Doses and Compliance with X-Radiation in Health Care: A Radiation Safety Update

Rancho Mirage, CA US
October 12, 2017

Christopher H. Cagnon, PhD, FAAPM
Associate Professor of Health Sciences
Department of Radiological Sciences
David Geffen School of Medicine
University of California Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

Target Audience

This activity was developed for physicians including Eisenhower medical staff along with nurses and ancillary staff.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this presentation, participants should be better able to:

  • Describe contributions of medical radiation exposure- especially from CT- to the population
  • Practice the basics of X-Ray exam doses and the impact of patient size and imaging protocol
  • Implement California state requirements of dose reporting and staff licensure for users 
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 APA
  • 1.00 CA-BRN
Course opens: 
10/12/2017
Course expires: 
12/31/2018
Event starts: 
10/12/2017 - 12:00pm
Event ends: 
10/12/2017 - 1:00pm
Cost:
$0.00
Parent activity set: 
Rating: 
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Annenberg Center for Health Sciences at Eisenhower
39000 Bob Hope Drive
Rancho Mirage, CA 92270
United States

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 1.00 Attendance
  • 1.00 APA
  • 1.00 CA-BRN

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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