Overview

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

  • Recall physical and fluoroscopic spinal anatomy.
  • Describe positioning of the C-arm for various sections of the spine.
  • Discuss image quality and dose reduction features of the C-arm.
  • Recognize the role of the radiologic technologist in the success of fluoroscopic-guided spine and pain management procedures.

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

Accreditation Information:  Unless otherwise noted, this program will be ASRT-approved as a Category A program by the first start date. You must submit the required information by the deadline date to obtain continuing education credit. 

Target Audience

This program specifically targets radiologic technologists who perform fluoroscopic and general imaging. Other medical personnel also may benefit from this content.