Key Features

  • Review questions with answers help you prepare for the ARRT exam and identify areas that need additional study.
  • Rationales for correct and incorrect answers provide you with the information you need to make the most out of the Q&A sections.

Table of Contents

Part I

1. Introduction

2. Review of Patient Care in CT

  • Patient Preparation
  • Assessment and Monitoring
  • IV Procedures
  • Contrast Agents
  • Radiation Safety/Dosimetry

3. Review of Imaging Procedures in Computed Tomography

  • Head
  • Neck
  • Chest
  • Abdomen/Pelvis
  • Hepatobiliary System
  • Spleen
  • Pancreas
  • Adrenal Glands
  • Genitourinary System
  • Gastrointestinal System
  • Pelvis and Reproductive System
  • Musculoskeletal

4. Review of Physics and Instrumentation in Computed Tomography

  • Computed Tomography System Operation
  • Image Processing/Display
  • Image Archival and Communication
  • Image Quality
  • Artifact Recognition and Reduction

Part II 

Simulated Exam One

Simulated Exam Two

Simulated Exam Three

Part III

Answer Key for Exam One

Answer Key for Exam Two

Answer Key for Exam Three

Glossary

Bibliography

Details

No. of pages:
224
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2011
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
Print ISBN:
9780323065900
Electronic ISBN:
9780323168557

About the editor

Daniel DeMaio

Affiliations and Expertise

Director, Radiologic Technology Program, University of Hartford, West Hartford, CT