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

  • Identify characteristics that differentiate ionizing from non-ionizing radiation. 
  • Describe several applications of clinical medical ultrasound. 
  • Define terms commonly used in ultrasound. 
  • Define the term "sound" and discuss the principles of sound. 
  • Explain the factors that contribute to the production of an ultrasound image.


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

The course objectives specifically target radiologic technologists.