Computed Tomography for Technologists

  • Filename: computed-tomography-for-technologists.
  • ISBN: 9780781777964
  • Release Date: 2010-02-01
  • Number of pages: 182
  • Author: Lois E. Romans
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Leveraging the organization and focus on exam preparation found in the comprehensive text, this Exam Review will help any student to successfully complete the ARRT General Radiography and Computed Tomography exams. The book includes a bulleted format review of content, Registry-style questions with answers and rationales, and a mock exam following the ARRT format. The companion website offers an online testing simulation engine.

Mosby s Exam Review for Computed Tomography

  • Filename: mosby-s-exam-review-for-computed-tomography.
  • ISBN: 9780323065894
  • Release Date: 2010-04-19
  • Number of pages: 224
  • Author: Daniel N. DeMaio
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



This study tool has everything you need to prepare for the ARRT CT exam! Written in outline format, Mosby's Exam Review for Computed Tomography, 2nd Edition serves as both a study guide and an in-depth review. It covers the three content areas on the CT advanced certification examination: patient care, imaging procedures, and physics/instrumentation. Developed by Daniel N. DeMaio, BS, RT(R) (CT), the book simulates the Registry exam with three 165-question mock exams. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Review questions with answers help you prepare for the ARRT exam and identify areas that need additional study. Rationales for correct and incorrect answers provide you with the information you need to make the most out of the Q&A sections. A thorough, outline-format review covers the three content areas on the computed tomography advanced certification exam: patient care, imaging procedures, and physics/instrumentation.

Computed Tomography for Technologists Textbook and Exam Review Package

  • Filename: computed-tomography-for-technologists-textbook-and-exam-review-package.
  • ISBN: 0781778018
  • Release Date: 2010-02
  • Number of pages:
  • Author: Lois E. Romans
  • Publisher: Lww



Written by a computed tomography technologist, Computed Tomography for Technologists: A Comprehensive Text is the only comprehensive CT text geared to technologists. It is ideally suited for CT courses in radiologic technology programs and for stand-alone CT programs and offers excellent preparation for the CT certification exam administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists. Student-friendly features of the book include highlighted key terms, Key Concepts boxes, Clinical Application boxes, chapter review questions, and suggested readings. Computed Tomography for Technologists: Exam Review is intended to be used as a companion toComputed Tomography for Technologists: A Comprehensive Text. This resource offers excellent preparation for the CT certification exam administered by the American Registry of Radiologic Technologists as well as the CT portion of the general radiography exam from the ARRT. The book includes a bulleted- format review of content, Registry-style questions with answers and rationales, and a mock exam following the ARRT format. This package contains (9780781777513) Computed Tomography for Technologists: A Comprehensive Text and (9780781777964) Computed Tomography for Technologists: Exam Review.

Introduction to Computed Tomography

  • Filename: introduction-to-computed-tomography.
  • ISBN: UOM:39015033978696
  • Release Date: 1995-01-01
  • Number of pages: 108
  • Author: Lois E. Romans
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Takes technical process of CT scanning and breaks it down to digestible components. Provides technical detail essential to understanding the modality.

Introduction to Sectional Anatomy

  • Filename: introduction-to-sectional-anatomy.
  • ISBN: 0781763428
  • Release Date: 2008
  • Number of pages: 640
  • Author: Michael E. Madden
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Featuring all the latest imaging modalities—including ultrasound, MR, and PET/CT—this Second Edition text provides a solid understanding of sectional anatomy and its applications in clinical imaging. Chapters on each body region include patient CT and MR images shown in sequence through multiple planes, followed by clinical cases centered on CT, MR, ultrasound, and PET/CT images. By comparing images from different patients, readers learn to distinguish normal anatomic variations from variations that indicate disease or injury. This edition includes new clinical cases and has a new layout that makes it easier to compare images from several patients. Each chapter ends with clinical application questions.

LANGE Review Computed Tomography Examination

  • Filename: lange-review-computed-tomography-examination.
  • ISBN: 9780071847506
  • Release Date: 2016-04-22
  • Number of pages: 253
  • Author: Sharlene M. Snowdon
  • Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional



EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO ACE THE ARRT® COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY EXAM (CT) EXAM IN ONE COMPLETE PACKAGE! Written by an experienced program director who knows what it takes to excel, LANGE Review: Computed Tomography Examination is designed to boost confidence, test-taking skills, and knowledge for anyone preparing for the exam. Bolstered by nearly 500 registry-style questions with detailed answer explanations, this essential guide also includes valuable background material – covering everything from eligibility requirements to test-taking tips. You will also find two comprehensive practice exams within the text and online. It all adds up to the single-best way to increase your chance of success on the CT Exam. · A thorough review of patient care, imaging procedures, and physics and instrumentation distills core concepts on the registry exam · Chapter-ending practice questions assess your knowledge of essential concepts · Two comprehensive practice exams —in the book and online--to improve your confidence · Includes 495 registry-style questions with complete explanations for each answer · Informative introduction includes test taking tips, clinical experience requirements, content specifications, and certification eligibility requirements

MDCT

  • Filename: mdct.
  • ISBN: 8847008328
  • Release Date: 2009-11-16
  • Number of pages: 411
  • Author: Mannudeep K. Kalra
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media



"MDCT: From Protocols to Practice" tackles contemporary and topical issues in MDCT technology and applications. As an updated edition of MDCT: A Practical Approach, this volume offers new content as well as revised chapters from the previous volume. New chapters discuss important topics such as imaging of children and obese subjects, the use of contrast medium in pregnant women, coronary MDCT angiography, and PET/CT in abdominal and pelvic malignancies. Furthermore an Appendix with over 50 updated MDCT scanning protocols completes this publication. The book emphasizes the practical aspects of MDCT, making it an invaluable source of information for radiologists, residents, medical physicists, and radiology technologists in everyday clinical practice.

Cross Sectional Anatomy for Computed Tomography

  • Filename: cross-sectional-anatomy-for-computed-tomography.
  • ISBN: 9781461387824
  • Release Date: 2012-12-06
  • Number of pages: 84
  • Author: Michael L. Farkas
  • Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media



The clinical acceptance of computed anatomic cross-sections. Schematic line tomography (CT) as an integral part of our drawings are also generously used to il diagnostic armamentarium was based on its lustrate particularly complex anatomic re ability to display cross-sectional anatomy gions and help the reader obtain a correct with near anatomic precision. However, perspective on these more difficult regions. the radiologist must first be knowledgeable The book successfully presents a clear per of the complexities of normal anatomy be spective on the anatomy we see daily in fore he can truly make full use of this tech using cross-sectional imaging techniques. nology. This book will prove useful as a learning Michael Farkas has truly made our task guide for the uninitiated, and as a refer as radiologists easier. As noted in the ence for the more experienced. Either preface, the book carefully correlates rep way, it is an important contribution to our resentative CT slices with corresponding literature. Elliot K. Fishman, M.D.

The Skillful Teacher

  • Filename: the-skillful-teacher.
  • ISBN: 9781118450291
  • Release Date: 2015-03-09
  • Number of pages: 304
  • Author: Stephen D. Brookfield
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons



Energize your classrooms with these key techniques for college teaching Students say the best teachers get them excited about learning, stretch their thinking, and keep them actively involved in class. But with increasingly diverse classrooms and constantly changing technology, each semester throws up new challenges for engaging students. Discover how to keep your teaching, and your students, energized with The Skillful Teacher, a practical guide to effective techniques, approaches, and methods for today's college classrooms. Providing insights, reflections, and advice from his four decades of college teaching, Stephen Brookfield now adapts his successful methods to teaching online, working with diverse student populations, and making classrooms truly inclusive. As well as being completely revised, updated, and rewritten, this edition adds six brand new chapters on: Teaching critical thinking Using play and creativity in the classroom Teaching in teams Helping students take responsibility for learning Teaching about racism Exercising teacher power responsibly Readers will delve into what learning feels like from a student's perspective, as well as absorb the wisdom of veteran college faculty with whom the author has worked. Themes from the bestselling previous editions remain, but are revisited and expanded with the perspective of an additional decade in the classroom. This authoritative guide is now even more comprehensive to better serve teachers looking to improve. Whether you are new to the classroom or are looking to rise to new challenges, The Skillful Teacher will provide answers, expand your repertoire of techniques, and invigorate your teaching and your classrooms.

Review of Radiologic Physics

  • Filename: review-of-radiologic-physics.
  • ISBN: 9781496347374
  • Release Date: 2016-01-20
  • Number of pages: 336
  • Author: Walter Huda
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



Now revised to reflect the new, clinically-focused certification exams, Review of Radiological Physics, Fourth Edition, offers a complete review for radiology residents and radiologic technologists preparing for certification. . This new edition covers x-ray production and interactions, projection and tomographic imaging, image quality, radiobiology, radiation protection, nuclear medicine, ultrasound, and magnetic resonance – all of the important physics information you need to understand the factors that improve or degrade image quality. Each chapter is followed by 20 questions for immediate self-assessment, and two end-of-book practice exams, each with 100 additional questions, offer a comprehensive review of the full range of topics.

Fundamentals of Sectional Anatomy An Imaging Approach

  • Filename: fundamentals-of-sectional-anatomy-an-imaging-approach.
  • ISBN: 9781305176492
  • Release Date: 2014-02-11
  • Number of pages: 464
  • Author: Denise L. Lazo
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning



The second edition of Fundamentals of Sectional Anatomy: An Imaging Approach is the ideal introductory text for new radiography students, seasoned students preparing for the CT and MRI exams, or anyone interested in learning about human anatomy. Chapters address the fundamentals of sectional anatomy, starting at the vertex of the skull and descending to the symphysis pubis, with additional in-depth coverage of the vertical column, major joints of the upper and lower extremities, and separate chapters on the facial bones and sinuses. This systematic approach to the organization of the book provides students with the most complete presentation and realistic exposure to sectional anatomy available. Numerous line drawings and two complete sets of fully labeled images complement each section of the text to strengthen the learning experience, while end-of-chapter summaries and review questions challenge readers to assess their understanding of important topics. Building upon its reputation for an uncluttered presentation and clearly labeled images, this new edition presents more than 200 new MR images, dozens of CT images, and new complex illustrations—transporting this already fascinating book into the modern age of radiography. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals E Book

  • Filename: sectional-anatomy-for-imaging-professionals-e-book.
  • ISBN: 9780323277600
  • Release Date: 2013-08-07
  • Number of pages: 752
  • Author: Lorrie L. Kelley
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences



An ideal resource for the classroom or the clinical setting, Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals, 3rd Edition provides a comprehensive, easy-to-understand approach to the sectional anatomy of the entire body. Side-by-side presentations of actual diagnostic images from both MRI and CT modalities and corresponding anatomic line drawings illustrate the planes of anatomy most commonly demonstrated by diagnostic imaging. Concise descriptions detail the location and function of the anatomy, and clearly labeled images help you confidently identify anatomic structures during clinical examinations and produce the best possible diagnostic images. Side-by-side presentation of anatomy illustrations and corresponding CT and MRI images clarifies the location and structure of sectional anatomy. More than 1,500 high-quality images detail sectional anatomy for every body plane commonly imaged in the clinical setting. Pathology boxes help you connect commonly encountered pathologies to related anatomy for greater diagnostic accuracy. Anatomy summary tables provide quick access to muscle information, points of origin and insertion, and muscle function for each muscle group. Reference drawings and corresponding scanning planes accompany actual images to help you recognize the correlation between the two. NEW! 150 new scans and 30 new line drawings familiarize you with the latest 3D and vascular imaging technology. NEW! Chapter objectives help you concentrate on the most important chapter content and study more efficiently. NEW! Full labels on all scans provide greater diagnostic detail at a glance.

The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging

  • Filename: the-essential-physics-of-medical-imaging.
  • ISBN: 9781451153941
  • Release Date: 2011-12-28
  • Number of pages: 1048
  • Author: Jerrold T. Bushberg
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins



This renowned work is derived from the authors' acclaimed national review course (“Physics of Medical Imaging") at the University of California-Davis for radiology residents. The text is a guide to the fundamental principles of medical imaging physics, radiation protection and radiation biology, with complex topics presented in the clear and concise manner and style for which these authors are known. Coverage includes the production, characteristics and interactions of ionizing radiation used in medical imaging and the imaging modalities in which they are used, including radiography, mammography, fluoroscopy, computed tomography and nuclear medicine. Special attention is paid to optimizing patient dose in each of these modalities. Sections of the book address topics common to all forms of diagnostic imaging, including image quality and medical informatics as well as the non-ionizing medical imaging modalities of MRI and ultrasound. The basic science important to nuclear imaging, including the nature and production of radioactivity, internal dosimetry and radiation detection and measurement, are presented clearly and concisely. Current concepts in the fields of radiation biology and radiation protection relevant to medical imaging, and a number of helpful appendices complete this comprehensive textbook. The text is enhanced by numerous full color charts, tables, images and superb illustrations that reinforce central concepts. The book is ideal for medical imaging professionals, and teachers and students in medical physics and biomedical engineering. Radiology residents will find this text especially useful in bolstering their understanding of imaging physics and related topics prior to board exams.

Basics of PET Imaging

  • Filename: basics-of-pet-imaging.
  • ISBN: 9783319164236
  • Release Date: 2015-10-19
  • Number of pages: 282
  • Author: Gopal B. Saha
  • Publisher: Springer



The Third Edition of this classic text presents the basic concepts of PET imaging technology. Topics include basic physics of PET imaging; detectors, scanners and data collection; storage, display, and PACS; PET radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals; reimbursement for PET procedures; and performance of PET studies. This revised edition is thoroughly updated and includes information on new PET scanning detectors and PET/MRI scanners; PET/MRI data acquisition; software packages; recently developed PET radiopharmaceuticals; and new procedures for PET studies. To maximize understanding, the book includes pertinent basic science principles, equations, sample problems and practice questions. Basics of PET Imaging, Third Edition, is an ideal resource for nuclear medicine physicians, residents and technologists.

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