Accreditation Testing: Breast MRI

Testing Overview: Breast MRI (Revised 12-12-19)
Revision History There are 2 portions to your ACR Breast MRI Accreditation Program submission: ACR MRI Equipment Evaluation Summary and MR Safety Che...
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019 at 11:18 AM
Clinical Image Review Categories: Breast MRI (Revised 12-12-19)
Revision History At least 2 ACR radiologist reviewers will score the 5 categories listed below (click on a category to link to articles detailing the re...
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019 at 11:19 AM
Breast MRI Clinical Image Review Category A: Pulse Sequences and Image Contrast (Revised 12-12-19)
Revision History The selection of appropriate pulse sequences is critical. They are the major determinant of image contrast and thus determine the appea...
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019 at 11:21 AM
Breast MRI Clinical Image Review Category B: Positioning and Anatomic Coverage (Revised 12-12-19)
Revision History Proper breast positioning and anatomic coverage are important components of breast MRI exams. The field-of-view (FOV) and breast covera...
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019 at 11:23 AM
Breast MRI Clinical Image Review Category C: Artifacts (Revised 12-12-19)
Revision History Excessive artifacts on any image may interfere with image interpretation. Although some artifacts may be unavoidable on certain images,...
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019 at 11:24 AM
Breast MRI Clinical Image Review Category D: Spatial and Temporal Resolution (Revised 12-12-19)
Revision History For the multiphase, T1-weighted series, ACR reviewers will evaluate the following parameters obtained from the DICOM header: Slice t...
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019 at 11:27 AM
Breast MRI Clinical Image Review Category E: Exam Identification (Revised 12-12-19)
Revision History MR images are important medical records. Standardized identification of these images is important to assure that they are not lost or m...
Fri, 13 Dec, 2019 at 11:28 AM