Radiography PREP (Program Review and Examination Preparation), Sixth Edition / Edition 6

Radiography PREP (Program Review and Examination Preparation), Sixth Edition / Edition 6

by D.A. Saia
     
 

ISBN-10: 0071739076

ISBN-13: 9780071739078

Pub. Date: 03/04/2011

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The

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Ace the ARRT certification exam with the field’s most trusted review

Maximize your study time — and your grade — by focusing on the most important and frequently tested topics

4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW!

"This update is once again a highlight in the review book section for preparing for the registry exam in radiography. Using a compilation of noteworthy sources, the author once again provides students with a complete and valuable guide for registry exam review. This is a must-have book for any future radiographer."—Doody's Review Service

  • The entire radiography curriculum summarized in a concise, readable narrative makes it easy to understand and memorize key concepts
  • 860+ registry-style questions, including a 200-question practice test, prepare you for the exam
  • Answers with detailed explanations and references to major textbooks
  • More than 400 illustrations and clinical images
  • Written by an experienced educator and radiography program director who knows exactly what it takes to pass
  • Essential for certification or recertification

An author with 35+ years of teaching experience provides everything you need to excel on the exam coursework

  • Summary boxes provide a convenient overview of must-know information
  • The inside covers feature important formulae, radiation protection facts, conversion factors, body surface landmarks, digital imaging facts, acronyms and abbreviations, radiation quality factors, and minimum filtration requirements
  • Coverage of the latest developments, including digital and electronic imaging
  • A complete 200-question practice exam
  • 440+ chapter-ending questions

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071739078
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
03/04/2011
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
568
Product dimensions:
8.28(w) x 10.68(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

Section I. Patient Care and Education; Chapter 1. Legal and Ethical Aspects; Chapter 2. Patient Communication and Safety; Chapter 3. Infection Control; Chapter 4. Patient Monitoring, Medical Emergencies and Contrast Media; Section II. Image Procedures; Chapter 5. General Procedural Considerations; Chapter 6. Image Procedures: Anatomy, Positioning, and Pathology; Section III. Radiation Protection; Chapter 7. Radiation Protection Considerations; Chapter 8. Patient Protection; Chapter 9. Personnel Protection; Chapter 10. Radiation Exposure and Monitoring; Section IV. Image Acquisition and Evaluation; Chapter 11. Technical Factors and Image Quality; Chapter 12. Image Processing and Quality Assurance; Chapter 13. Image Evaluation; Section V. Equipment Operation and Quality Control; Chapter 14. Radiographic and Fluoroscopic Equipment; Chapter 15. Standards of Performance and EquipmentEvaluation; Chapter 16. Practice Test; Index

Author Profile

D.A. Saia, MA, RT(R) (M) is Director of the Radiography Program at Stamford Hospital (Stamford, CT). She has been teaching radiography for more than 35 years.

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