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Introduction to radiologic & imaging sciences & patient care / [edited by] Arlene M. Adler, MEd, RT(R), FAEIRS, Professor and Director, Radiologic Sciences Programs, Indiana University Northwest, Gary, Indiana, Richard R. Carlton, MS, RT(R)(CV), FAEIRS, Director and Associate Professor of Radiologic and Imaging Sciences, Grand Valley State University, Grand Rapids, Michigan.

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J.N. Desmarais Library 178/R 898 I565 2016 30007008901075 Circulation (3rd floor) Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780323315791 (Paper)
  • ISBN: 0323315798 (Paper)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 416 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 28 cm.
  • Edition: Sixth edition.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, Saunders, 2016.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Preceded by: Introduction to radiologic sciences and patient care / [edited by] Arlene M. Adler, Richard R. Carlton. c2012.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
pt. I. The profession of radiologic technology. Introduction to imaging and radiologic sciences / Arlene M. Adler, Richard R. Carlton -- Professional organizations / Richard R. Carlton, Arlene M. Adler -- Educational survival skills / Arlene M. Adler, Richard R. Carlton -- Critical-thinking and problem-solving strategies / Tracy Herrmann, Angie Arnold -- pt. II. Introduction to the clinical environment. Introduction to clinical education / Sarah S. Baker -- Radiology administration / Luann J. Culbreth -- Radiographic imaging / Vesna Balac -- Radiographic and fluoroscopic equipment / Randy Griswold -- Basic radiation protection and radiobiology / Thomas G. Sandridge -- Human diversity / Bettye G. Wilson -- pt. III. Patient care. Patient interactions / Bettye G. Wilson -- History taking / Richard R. Carlton, Arlene M. Adler -- Safe patient movement and handling techniques / Jan Bruckner -- Immobilization techniques / Robin Jones -- Vital signs, oxygen, chest tubes, and lines / Denise E. Moore -- Basic cardiac monitoring: the electrocardiogram / Denise E. Moore -- Infection control / Jody Ellis -- Aseptic techniques / Lynn Carlton -- Nonaseptic techniques / Lynn Carlton -- Medical emergencies / Joanne S. Greathouse -- Pharmacology / Samuel L. Gurevitz -- Principles of drug administration / Kenya Haugen -- Contrast media and introduction to radiopharmaceuticals / Norman E. Bolus, Elizabeth Cloyd -- pt. IV. Ethical and legal issues. Professional ethics / Kevin L. Rush -- Health records and health information management / Linda C. Galocy -- Medical law / Ann M. Obergfell -- Appendices. The practice standards for medical imaging and radiation therapy -- Professional organizations -- State licensing agencies -- The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Code of Ethics -- Commonly used drugs by brand and generic names -- The patient care partnership: understanding expectations, rights, and responsibilities.
Subject: Medical radiology.
Radiography > methods.
Patient Care > methods.
Professional-Patient Relations.
Technology, Radiologic.

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