Introduction to Radiologic Technology (Paperback)

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Get an introduction to the radiologic technology profession with this solid text Covering everything a beginning radiography student needs to know, Introduction to Radiologic Technology, 8th Edition lays the groundwork for a successful career. It includes coverage of the coursework required, basic learning skills, a historical perspective on radiology, and insight into key topics such as the language of medicine, digital imaging, patient care, and radiation safety. This book also includes the latest changes in the registry exam and a discussion of the radiographer's role in the practice setting and opportunities for advancement.

A clear, easy-to-read style does not assume you have prior knowledge of the subject matter. Critical thinking skills are highlighted, with four important steps to take in assessing situations and making informed decisions. Guidelines for a solid radiography career foundation discuss customer service, ethics and professionalism, and professional organizations. Thorough introduction to radiologic technology includes a concise overview of what you can expect in your coursework. Cultural diversity coverage orients you to the challenge of dealing with patients from different cultures in the medical environment. NEW Updated career advancement opportunities and newest medical terminology include just the right amount detail for new radiographers. NEW Incorporation of SI units of measurement accurately depict current practice standards.
Product Details
ISBN: 9780323643399
ISBN-10: 0323643396
Publisher: Mosby
Publication Date: April 22nd, 2019
Pages: 192
Language: English