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Radiation Protection in Medical Radiography - 8th Edition

16.5 Category A CEUs
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Manufacturer: Elsevier Health Sciences
Products specifications
Structured Education / CQR - Computed Tomography - CT Safety: 3 credits
Structured Education / CQR - Computed Tomography - CT Image Production: 1.5 credits

This course covers radiation protection biology, the safe administration of x-rays, and current personnel and patient safety procedures. Topics include radiation physics, cell structure, effects of radiation on humans at the cellular and systemic levels, safety precautions in fluoroscopy and regulatory and advisory limits for human exposure to radiation

For a concise review of radiation protection topics, you may be interested in the Rad Tech's Guide to Radiation Protection Human Radiation Experiments is also another excellent course for those interested in the history of radiation research. 

ALL TESTS CAN BE TAKEN ONLINE
No matter which type of course you purchase, (complete course, download test, fax or online) you can take your test through our on-line testing site.

If you order any of the "Test Only" options, it DOES NOT INCLUDE THE BOOK

 

16.5 ASRT Category A Credits
California Accepted (CRT, XT, RTF): Yes
California X-ray Supervisor/Operator: Yes
California Fluoroscopy Radiation Safety 4 CE Requirement:  Yes
California Chiropractor: Yes
Texas: Direct Credit
Florida: Technical Credit
Florida Provider #3200618
Accepted by NMTCB
Accepted by ARDMS
Accepted by MDCB for 16.5 units
Registered Nurse: Approved for 16.5 Contact Hours
All of our courses are accepted by the State Nursing Boards, except for the following states:
Delaware, Georgia, Minnesota and Utah
Our Nursing provider number is: California Nurse Provider #CEP13196

This course contains the following topics:

  1.   Identify three consequences of ionization in human cells.
  2.   Differentiate between two types of x-ray photon transmission.
  3.   Explain the difference between “Equivalent dose” and “Effective dose”.
  4.   Differentiate between mitosis and meiosis.
  5.   Identify three radiation energy transfer determinants.
  6.   Identify three dose related syndromes associated with acute radiation syndrome.
  7.   Name four U.S. agencies that regulate ionizing radiation.
  8.   Identify and describe two x-ray beam limiting devices.
  9.   Describe the application of the Inverse Square Law (ISL).
  10.   Identify and describe five personnel monitoring devices currently available.
  11.   Describe two therapeutic radioisotopes used in radiation therapy.
  12.   Name the filming frame rates per second for cinematic cameras.
  13.   List at least two ways to limit total fluoroscopy time.
  14.   Describe three strategies that can be used to manage radiation dose during interventional radiology.

ALL TESTS CAN BE TAKEN ONLINE
Take your test online for free.  Purchase your course and use the test key provided to take your test online.  There is no extra charge for online testing and you will get immediate results.  You can start and stop your test at anytime so you can work at your own pace.  Your test key is found on your receipt, under the description of your purchase.

This test is a multiple choice, open book test and contains 120 questions.
This is a soft cover book and has 15 chapters and 314 pages

When you order a complete course, you will receive a text book, question booklet and answer sheet.  Your order will ship within 24 hours of receipt of order and you should receive your order by mail in 3-5 business days.

When you order a test only for mailing, you will receive a test booklet and an answer sheet.  Your order will ship within 24 hours of receipt of order and you should receive your order by Fedex within the timeframe for the shipping option you chose. Please note that if you order the test only option you will NOT receive a course book.

When you order an Ebook, you will log in to your account profile and download the Ebook, test booklet and answer sheet. For further instruction, please view our instructional video.

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If you plan to take the test online, please be sure you have the course book, as the online testing option does not include the course book. For further information, please view our instructional video.

If you would like to have this test faxed to you, please be sure that you have the textbook and question booklet. You will receive your test the same day.

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