Patient Centered Care in Medical Imaging and Radiotherapy

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Martin Vosper
  • Aarthi Ramlaul
  • Key Features

    Identifies the key issues underpinning the complete delivery of ‘good’ patient care and considers their application in the medical radiation sciences

    Takes a UK/European perspective

    Covers behavioural science and health psychology together with practical applications such as safe manual handling, infection control and radiation safety.

    Considers all aspects of the patient experience, including communication, clinical procedures and practice.

    Table of Contents

    Section One Professional Conduct and Behaviour

    Section Two Communication

    Section Three Psychosocial aspects of patient care

    Section Four Radiation hazards and safety

    Section Five Physical and medical aspects of patient safety

    Section Six Infection control

     Section Seven Performance measures in patient care

    Section Eight Patient care specific to each of the following key areas:

    Conventional diagnostic imaging

    Interventional radiology

    Ultrasound

    Nuclear Medicine

    MRI

    Radiotherapy

    Details

    No. of pages:
    328
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780702046131
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780702065712