Radiation Safety Series, Part 3 (1 CR)

Summary, Part 3 of 4

  • Relevant historical tidbits about radiation
  • How procedures have changed to make x-ray safe
  • Radiation safety procedures for the patient:
    • Limitation of the primary beam (collimation)
    • Amplification of signal
    • Higher kV exposures
    • High frequency wave form
    • Compensating filters
    • Shielding:
      • Gonad: Male, Female
      • Eyes
Module 1 Radiation Safety 3
Unit 1 Radiation Safety 3
Module 2 Quiz
Unit 1 Quiz: Radiation Safety 3

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