Mammography Registry Review

The following study guides and resources are available to help you prepare for the mammography exam offered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. These materials contain suggestions from experienced R.T.s for mammography registry review. Many of the mammography books listed provide ARRT practice test questions.

Resources in the ASRT Store

Breast Imaging Essentials: The Series

This series satisfies the ARRT 16-credit Structured Education Requirement for Mammography.
Lange Q&A Mammography Examination (4th Edition)

New Edition!  Lange Q&A Mammography Examination

Olive Peart
McGraw-Hill Medical; 4th ed. 2017

New Edition!  Mammography and Breast Imaging PREP

Olive Peart
McGraw-Hill Medical; 2nd ed. 2017

For more mammography online education products, shop the ASRT Store.

Access 15 CE Credits Instantly with ASRT Membership

Become an ASRT member and select the new Directed Reading Flex PlanTM to receive instant access to 15 CE credits. Choose CE articles from a library of Directed Readings, including topics in mammography, digital radiography, radiation safety and more. The DR Flex PlanTM makes it easy to earn the mammography CE credits you need to meet your MQSA requirements.

Other Resources

To learn more about taking the ARRT exam to become a mammography technologist, view ARRT certification requirements at

This list of mammography resources is provided as a courtesy; we do not endorse materials not produced by the ASRT. The resources will assist R.T.s in sampling the pool of references and study materials that pertain to mammography and should be viewed as a snapshot of available materials. Omission of any one title is not intentional. Because the creation of literature and media related to the field is dynamic, R.T.s are encouraged to search additional sources for recent updates, revisions and additions to this collection of titles. Some of these materials are out of print but are still relevant review sources.


Interventional Breast Imaging: Ultrasound, Mammography and MR Guidance Techniques
Uwe Fischer, Friedemann Baum
Thieme; 2010
ISBN-13: 978-3131467010

Breast Imaging: A Core Review
Biren A Shah, Sabala Mandava
LWW; 2013
ISBN-13: 978-1451176391

Mammography Exam Secrets Study Guide: Mammography Test Review for the Mammography Exam
Mammography Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
Mometrix Media LLC; 2013
ISBN-13: 978-1609719982

Mammographic Imaging: A Practical Guide
Valerie F. Andolina, Shelly L. Lille
LWW; 3rd ed. 2010
ISBN-13: 978-1605470313


NCRP Recommendations
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements