promo archive folder-add folder-move folder more star youtube facebook instagram google-plus link linkedin twitter account US Flag career-center grad shopping-bag shopping-cart calendar-empty feedback-shrug feedback-excited feedback-happy feedback-meh feedback-sad finger-point-up thumbs-down thumbs-up computer activity alert-circle alert-page-not-found alert-qsen alert-tornado alert-triangle alert-unsupported-browser alerts arrow-right assessment blueprint calendar folder-plus checkmark chevron-down chevron-left chevron-right chevron-up clock close collapse discussion download drag-handle ebook-reading edit ellipsis enlarge exam expand eye-not-visible eye-visible gear globe help-hollow help-solid home information-hollow information-solid click here for more information lab-skills lesson lightbulb lock menu minus new-window note pause-hollow pause-solid performance play-hollow play-solid plus ppt redo reduce search computer-with-hand hand-with-check speaker spinner badge study syllabus timer trash undo unlock upload
ISBN: 9780323643399
Page Count: 192
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $74.95

Introduction to Radiologic Technology, 8th Edition

by William J. Callaway, MA, RT(R)

Paperback

ISBN: 9780323643399
Page Count: 192
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $74.95
In Stock
This is a Faculty Product!
Any student who attempts to request a review copy will be reported to the school's faculty and administration.
Please note
All review copy requests, upon verification of instructor status, will be fulfilled as a digital version of the product, if available.

Introduce your students to the radiologic technology profession with this solid text! Covering everything a beginning radiography student needs to know, Introduction to Radiologic Technology, 8th Edition lays the groundwork for a successful career. It includes coverage of the coursework required, basic learning skills, a historical perspective on radiology, and insight into key topics such as the language of medicine, digital imaging, patient interactions, and radiation safety. This book also includes a discussion of the radiographer’s role in the practice setting and opportunities for advancement.

    • A clear, easy-to-read style does not assume you have prior knowledge of the subject matter.
    • Critical thinking skills are highlighted, with four important steps to take in assessing situations and making informed decisions.
    • Guidelines for a solid radiography career foundation discuss customer service, ethics and professionalism, and professional organizations.
    • Thorough introduction to radiologic technology includes a concise overview of what you can expect in your coursework.
    • Cultural diversity coverage orients you to the challenge of dealing with patients from different cultures in the medical environment.
    • NEW! Updated career advancement opportunities and newest medical terminology include just the right amount detail for new radiographers.
    • NEW! Incorporation of SI units of measurement accurately depict current practice standards.
  • Part I: Becoming a Radiologic Technologist 1. Radiography Education: From Classroom to Clinic 2. Becoming an Outstanding Student 3. Evolution of Health Care Delivery 4. Radiology: A Historic Perspective

    Part II: Practicing the Profession 5. Orientation to Patient Care 6. Providing Quality Patient Service 7. The Language of Medicine 8. The Technology of Medical Imaging 9. Imaging Examinations: Diagnosing Disease and Injury 10. Radiation Protection 11. Ethics, Professionalism, and Law in Radiologic Technology 12. Organization and Operation of the Radiology Department 13. Health Professions

    Part III: Growing with the Profession 14.The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists 15. Professional Associations 16. Clinical Specialization and Professional Advancement

  • William J. Callaway, MA, RT(R), Associate Dean, Department of Health Professions, Director, Associate Degree Radiography Program, Academic Services Division, Lincoln Land Community College, Springfield, IL, USA
In Stock
This is a Faculty Product!
Any student who attempts to request a review copy will be reported to the school's faculty and administration.
Please note
All review copy requests, upon verification of instructor status, will be fulfilled as a digital version of the product, if available.