703 - Taking a Breast History and Breast Cancer Risk Factors
Tuesday, April 7, 2020
9:00 AM – 9:30 AM
Location: Forum 117 - 118
This lecture will identify key risk factors in a patients history relevant to their breast health. This includes family history and genetic predisposition, menstrual history and hormone exposure, breast history including density, biopsies and cancer history. Lifestyle and prior radiation therapy will also be reviewed. An overview of several risk assessment models will also be presented.
complete a family history to idenitfy a genetic predisposition to breast cancer.
complete a detailed breast health history to identify risk factors for breast cancer.
identify risk assessment models that may be used to assess a pateints risk.