Mosby's Exam Review for Computed Tomography - E-Book

Mosby's Exam Review for Computed Tomography - E-Book

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Overview

Make sure you’re prepared for the ARRT CT exam for computed tomography exam. The thoroughly updated Mosby’s Exam Review for Computed Tomography, 3rd Edition serves as both a study guide and an in-depth review. Written in outline format this easy-to-follow text covers the four content areas on the exam: patient care, safety, imaging procedures, and CT image production. Three 160-question mock exams are included in the book along with an online test bank of 700 questions that can be randomly sampled to create unlimited variations. You will never take the same test twice! For additional remediation, all questions have rationales that can be viewed in quiz mode.

  • A thorough, outline-format review covers the four content areas on the computed tomography advanced certification exam: patient care, safety, imaging procedures, and CT image production.
  • Mock exams in the book and on the Evolve website prepare students for the ARRT exam, with three 160-question mock exams in the book and 700 questions on Evolve that may be randomly accessed for an unlimited number of exam variations.
  • Online study aids allow students to bookmark questions for later study, see rationales for correct and incorrect answers, get test tips for different questions, and record and date-stamp your test scores
  • Review questions with answers help students prepare for the ARRT exam and identify areas that need additional study.
  • Rationales for correct and incorrect answers provide students with the information they need to make the most out of the Q&A sections.
  • NEW! Technological focus on reducing patient radiation exposure includes the latest dose-related guidelines.
  • NEW! Updated content reflects the latest ARRT CT exam specifications
  • NEW! 50 new CT images demonstrate need-to-know pathologies in detail
  • NEW! Thoroughly revised and updated information detail the major technological advances in the field of Computed Tomography

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780323544931
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 10/22/2017
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 240
Sales rank: 935,572
File size: 11 MB
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About the Author

Daniel DeMaio, M.Ed., R.T.(R)(CT) is well-known and respected in the radiography world. The world’s largest radiologic science association elected him to serve on its Board of Directors, and he was installed as vice Speaker of the House for the 2019-2020 term at the annual meeting of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists in Orlando, Florida, in June.
DeMaio is associate professor of radiography and radiologic technology program director in the College of Education, Nursing and Health Professions (ENHP) at the University of Hartford.
He was previously chairman of the ASRT Commission, Education Chapter chairman and delegate. In addition, he has served on the board of the Connecticut Society of Radiologic Technologists.

Table of Contents

Part I

1. Introduction 2. Review of Patient Care in CT

  • Patient Preparation
  • Assessment and Monitoring
  • IV Procedures
  • Contrast Agents
  • Radiation Safety/Dosimetry

3. Review of Imaging Procedures

  • Sectional Anatomy
  • Contrast Administration
  • Scanning Protocols/Procedures
  • Special Procedures

4. Review of Physics and Instrumentation

  • CT System Principles
  • Image Processing/Display
  • Image Quality
  • Artifacts

Part II

 Simulated Exam One  Simulated Exam Two  Simulated Exam Three

Part III

 Answer Key for Exam One  Answer Key for Exam Two  Answer Key for Exam Three

Glossary Appendix-Bibliography

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