Overview

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

  • Compare bremsstrahlung and characteristic radiation.
  • Discuss x-ray generator circuit design.
  • Explain the factors affecting x-ray emission.
  • Recognize the factors influencing biological response to ionizing radiation.

COURSE 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.