Overview

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

  • Recognize fundamental elements of ionizing radiation as used in medical imaging procedures. 
  • Identify ionizing radiation dose parameters and their application to medical imaging. 
  • Review dose reduction techniques as designed for computed tomography and fluoroscopy. 
  • Use pediatric dose reduction techniques as described. 
  • Assess radiation dose reduction techniques used in interventional radiology procedures.

COURSE LENGTH:  1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE:  ASRT - Technologists
CREDIT HOURS:  1

Target Audience

The target audience is CT technologists and radiologists. Other medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program.