the detection of lesions. Join Dr. Michael Golatta1 on October 21st / 3 – 4pm CET to find out how – with a particular focus on tackling the challenge of cancer detection in patients with dense breast.


Register for the clinical webinar with Dr. Michael Golatta, Heidelberg, Germany.

 


Upcoming Symposia:


EUSOBI Annual Meeting, Amsterdam / NL

Sept 26-27, 2014

 

1. Lunch Symposium "Will Mammography Stay the Gold Standard for Breast Screening in the Future?"

Friday September 26, 2014 / 13:00-13:50 h

Chair: Ilse Vejborg / Copenhagen, Denmark

 

1.1 Dr. Sophia Zackrisson / Malmö, Sweden

Digital Breast Tomosynthesis for Breast Screening - Results from Malmö Breast Tomosynthesis Screening Trial

 

1.2 Prof. Dr. Michael Fuchsjäger / Graz, Austria

Breast Ultrasound as an Integral Part of Breast Screening - Experiences with a Combined Mammography-Ultrasound Approach

 

1.3 Dr. Clemens Kaiser / Mannheim, Germany

Is Breast MRI Ready for Breast Screening? - Workflow and Economic aspects

 

 

2. Tomosynthesis Reading Sessions: NEW with Basic & Advanced course

Clinical Speaker: Prof. Dr. Chantal Van Ongeval / Leuven, Belgium
 

2.1 Basic Courses

Friday September 26, 2014 / 10:30h - 12:00h

Saturday September 27, 2014 / 9:30h - 11:00h

 

2.2 Advanced Course

Saturday September 27, 2014 / 11:00h - 12:00h

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EUSOBI official program


Mammography Conference Oslo, Norway


Oct 9-10, 2014

Breast Imaging Center, Oslo University Hospital, is organizing a conference focusing on advanced techniques mammography in the diagnosis and investigation. The conference will be held for radiologists, radiographers and medical physicists associated with breast diagnostic and screening mammography. The conference is also open to others interested in the field.
 

Location: Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Holbergs Plass, Oslo
Official program

 

1. Thursday, October 9, 2014 / 10.15 - 10.40 h
Sophia Zackrisson, MD, PhD / Malmö, Sweden
Digital Breast Tomosynthesis for Breast Screening - Results from Malmö Breast Tomosynthesis Screening Trial
 

2. Friday, October 10, 2014 / 11.00 - 11.25 h
Kristina Lang, MD / Malmö, Sweden
Discrepant cases in mammography and breast tomosynthesis - what can we learn from side-by side reviews?

 



Recorded Symposia


Symposia at ECR 2014


Breast Care Day at ECR 2014 - Vienna Austria:
What does a breast imaging system have to perform?

 

Prof. Dr. Hilde Bosmans
UZ Leuven Campus
Leuven, Belgium
 


Optimized workflow, possibilities and challenges with 2D FFDM vs. 3D DBT

 

Prof. Dr. Sylvia Heywang-Koebrunner
Referenzzentrum Mammographie München
München, Germany


Digital Breast Tomosynthesis – from a first idea to clinical routine

 

Prof. Dr. Joerg Barkhausen
Clinic for Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
Lübeck, Germany


Technical optimization of digital breast tomosynthesis for future breast screening

 

Dr. Pontus Timberg
Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University
Skåne University Hospital, Malmö, Sweden


Is DBT the new standard in the diagnostic imaging of the breast? How to implement DBT as a method in specialist training?

 

Prof. Dr. Chantal Van Ongeval
UZ Leuven Campus Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium


High image quality with lower dose mammography

 

Dr. Karsten Ridder
St. Josefs-Hospital Dortmund-Hörde
Dortmund, Germany



Symposia at ECR 2013


Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2013 – Vienna, Austria:
3D breast tomosynthesis2 – a problem solver for difficult cases in clinical routine

 

Prof. Dr. Joerg Barkhausen
Clinic for Radiology and Nuclear Medicine
University Hospital of Luebeck
Luebeck, Germany


Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2013 – Vienna, Austria:
Physical challenges with digital breast tomosynthesis

 

Prof. Dr. Hilde Bosmans
Department of Radiology
UZ Leuven
Leuven, Belgium
 


Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2013 – Vienna, Austria:
Experiences with digital breast tomosynthesis in screening

 

Dr. Sophia Zackrisson, Associate Professor
Diagnostic Radiology
Lund University
Malmoe, Sweden
 


Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2013 – Vienna, Austria:
Value of tomosynthesis for the assessment of screen-detected abnormalities

 

Prof. Dr. Sylvia Heywang-Koebrunner
Referenzzentrum Mammographie Muenchen
Muenchen, Germany
 


Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2013 – Vienna, Austria:
Clinical experiences with digital breast tomosynthesis in follow up diagnostics

 

Dr. Fusun Taşkın, Associated Professor
Faculty of Medicine, Department of Radiology
Adnan Menderes University
Aydin, Turkey
 


Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2013 – Vienna, Austria:
The future of breast tomosynthesis


Thomas Helbich, MD, MSc, MBA

University Clinic for Radiodiagnostics
AKH Wien
Vienna / Austria
 



Symposia at ECR 2012


Watch live recordings of past symposia on Digital Breast Tomosynthesis2:

3D Breast Tomosynthesis – a Problem Solver for Difficult Cases in Clinical Routine
Prof. Dr. Joerg Barkhausen, Luebeck, Germany

(Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2012 – Vienna, Austria)

Breast Tomosynthesis – a Feasible Breast Cancer Screening Modality?
Dr. Sophia Zackrisson, Malmoe, Sweden

(Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2012 – Vienna, Austria)

3D Breast Tomosynthesis and Contrast Enhanced Dual Energy – a Prototype Report
Prof. Dr. Thomas Helbich, Vienna, Austria

(Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2012 – Vienna, Austria)

Potential Role of Digital Breast Tomosynthesis (DBT) in Breast Cancer Diagnosis
Dr. Nachiko Uchiyama, Tokyo, Japan

(Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2012 – Vienna, Austria)


Watch live recordings of past symposia on PRIME Technology2:

High image quality with lower dose in mammography
Prof. Dr. Detlev Uhlenbrock, Dortmund/Germany

(Breast Care Symposium at ECR 2013 – Vienna, Austria)


 


Clinical Webinars

Enhance your clinical expertise by easily listening to one of our clinical webinars.


Watch out for upcoming Webinars!



Recorded Webinars

Watch live recordings of past clinical webinars on Digital Breast Tomosynthesis2:

Breast cancer detection rate increased by up to 43% !

Dr. Sophia Zackrisson, Malmö, Sweden

4 years of clinical experience with True 3D Breast Tomosynthesis
Dr. Renate Tewaag, Wuppertal, Germany

 

Clinical Experiences with 3D Breast Tomosynthesis

Prof. Dr. Chantal Van Ongeval, Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium

Clinical Experiences with 3D Breast Tomosynthesis

Prof. Dr. Sylvia Heywang-Koebrunner, Munich, Germany


Watch live recordings of past clinical webinars on PRIME Technology2:

Dose Saving in FFDM by Gridless Acquisition

Dr. Karsten Ridder, Dortmund, Germany.
 


2Not commercially available in all countries. Due to regulatory reasons the future availability cannot be guaranteed. Please contact your local Siemens organization for further details.