Use this workbook to learn and review limited radiography concepts! Corresponding to the chapters in Radiography Essentials for Limited Practice, 4th Edition, this practical study tool helps you understand and apply the material you need for limited radiography practice. Exercises include multiple-choice, matching, and labeling of diagrams and anatomy. Written by the textbook’s authors, Bruce Long, Eugene Frank, and Ruth Ann Ehrlich, this workbook prepares you to succeed on ARRT exams and as a Limited X-Ray Machine Operator.
Section I 1. Role of the Limited X-Ray Machine Operator 2. Introduction to Radiographic Equipment 3. Basic Mathematics 4. Basic Physics of Radiography 5. X-Ray Production 6. X-Ray Circuit and Tube Heat Management 7. Principles of Exposure and Image Quality 8. Digital Image Receptor Systems 9. Scatter Radiation and Its Control 10. Formulating X-Ray Techniques 11. Radiobiology and Radiation Safety 12. Introduction to Anatomy, Positioning, and Pathology 13. Upper Extremity and Shoulder Girdle 14. Lower Extremity and Pelvis 15. Spine 16. Bony Thorax, Chest, and Abdomen 17. Skull, Facial Bones, and Paranasal Sinuses 18. Radiography of Pediatric and Geriatric Patients 19. Film Critique 20. Ethics, Legal Considerations, and Professionalism 21. Safety and Infection Control 22. Assessing Patients and Managing Acute Situations 23. Medications and Their Administration 24. Medical Laboratory Skills 25. Additional Procedures for Assessment and Diagnosis 26. Bone Densitometry Section II Preparation Guide for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Examination for the Limited Scope of Practice in Radiography Section III Preparation Guide for the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Examination for Bone Densitometry Equipment Operators