Overview

By the end of this program, the participant should be able to:

  • Explain, at a high level, basic physics principles of mammography and digital radiography.
  • Describe common mammography dose levels and identify factors impacting dose.
  • Identify dose metrics and dose issues related to mammography, computed radiography, and direct      radiography systems.
  • Recall practices that can reduce radiation dose in the modalities discussed.
  • Identify where dose information and other guidance may be found.

COURSE LENGTH: 1
ACCREDITATION TYPE:
  ASRT- Technologists
CREDIT HOURS:
  1 

Target Audience

This program specifically targets general radiologic technologists and mammographers. Radiologists, cardiologists, other technologists, and medical personnel concerned with ionizing radiation also may benefit from viewing this program.

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