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Workbook and Licensure Exam Prep for Radiography Essentials for Limited Practice

Use this workbook to learn and review limited radiography concepts! Corresponding to the chapters in Radiography Essentials for Limited Practice, 4th Edition, this practical study tool helps you understand and apply the material you need for limited radiography practice. Exercises include multiple-choice, matching, and labeling of diagrams and anatomy. Written by the textbook’s authors, Bruce Long, Eugene Frank, and Ruth Ann Ehrlich, this workbook prepares you to succeed on ARRT exams and as a Limited X-Ray Machine Operator.

Paperback, 304 Pages

Published: December 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4078-9

Contents

  • Section I
    1. Role of the Limited X-Ray Machine Operator
    2. Introduction to Radiographic Equipment
    3. Basic Mathematics
    4. Basic Physics of Radiography
    5. X-Ray Production
    6. X-Ray Circuit and Tube Heat Management
    7. Principles of Exposure and Image Quality
    8. Digital Image Receptor Systems
    9. Scatter Radiation and Its Control
    10. Formulating X-Ray Techniques
    11. Radiobiology and Radiation Safety
    12. Introduction to Anatomy, Positioning, and Pathology
    13. Upper Extremity and Shoulder Girdle
    14. Lower Extremity and Pelvis
    15. Spine
    16. Bony Thorax, Chest, and Abdomen
    17. Skull, Facial Bones, and Paranasal Sinuses
    18. Radiography of Pediatric and Geriatric Patients
    19. Film Critique
    20. Ethics, Legal Considerations, and Professionalism
    21. Safety and Infection Control
    22. Assessing Patients and Managing Acute Situations
    23. Medications and Their Administration
    24. Medical Laboratory Skills
    25. Additional Procedures for Assessment and Diagnosis
    26. Bone Densitometry
    Section II
    Preparation Guide for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Examination for the Limited Scope of Practice in Radiography
    Section III
    Preparation Guide for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Examination for Bone Densitometry Equipment Operators

     

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