RAD Notes: A Pocket Guide to Radiographic Procedures
1 Jan 2011
F.A. Davis Company
Rebecca L. Shoener
Use this pocket guide to quickly reference radiographic patient care procedures, commonly performed radiographic exams, and radiographic image analyses in the clinical setting. It includes a table of contents, color coordinated by tab, that helps you quickly find patient care and radiographic exam information. It offers an overview of patient care skills and procedures relevant to radiology. This title includes procedures for performing common radiographic exams, organized by body section, including: Patient history questions (in Tab 1); Relevant pre-examination procedures (in Tab 1); Positioning and central ray placement; Line drawings demonstrating positioning; Technical considerations for film-screen, CR and DR imaging receptors; Film analysis; Post-examination procedures; Technique chart with suggested kVp; and, Write-on/wipe-off pages that erase clean with alcohol.