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What is the branch of medicine that uses radiant energy to diagnose and treat patients


The CPT manual divides the Radiology section into subsections of Radiologic Guidance, Breast Mammography, Bone/joint studies, Diagnostice Radiology

Diagnostic Ultrasound, Radiation Oncology

What type of procedure is performed independently of, and is not immediately related to, other service


One Gray equals how many rads


The modifier used to indicate the professional component is


The two words that mean supervising the taking of the xrays and reading/reporting the results of the film are

Surpervison and interpretation

The name of the use of high frequency sound waves in an imaging process that is used to diagnose patient illness is

Diagnostic Ultrasound

The radiation oncology section of the CPT manual is divided into subsections based on the ________ of service provided to the patient


The scientific study of energy is


The scientific calculation of the radiation emitted from various radioactive sources is


Radiation tx delivery codes are based on the tx area involved and further divided based on levels of what


MeV stands

Megaelectron Volts

Radiation tx management is reported in units of _________ fractions


Nuclear Medicine uses these to image organs for dx and tx



Is the standard measure of energy used in radiation Tx


radiostopes that attach themselves to red blood cells


High frequency sound waves in an imaging process used to dx pts

Radiation Oncology includes

normal follow up care during tx, 3 months global period following completion

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