Overview

By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  • Discuss the clinical advantages of spectral dual-energy CT techniques.
  • State three specific effects of monochromatic imaging on image quality.
  • Describe the impact of ASiR and MBIR on image quality and dose reduction.
  • Compare and contrast the use of filtered back projection (FBP), ASiR, and MBIR in the clinical setting.

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT – Category A+                   
CREDIT HOURS:  1

Target Audience

The target audience includes radiologic technologists who perform CT. Radiology assistants, registered radiologist assistants (R.R.A.), and other medical personnel also may benefit from material in this program.