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Basic medical techniques and patient care for radiologic technologists

Lillian S. Torres

Basic medical techniques and patient care for radiologic technologists

by Lillian S. Torres

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radiology, Medical.,
  • Nursing.,
  • Radiologic technologists.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    StatementLillian S. Torres, Carol Morrill Moore.
    ContributionsMorrill, Carol, joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC78 .T67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 126 p. :
    Number of Pages126
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4723018M
    ISBN 100397542224
    LC Control Number78010520
    OCLC/WorldCa4496213

    Learn patient care chapter 12 radiology with free interactive flashcards. Choose from different sets of patient care chapter 12 radiology flashcards on Quizlet. Radiologic technologists are educated in anatomy, patient positioning, examination techniques, equipment protocols, radiation safety, radiation protection and basic patient care. To become a registered radiologic technologist, RT(R), students must complete an accredited educational program, earn an academic degree, and pass a national.

    home basic medical books imaging case review series computerized tomography emergency radiology radiology series fetal medicine frcr reading list gastrointestinal imaging genitourinary imaging head & neck imaging interventional radiology magnetic resonance.   Learn the professional and patient care skills you need for clinical practice! Using a clear and concise format, Introduction to Radiologic Sciences and Patient Care, 6th Edition meets the standards set by the American Society of Radiologic Technologists (ASRT) Curriculum Guide and the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) Task List for certification : Elsevier Health Sciences.

    Radiology Majors: Salary and Career Facts. Students who are radiology majors may qualify for careers as radiologic technicians or technologists. Learn about what these careers entail, your earning potential and additional certification and licensure requirements for Required: Associate's degree is most common; bachelor's degrees and graduate certificates also available. Now in its fifth edition, INTRODUCTION TO RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY continues to give readers an excellent foundation on which to build a career in the imaging sciences. It introduces the profession of radiologic technology and presents an overview of the body of knowledge that students will acquire in future radiography courses. They will also learn what to expect from a career in radiologic.


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Basic medical techniques and patient care for radiologic technologists by Lillian S. Torres Download PDF EPUB FB2

Patient Care in Imaging Technology, Seventh Basic medical techniques and patient care for radiologic technologists book prepares individuals to be safe, effective practitioners in every aspect of patient care.

The subjects of professional ethics and the legal aspects of radiologic technology are addressed to enhance the understanding of the radiographer's obligation to their profession and to the law/5(21).

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Contents. Radiology is the medical specialty that uses medical imaging to diagnose and treat diseases within the human body. A variety of imaging techniques such as X-ray radiography, ultrasound, computed tomography (CT), nuclear medicine including positron emission tomography (PET), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) are used to diagnose or treat diseases.

Books shelved as radiologic-technology: Strange Glow: The Story of Radiation by Timothy J. Jorgensen, Producing Power: The Pre-Chernobyl History of the S. Patient-centered care also requires that the health care provider become a patient advocate and strive to provide care that not only is effective but also safe.

For radiologic technologists, patient-centered care encompasses principles such as the as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA) concept and contrast media safety. Because these traumatized patient requires special attention to patient care techniques, while radiologic technologist performing difficult radiographic imaging procedures.

Enumerated below are Technician’s best practices and provided with some universal guidelines for the trauma radiographer. A radiologic technologist would not be violating a patient's rights if he/she discussed the patient's medical condition with their family members and friends outside of the hospital.

false Effective communication techniques include________. Radiologic technologists make up the third-largest group of health care professionals—surpassed in number only by physicians and nurses. A primary responsibility of many technologists is to create images of patients’ bodies using medical equipment.

This helps doctors diagnose and. Radiologic technologists are educated in anatomy, patient positioning, examination techniques, equipment protocols, radiation safety, radiation protection and basic patient care. Many radiologic technologists specialize in a particular area of medical imaging, such as mammography or computed tomography (CT scans).

The Radiologic Technologist program prepares students to function as entry-level radiographers in fixed and deployable medical facilities. Radiologic technologists are allied healthcare professionals who perform radiographic procedures and related patient care duties to help diagnose various medical.

Radiographers (X-ray technologists) assist radiologists (MDs) in performing examinations of the body to rule out or confirm and identify fractures or disease.

To accomplish this, radiographers must be well-trained in using highly technical X-ray equipment and applying specialized techniques. Radiographers study human anatomy and physiology.

Workers in this field are known as radiologic technologists and are educated in patient care, radiation safety, computerized imaging techniques and human anatomy. Technologists must position patients for diagnostic examinations and calculate the proper exposure ication: Further certification in a specialty such as mammography available.

If you enjoy working with people in a medical setting, you should check out the Radiologic Technology program at BTC. BTC’s programs in Allied Health are geared for students with an interest in health, wellness, and medical fields.

Choose this program to prepare for a rewarding career as a radiologic technologist. X-rays involve targeting a small amount of radiation toward the body where images are needed. To do this, the radiologic technologist needs to make sure the patient is not wearing jewelry or tight-fitting clothes that could impair the quality of the images.

Then getting the patient in. Try this free radiology tech practice test to see what's on a licensing or certification exam for x-ray techs. Most states require that a radiographer be certified or licensed. The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certifies and registers radiology technologists and administers the.

The program is accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT). You should complete an application to Trenholm State Community College, an application for the Medical Radiologic Technology program, and, if you wish, an application for financial aid.

Medical Radiologic Technology is a nationally accredited two-year diploma program offered at Saskatchewan Polytechnic Saskatoon campus. You’ll get hands-on training in the use of radiographic equipment, learn how to position patients to get the best images and learn to critique images.

You’ll also develop knowledge and skills in: anatomy and physiology examination techniques patient care. level radiologic technologist who works under the supervision of a radiologist to enhance patient care by assisting the radiologist in the medical imaging environment.

(18)“Specialty technologist” means a person, other than a licensed practitioner, who is qualified by education and certification, as File Size: KB. Radiologic technologists are the medical personnel who perform diagnostic imaging examinations and administer radiation therapy treatments.

To be work in the field, you need knowledge and training in anatomy, patient positioning, examination techniques, equipment protocols, radiation safety, radiation protection and basic patient care. Medical Radiologic Technologists by County (22,) - March Medical Radiologic Technologists by County (21,) - September.

Medical Radiologic Technologists by County (21,) - September. Medical Radiologic Technologists by County (20,) - September. Medical Radiologic Technologists by County (19,) - September.Explain the importance of professional behaviors of the radiologic technologist.

Select the appropriate method of communication (e.g. verbal, non-verbal, etc.) for various individuals in the health care environment. Discuss recognition of the physical needs of patients and their caregivers. Explain patient consent procedures.