ISBN: 9781416057659
Page Count: 312
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $33.95

Workbook and Licensure Exam Prep for Radiography Essentials for Limited Practice, 3rd Edition

by Bruce W. Long, MS, RT(R)(CV), FASRT, Eugene D. Frank, MA, RT(R), FASRT, FAEIRS and Ruth Ann Ehrlich, RT(R)
ISBN: 9781416057659
Page Count: 312
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $33.95
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This workbook companion to Radiography Essentials for Limited Practice, 3rd Edition contains a variety of exercises designed to challenge you on the most important theories and information needed to practice limited radiography. Reinforce your learning with multiple-choice, fill-in-the-blank, diagrams, and matching exercises. Also included are exam prep sections that include mock exams for limited scope radiography and bone densitometry and guidelines for exam preparation.
    • Over 100 labeling exercises with anatomy illustrations and radiographic images to help you learn anatomy and understand how it appears on radiographic images.
    • Exercises for every topic from the text, including x-ray science and techniques; radiation safety; radiographic anatomy, pathology, and more that reinforce your understanding of important topics.
    • Updated and standardized anatomy and positioning labeling and terminology match usage in Radiography Essentials for Limited Practice to help you easily apply knowledge from the text to workbook exercises.
    • Bone densitometry section provides valuable practice to help you perform bone densitometry exams.
    • New and updated exercises on digital imaging, podiatric positioning, cultural issues, electronic medical records, and more reinforce content from the text.
  • 1. Role of the Limited X-ray Machine Operator

    2. Introduction to Radiographic Equipment

    3. Basic Mathematics for Limited Operators

    4. Basic Physics for Radiography

    5. X-ray Production

    6. X-ray Circuit and Tube Heat Management

    7. Principles of Exposure and Image Quality

    8. Screen/Film Image Receptor Systems

    9. Digital Image Receptor Systems – NEW!

    10. X-ray Darkroom and Film Processing

    11. Scatter Radiation and Its Control

    12. Formulating X-ray Techniques

    13. Radiobiology and Radiation Safety

    14. Introduction to Anatomy, Positioning, and Pathology

    15. Upper Extremity and Shoulder Girdle

    16. Lower Extremity and Pelvis

    17. Spine

    18. Bony Thorax, Chest, and Abdomen

    19. Skull, Facial Bones, and Paranasal Sinuses

    20. Radiography of Pediatric and Geriatric Patients

    21. Film Critique

    22. Ethics, Legal Considerations, and Professionalism

    23. Safety and Infection Control

    24. Assessing Patients and Managing Acute Situations

    25. Medications and Their Administration

    26. Medical Laboratory Skills

    27. Additional Procedures for Assessment and Diagnosis

    28. Bone Densitometry – NEW!

    Answer Key
  • Bruce W. Long, MS, RT(R)(CV), FASRT, Director and Associate Professor, Radiologic Imaging and Sciences Programs, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA, Eugene D. Frank, MA, RT(R), FASRT, FAEIRS, Retired Director, Radiography Program, Riverland Community College, Austin, MN; Assistant Professor of Radiology, Emeritus, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN and Ruth Ann Ehrlich, RT(R), Radiology Faculty (Retired), Western States Chiropractic College, Portland, OR; Adjunct Faculty, Portland Community College, Portland, OR
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