Breast Ultrasound Registry Review

The following study guides and resources are available to help you prepare for the breast ultrasound exams offered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists and the American Registry for Diagnostic Medical Sonography . These materials contain suggestions from experienced R.T.s for breast ultrasound registry review. Many of the breast ultrasound books listed provide sample test questions.

Resources From ASRT

A helpful resource is the ASRT Office of Practice Standards where you can find the Scopes of Practice, Advisory Opinion Statements, Position Statements and Practice Standards for sonography.

View other sonography products.

Other Resources

To learn more about taking the registry exam to become a breast ultrasound technologist, view breast ultrasound certification requirements at or  

The following breast sonography review materials are provided as a courtesy; we do not endorse materials not produced by the ASRT, and this is not a comprehensive list of all available materials. Some of these materials are out of print but are still relevant review sources.


Breast Sonography Review
Kathryn A. Gill
Davies Inc., 2010
ISBN: 0941022757

Breast Ultrasound
M.E. Lanfranchi
Thieme Medical Publishers, 2000
ISBN: 8471012472

Breast Ultrasound
A. Thomas Stavros
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
ISBN: 039751624X

Breast Ultrasound: A Systematic Approach to Technique and Image Interpretation
Christof Sohn, J. Bohmer and Ulrike Hamper
Thieme Medical Publishers, 1999
ISBN: 0865777225

Breast Ultrasound Protocol (DVD with Manual)
Getrude Layton and Lori Green
Gulfcoast Ultrasound Institute Inc., 2004
ISBN: 1932680012

Breast Ultrasound: How, Why and When
Anne-Marie Dixon
Churchill Livingstone, 2007
ISBN: 0443100764

Breast Ultrasound: The Essentials
Erika Denton and Mike Stocksley
Greenwich Medical Media, 2004
ISBN: 1841101761

Breast Ultrasound Update: Proceedings of the Eight International Congress on the Ultrasonic Examination of the Breast, Heidelberg, July 1-4, 1993
H. Madjar (Editor), J. Teubner (Editor) and B.J. Hackeloer (Editor)
Karger, 1994
ISBN: 3805558600

Step by Step Breast Ultrasound
Tahul Sachdev, Manjula Handa Virmani and Ashok Khurana
Anshan Ltd., 2006
ISBN: 1904798799

Teaching Atlas of Breast Ultrasound
Dagmar Leucht (Editor), H. Madjar (Editor) and Wolfgang Leucht (Editor)
Thieme Medical Publishers, 1996
ISBN: 0865775729

The Core Curriculum: Breast Imaging
Gilda Cardenosa
Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 2003
ISBN: 078174685X

The Practice of Breast Ultrasound: Techniques, Findings, Differential Diagnosis
Helmut Madjar and Ellen Mendelson
Thieme Medical Publishers, 2008
ISBN: 3131243422


Breast Ultrasound Exam Simulation, Review CD-ROM and Book
Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography, 2012