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10 terms
Radiologic Technology
Abdominal Muscles - Soft Tissue Landmark
AP Abdomen (KUB)
Digestive Tract
Stomach and Small Intestine (in order)
Diaphragm, right and left psoas muscles (which are only visib…
Plain film - no contrast... Demonstrates borders of diaphragm, r…
Oral cavity... Pharynx... Esophagus... Stomach... Small intestine... Large i…
Duodenum ~ shortest and widest... Jejunum ~ 2/5 of small intesti…
Abdominal Muscles - Soft Tissue Landmark
Diaphragm, right and left psoas muscles (which are only visib…
AP Abdomen (KUB)
Plain film - no contrast... Demonstrates borders of diaphragm, r…
151 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology Final
UGI
IVP/IVU
myelogram
CXR
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
X-ray of the spinal chord
chest x-ray
UGI
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
IVP/IVU
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
104 terms
Radiologic technology
Radiologic physics
1/10 nano meter (0.1 nanometer)
Temperature
Inertia
The branch of physics pertaining to the origin, nature nd beh…
One angstrom is equivalent to.
The average energy of motion of the molecules of a substance…
The tendency of a body to rest to remain at rest and the tend…
Radiologic physics
The branch of physics pertaining to the origin, nature nd beh…
1/10 nano meter (0.1 nanometer)
One angstrom is equivalent to.
16 terms
Radiologic technology
Pioneers of radiology
Isaac Newton
Benjamin Franklin
Michael Faraday
-Isaac Newton... -Benjamin Franklin ... -Michael Faraday ... -William…
built and improved the static generator
electricity
electromagnetic induction led to better generators and transf…
Pioneers of radiology
-Isaac Newton... -Benjamin Franklin ... -Michael Faraday ... -William…
Isaac Newton
built and improved the static generator
13 terms
Radiologic technology
Radiologic technology
Radiologic technologist
Radiologist
ARRT
the technical science that deals with the use of x-rays or ra…
general term applied to persons qualified to use x-rays or ra…
physician who specializes in the use of x-rays and other form…
is the credentialing organization for medical imaging, interv…
Radiologic technology
the technical science that deals with the use of x-rays or ra…
Radiologic technologist
general term applied to persons qualified to use x-rays or ra…
129 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology Final
UGI
IVP/IVU
myelogram
CXR
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
X-ray of the spinal chord
chest x-ray
UGI
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
IVP/IVU
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
151 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology Final
UGI
IVP/IVU
myelogram
CXR
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
X-ray of the spinal chord
chest x-ray
UGI
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
IVP/IVU
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
144 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology Final
UGI
IVP/IVU
myelogram
CXR
Upper Gastrointestinal Series. uses Barium
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram iodine
X-ray of the spinal chord using iodine
chest x-ray
UGI
Upper Gastrointestinal Series. uses Barium
IVP/IVU
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram iodine
20 terms
Radiologic Technology: Geometric Properties
Recorded detail
Geometric unsharpness
Resolution
Spatial resolution
The distinctness or sharpness of the structurall lines that m…
a result of the relationship among the size of the focal spot…
the ability of the imaging system to resolve or distinguish b…
refers to the smallest detail that can be detected in an image.
Recorded detail
The distinctness or sharpness of the structurall lines that m…
Geometric unsharpness
a result of the relationship among the size of the focal spot…
47 terms
Radiologic Technology: image quality
Radiographic density
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
A radiograph that has insufficient den…
A radiograph that is too dark has ( In…
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
Light.
Excessive.
Radiographic density
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
51 terms
Radiologic Technology - Test 1
Outside Customers
Inside Customers
Moments of truth
Customer Service Cycle
Patients who come to the radiology department from outside th…
Patients who come to the radiology department from inside the…
Times in which a patient forms an opinion concerning the qual…
Patient's entire care experience, including any interaction t…
Outside Customers
Patients who come to the radiology department from outside th…
Inside Customers
Patients who come to the radiology department from inside the…
51 terms
Radiologic Technology: Test 4
Allied Health
Certification
Equated scores
Registration
Group of specialized and highly technical health care workers…
Guarantee of qualifications indicated by the issuance of a ce…
Art of taking into account the test-item difficulty and abili…
Passing the ARRT exam
Allied Health
Group of specialized and highly technical health care workers…
Certification
Guarantee of qualifications indicated by the issuance of a ce…
104 terms
Radiologic Technology Midterm
What organization stipulates standards…
How should you speak to a patient who…
Conflict resolution should always begi…
When dealing with inside and outside c…
The joint commission
Slowly, so they can understand you
listening and empathizing
Smile
What organization stipulates standards…
The joint commission
How should you speak to a patient who…
Slowly, so they can understand you
26 terms
Intro to radiologic technology1124
German physicist who discovered x-rays
Date x-rays were discovered
Length of first x-ray n of what?
President of CCMC
Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen
Nov. 8, 1895
15mins of wives hand
Patrick Gavin
German physicist who discovered x-rays
Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen
Date x-rays were discovered
Nov. 8, 1895
151 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology Final
UGI
IVP/IVU
myelogram
CXR
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
X-ray of the spinal chord
chest x-ray
UGI
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
IVP/IVU
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
21 terms
Introduction to Radiologic Technology Chapter 5
Evangelista Torricelli
William Gilbert
Benjamin Franklin
Michael Faraday
produced first recognized vacuum
electricity and magnetism... noted for inventing a primitive mic…
conduced many electrical experiments
induced an electric current by moving a magnet in and out of…
Evangelista Torricelli
produced first recognized vacuum
William Gilbert
electricity and magnetism... noted for inventing a primitive mic…
144 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology Final
UGI
IVP/IVU
myelogram
CXR
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
X-ray of the spinal chord
chest x-ray
UGI
Upper Gastrointestinal Series
IVP/IVU
Intravenous Pyelogram/Urethrogram
40 terms
Radiologic technology vocab 2
Maudlin
Solicitous
Cognitive learning
Affective learning
Tearful often Weekly emotional effusively or foolish Sentimen…
Full of fears concern anxiously willing manifesting or expres…
intellectual process by which know knowledge is gained throug…
Related to a individuals feelings and emotions such as joy ,s…
Maudlin
Tearful often Weekly emotional effusively or foolish Sentimen…
Solicitous
Full of fears concern anxiously willing manifesting or expres…
92 terms
Medical Radiologic Technology Notes
Mas
Radiation concepts
Kvp
Attenuation
Controls quantity of X-rays ... 2 x mas = 2 x radiation intensit…
mass - quantity of matter contained in an object ... Ion - Atom…
Controls quality, (energy of X-rays) ... 15% rule ... 15% more (X1.…
Reduction of the number of xray photons in a beam through abs…
Mas
Controls quantity of X-rays ... 2 x mas = 2 x radiation intensit…
Radiation concepts
mass - quantity of matter contained in an object ... Ion - Atom…
23 terms
History of radiologic technology
mortality
top u.s. causes of death
top u.s. causes of death by age
Morbidity
death rate
cancer, heat disease, cebrovascular disease
1-44: Trauma (accidental death), 45-64: Cancer, 65+, Heart Di…
occurence of disease
mortality
death rate
top u.s. causes of death
cancer, heat disease, cebrovascular disease
26 terms
Radiologic technology Image quality
4 components of image quality
density
Anatomic Density
Optical Density
density, contrast, detail, distoration
the overall darkening of an image, controlled by mAs
Body part/object being x-rayed... Atomic #... Thickness of part
also refered to as x-ray output. Amount of x-ray photons reac…
4 components of image quality
density, contrast, detail, distoration
density
the overall darkening of an image, controlled by mAs
37 terms
Chapter 8 Introduction to Radiologic Technology
Are x-rays stored?
Do x-rays come from radioactive sources?
What are the two components of the x-r…
What is needed to create x-rays?
No
No
Anode & Cathode
1. Source of electrons... 2. Means to accelerate the electrons... 3…
Are x-rays stored?
No
Do x-rays come from radioactive sources?
No
34 terms
Introduction to Radiologic Technology Chapter 4
Andreas Versalius
Paracelsus
Hippocrates
Isaac Newton
Father of Anatomy
Father of Pharmacology
Father of Medicine
discovered gravity
Andreas Versalius
Father of Anatomy
Paracelsus
Father of Pharmacology
Radiologic Technology Board Review
Therapeutic radiology equipment operat…
Fleming's hand rules are based on ____…
The exposure switch on an x-ray machin…
A rectifier converts energies that are…
higher
current
initiate exposure
AC to DC
Therapeutic radiology equipment operat…
higher
Fleming's hand rules are based on ____…
current
31 terms
Introduction to Radiologic Technology
Name German Physicist responsible for…
date the x-rays were discovered
What was the appropriate length of tim…
President and CEO of Crozer Keystone H…
Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen
November 8, 1895
15 minutes/wifes hand
Joan Richards
Name German Physicist responsible for…
Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen
date the x-rays were discovered
November 8, 1895
209 terms
Fundamentals of Radiologic Technology Final
friends and relatives
the PT and the family
quality of care
courtesy of staff and availability of…
the primary source used by PTs to obtain information about ph…
when choosing a hospital for care, who is primarily making th…
when in need of additional care, what is the main reason PTs…
selecting a hospital is primarily based on what factors
friends and relatives
the primary source used by PTs to obtain information about ph…
the PT and the family
when choosing a hospital for care, who is primarily making th…
51 terms
RADIOLOGIC TECHNOLOGY TEST 1
outside customer
events
moments of truth
customer service cycle
people from outside the hospital such as patients and their f…
having the examination preformed
the point which the patient forms perceptions about the quali…
patients total experience while at the facility or over the p…
outside customer
people from outside the hospital such as patients and their f…
events
having the examination preformed
20 terms
Radiologic Technology Test 1
Evangelista Torricelli
Otto van Guericke, Robert Boyle, and H…
William Gilbert
Robert Boyle
Barometer
Vacuum
Electricity and magnetism
Experimented with electricity
Evangelista Torricelli
Barometer
Otto van Guericke, Robert Boyle, and H…
Vacuum
25 terms
Sepcs in Radiologic Technology
Radiation therapy
LinAc
Radiation oncology
Neoadjuvant
Medical use of ionizing radiation, generally as a part of can…
Instrument used for radiation therapy
Specially concerned with prescribing radiation. Intention: cu…
Given before surgery; involved in shrinking the cell to preve…
Radiation therapy
Medical use of ionizing radiation, generally as a part of can…
LinAc
Instrument used for radiation therapy
27 terms
Radiologic Technology QA-QC
A PBL controls this
This test will evaluate screen-film co…
As mAs increases, exposure will increa…
Ensuring that the equipment utilized i…
Collimation
Wire mesh test.
Exposure linearity. Advance 2 spaces.
Quality Control.
A PBL controls this
Collimation
This test will evaluate screen-film co…
Wire mesh test.
36 terms
Radiologic Technology Program Suffixes
-ic... -ac... -al... -ar
-algia... Neuralgia
-cele... Rectocele
-oma... Lymphoma
pertaining to
pain
hernia, protrusion, swelling
tumor
-ic... -ac... -al... -ar
pertaining to
-algia... Neuralgia
pain
37 terms
Introduction to radiologic technology exam 1
Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen
November 8, 1895
Benjamin Franklin
Michael Faraday
German physicist credited with discovering x-rays
Date that x-rays were discovered
Experimented with electricity- invented the lightening rod
Discovered the first method of generating electricity by mean…
Wilhelm Conrad Roentgen
German physicist credited with discovering x-rays
November 8, 1895
Date that x-rays were discovered
120 terms
Introduction to Radiologic Technology
William Watson
Michael Faraday
William Goodspeed
William Crooks
Demonstrate electrical current
Induced electricity with magnet passing magnetic field of coi…
Experimented with cathode rays and the different energies the…
Created a vacuum tube
William Watson
Demonstrate electrical current
Michael Faraday
Induced electricity with magnet passing magnetic field of coi…
47 terms
Radiologic Technology: image quality
Radiographic density
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
A radiograph that has insufficient den…
A radiograph that is too dark has ( In…
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
Light.
Excessive.
Radiographic density
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
31 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology - Exam 1
Identify who discovered x-rays in addi…
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Michael Faraday (1791-1867)
William Watson (1715-1787)
Dr. William Conrad Roetgen, November 8th, 1895. Painted an "A…
Discovered electricity and invented the lightning rod.
Discovered the 1st method of generating electricity by passin…
Demonstrated the electrical current.
Identify who discovered x-rays in addi…
Dr. William Conrad Roetgen, November 8th, 1895. Painted an "A…
Benjamin Franklin (1706-1790)
Discovered electricity and invented the lightning rod.
28 terms
Radiologic technology: Scatter Control
Refers to a device that changes the sh…
Is interchangeably and they refer to a…
is a flat piece of lead (diaphragm) th…
is essentially an aperture diaphragm t…
Beam restricting device
Beam Restriction/Collimation
Aperture diaphragm
Cone/cylinder
Refers to a device that changes the sh…
Beam restricting device
Is interchangeably and they refer to a…
Beam Restriction/Collimation
47 terms
Radiologic Technology: image quality
Radiographic density
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
A radiograph that has insufficient den…
A radiograph that is too dark has ( In…
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
Light.
Excessive.
Radiographic density
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
60 terms
Intro to Radiology Technology
what three aspects of physical science…
William Crooke
Johann Wilhelm Hittorf
William Goodspeed
Electricity, Vacuums, and Image recording materials.
Crooke's tube
Cathode rays
produced the first radiograph
what three aspects of physical science…
Electricity, Vacuums, and Image recording materials.
William Crooke
Crooke's tube
47 terms
Radiologic Technology: image quality
Radiographic density
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
A radiograph that has insufficient den…
A radiograph that is too dark has ( In…
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
Light.
Excessive.
Radiographic density
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
47 terms
Radiologic Technology: image quality
Radiographic density
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
A radiograph that has insufficient den…
A radiograph that is too dark has ( In…
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
Light.
Excessive.
Radiographic density
Is the amount of overall blackness produced on the image afte…
What do we (Rad Techs) evaluate on the…
We assess the image for both its visibility of recorded detai…
8 terms
Introduction to Radiologic Technology
How many tries do you have to pass a s…
Can skills tests be made up?
what is an Essential Qualification?
Percent needed to pass?
3
No-a missed skills test is considered a failed attempt
basic requirements necessary to be able to perform the job of…
75%
How many tries do you have to pass a s…
3
Can skills tests be made up?
No-a missed skills test is considered a failed attempt
28 terms
Founding of Radiologic Technology (2)
1973-1974
1974-1975
1975-1976
1976-1977
Fusion of 3 organizations into one society (PART, inc. )
Jose L. Cervants, RRT, President
Santos P. Ragaza, RRT, president
Alfonso L. Abrigo, RRT, president
1973-1974
Fusion of 3 organizations into one society (PART, inc. )
1974-1975
Jose L. Cervants, RRT, President
21 terms
Founding of radiologic technology (1)
Radiologist
Dr. Paterno Chikiamco, Dr. Ramon Pater…
Felipe Somerra
Philippine General Hospital
A lisenced physician who specializes in the diagnosis or trea…
Name the magnificent 7 (first radiologists)
He is a nurse at PGH who was assigned at the Division of Nurs…
PGH
Radiologist
A lisenced physician who specializes in the diagnosis or trea…
Dr. Paterno Chikiamco, Dr. Ramon Pater…
Name the magnificent 7 (first radiologists)
8 terms
RAD 101 Radiologic Technology
Radiography
Radiation Therapy
Nuclear Medicine
What type of way Nuclear medicine give…
Diagnosing Disease;
Not used to diagnose Disease
Radioactive Materials
Intravenous (Veins) ,Intramuscular (muscle), subcutaneous (ap…
Radiography
Diagnosing Disease;
Radiation Therapy
Not used to diagnose Disease
37 terms
Chapter 8 Introduction to Radiologic Technology
Are x-rays stored?
Do x-rays come from radioactive sources?
What are the two components of the x-r…
What is needed to create x-rays?
No
No
Anode & Cathode
1. Source of electrons... 2. Means to accelerate the electrons... 3…
Are x-rays stored?
No
Do x-rays come from radioactive sources?
No
18 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology - Ch. 6 - Radiology Administration
Hospitals
Mission statement
Board of Directors
President of Chief Executive Officer (…
Community within a community
Defines purpose of existence; provides guidance
People appointed by a governing board
Appointed by board of directors, reports to board of directors
Hospitals
Community within a community
Mission statement
Defines purpose of existence; provides guidance
21 terms
Chapter 5 - Introduction to Radiologic Technology
Evangelista Torricelli
William Gilbert
Benjamin Franklin
Michael Faraday
produced first recognized vacuum
electricity and magnetism... noted for inventing a primitive mic…
conduced many electrical experiments
induced an electric current by moving a magnet in and out of…
Evangelista Torricelli
produced first recognized vacuum
William Gilbert
electricity and magnetism... noted for inventing a primitive mic…
52 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology: Test 3
Body Mechanics
Antiseptics
Gravity Line
Vital Signs
Action of the muscles in producing body motion or posture
Substances that prevent or retard the growth of microorganisms
Imaginary vertical line that passes through the center of gra…
Blood pressure, temperature, pulse, and respiration
Body Mechanics
Action of the muscles in producing body motion or posture
Antiseptics
Substances that prevent or retard the growth of microorganisms
59 terms
Intro to Radiologic Technology Ch. 7
AIDS
ASAP
ASHD
BE
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
as soon as possible
arteriosclerotic heart disease
barium enema
AIDS
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome
ASAP
as soon as possible
Intro To Radiologic Technology Test #2
18
2
1320
20,40,40
Number of clinical sites
Number of rotations
Number of hours required
How many clinical hours are in the Fall, Spring, Summer
18
Number of clinical sites
2
Number of rotations
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