ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT BREAST BENIGN AND MALIGN DISEASES AND BREAST UNITS


Helsinki

1st - 3rd October 2018


REGISTRATION FEE: 800€



PROGRAMME




  • Basic Sciences on breast disease
  • How to build a Breast unit

IMAGING TECHNIQUES FOR BREAST:

  • Ultrasound
  • Mammogram
  • MR imaging
  • Breast PET Scan for diagnosis and follow-up
  • Interventional radiology: stereotactic breast biopsy, imaging-guided needle breast biopsy, ultrasound guided breast biopsy

BENIGN BREAST DISEASE:

  • Nipple discharge and the role of ductoscopy
  • Inflammatory and related lesions: mastitis, foreign body reactions, recurrent subareolar abscess, mammary duct ectasia, fat necrosis
  • Fibrocystic changes: cysts, adenosis, metaplasia, epithelial hyperplasia, ductal lesions, lobular lesions, columnar cell lesions, radial scar and complex sclerosing lesion, intraductal papilloma and papillomatosis
  • Benign tumours: fibroadenoma, lipoma, adenoma, hamartoma, granular cell tumour

MANAGEMENT OF MALIGNANT BREAST DISEASE:

  • Diagnosis of breast cancer:
    • Clinical examination
    • Laboratory investigations
    • Pathological diagnosis
    • Clinical staging and risk assessment
    • Prognostic factors

  • Treatment:
    • Adjuvant systemic therapy
    • Primary chemotherapy (neoadjuvant chemotherapy) in locally advanced breast cancer
    • Follow-up
  • Management of metastatic disease:
    • Staging of metastatic or recurrent breast cancer
    • Local recurrence
    • Systemic dissemination
    • Chemotherapy regimens for recurrent or metastatic breast cancer
  • Pathological handling of breast cancer excision specimens: fine needle aspiration biopsy and core needle biopsy, mastectomy specimen, mammographically-directed excisions, frozen section diagnosis, surgical pathology report of breast cancer specimens
  • Radiotherapy guidelines for breast cancer:
    • Radiotherapy for ductal carcinoma in situ
    • Criteria for breast conserving therapy
    • Post-mastectomy radiotherapy
    • Radiotherapy after pre-operative systemic therapy
  • Management of special situations in breast cancer:
    • Breast cancer in elderly women
    • Breast cancer in very young women
    • Breast cancer in male
  • Breast cancer reserach: How, who and when


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LOCATION  &  CONTACT


TÖÖLÖ HOSPITAL


Helsinki University Hospital
Topeliuksenkatu, 5
00260 - Helsinki (Finland)
www.hus.fi

CONTACT


Elena Mohedano
RMES project manager
elena.mohedano@rmes.es
(+34) 93 556 55 05
www.rmes.es
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If you would like to validate this module as part of our postgraduate programmes please fill out this form and send it together with you CV to Elena Mohedano (elena.mohedano@rmes.es)