Radiography PREP Program Review and Exam Preparation, Seventh Edition / Edition 7

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"This is a must-have book for any future radiographer." -- Doody's Review Service

  • The entire radiography curriculum summarized in a concise, accessible narrative helps you understand and

    remember key concepts

  • 850+ chapter review questions, including a 200-question practice test, prepare you for the exam
  • Answers include detailed explanations to reinforce learning
  • More than 400 illustrations and clinical images
  • Written by an experienced educator and radiography program director who knows what it takes to pass
  • Essential for certification or recertification
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Editorial Reviews

Doody's Review Service
Reviewer: Ann M Irvin, R.T.R.(Froedtert Hospital)
Description: This is an extensive and comprehensive review designed to prepare student radiographers to complete the national registry exam. This edition updates the 2011 edition with the most current information on the newest technology.
Purpose: The purpose is to thoroughly prepare student radiographers in all of the areas in which they will be tested. This is a valuable, condensed version of what they will need to know to be successful in taking the boards.
Audience: The review is intended for student radiographers at the conclusion of their studies, but before taking the national exam. It is an all-around review of all the content that will be on the exam.
Features: This book is geared to the courses and studies that are required for the ARRT exam. I especially appreciate the review questions and explanations after each unit, which are informative and helpful when reviewing so much information. The other really nice feature is the practice exam at the end, which gives students a really good feel for what it will be like to take the exam.
Assessment: I thoroughly enjoy this review/prep book. This is what we recommend our student radiographers use to prepare to sit for the national registry. It is a comprehensive and complete review of all the pertinent material.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071787048
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/13/2012
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 7
  • Pages: 568
  • Sales rank: 84,534
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.70 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

D. A. Saia, MA, RT(R)(M), is Radiography Program Director at The Stamford Hospital (Stamford, Connecticut). She has been teaching radiography students for 35 years.

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Table of Contents

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