Overview

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

  • Discuss the organizations sponsoring the Image Wisely campaign.
  • Recall the scientific units used to calculate and report exposure.
  • Explain sources of radiation exposure, both natural and man-made.
  • Describe what is meant by stochastic and deterministic effects of ionizing radiation.

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

Target Audience

This program specifically targets radiologic technologists and any healthcare workers that routinely encounter ionizing radiations. Other medical personnel also may benefit from this content.