Overview

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

  • Describe the relationship between projection radiography and tomography.
  • Discuss factors influencing CT image quality.
  • Explain various methods used to measure and calculate radiation dose in CT imaging.
  • Employ strategies for lowering radiation dose in CT imaging.
  • Recognize the relationship between radiation dose and image quality in CT imaging

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

Target Audience

This program specifically targets radiologic technologists and nuclear medicine technologists. Radiologists, cardiologists, other technologists, and medical personnel concerned with ionizing radiation also may benefit from viewing this program.