Overview

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

  • Discuss various sources of radiation exposure to the general population.
  • Recall the concepts of radiation dose pertaining to computed tomography (CT) studies.
  • Explain the effect of digital imaging techniques on patient dose.
  • Identify sources of non-medical imaging sources of radiation exposure.

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

Target Audience

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