• Strategies for Improving Your CT Safety Skills [9:00 AM CST] (Live Webinar)

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Course topics:

  • Misconceptions About Protective Devices
  • Are Aprons Really Just Patient Placebo’s
  • Pediatric Considerations
  • CDIT is Not Patient Dose
  • Understanding Dose Calculations
  • Misconceptions about Lowering Dose

 

Course Objectives

At the conclusion of this course, the technologist should be able to:

1. Discuss myths about aprons and the placebo effect

2. Discuss the types of filters used in back-projection

3. Describe the relationship between CDIT and Patient Dose

4. Discuss methods used to calculate dose estimates

 

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This program provides AHRA Category A continuing education credit for radiologic technologists recognized by the ARRT and various licensure states. You must attend the entire program to receive your certificate of completion.
Louis Wagner Ph.D., DABR, FAAPM, FACR

Recently retired Professor of Radiology, University of Texas Medical Schoolrnand Chief Physicist, Dept. of Diagnostic and Interventional Imaging Houston, Texas.rnrnDr. Wagner received is B.S. degree in Physics from Xavier University, Cincinnati, Ohio in 1971. In 1976 he completed his Ph.D. in Experimental Nuclear Physics from Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida. He performed his postgraduate training at Memorial-Sloan Kettering National Cancer Center in New York. He was a Tenured Professor of Radiological Sciences at the University of Texas-Houston Medical School, retired in 2018, Houston. He is board certified in diagnostic radiological physics by the American Board of Radiology. He was honored as a Fellow of the American Association of Physicists in Medicine in 1995 and as a Fellow of the American College of Radiology in 1996.

Strategies for Improving Your CT Safety Skills [9:00 AM CST] (Live Webinar)

  • Course ID: CT-SafetySkills-164
  • Event Location: Online Course
  • Credit: 2 Category A Credits (Direct)
  • Date: 03/23/2022 9:00 AM - 03/23/2022 11:00 AM
  • Instructor: Louis Wagner Ph.D., DABR, FAAPM, FACR
  • $34.95