Course Catalog - Virtual Continuing Medical Education

Course Description

Course Information

Course: ASRT Authored Courses, ASRT Authored Courses, Radiation Physics & Safety, Radiation Therapy

Module: Radiation Protection in Radiation Therapy

Module Description:
This module will introduce you to safety principles unique to radiation therapy, and prepare you to safely navigate the radiation therapy work environment. Steps in patient and personnel protection, major sources of radiation, and dose calculations are discussed. In addition, you will learn about beam-modifying devices, available safety equipment, and the details of the Image Gently and Image Wisely educational campaigns.
For individual use only.

This activity may be available in multiple formats or from different sponsors. ARRT regulations state that an individual may not repeat a self-learning activity for credit if it was reported in the same biennium.

Author: ASRT: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
About the author: The mission of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists is to advance the medical imaging and radiation therapy profession and to enhance the quality of patient care.
Sponsor and/or Accreditation: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
Credits: 1.50
Price: $30.00
Module Expiration Date:
3/16/2020: 12:00 AM(Eastern Time)
Study Days Available:
6 months