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What’s this course about?
Evolution of the Human Hands and Arms
Medical X-rays, Computed Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Monitoring Radiation Exposure
Exposure, Absorbed Dose, Equivalent Dose, Effective Dose, Committed Dose, Automated Dose Reporting, ACR’s Dose Index Registry, Fluoroscopy Monitoring, Limitations of Dose Monitoring,
ALARA, Safety Controls, Time, Distance, and Shielding, Radiation Protection for Radiographers, Scatter Radiation, Film Badges, Personal Dosimeters, Regulatory Limits for Occupational Exposure, Protective Apparel, Pregnant Radiographers and Radiation Workers
Avoiding Repeat Exposures, Communication, Exposure Technique Charts, Department Protocols, Filtration, Grids, Filters, and Air Gap, Screening for Pregnancy, High kVp Low mAs, Inverse Square Law, Collimation, Patient Shielding Devices , Pediatric Patients, Immobilization, Obese Patients,
Health Hazards of Radiation
Tissue Radiosensitivity, Deterministic and Acute Effects, Stochastic Effects, DNA Damage
Bone Anatomy and Physiology
Bone Marrow, Periosteum, Endosteum, Cortical Bone, Cancellous Bone, Osteoblasts, Bone Cells., Osteocytes, Osteoclasts
Fingers and Hands
Palmistry, Hand Innervation, Hand Muscles, Digits, The Thumb, Thumb Muscles, Hitchhiker’s thumb., Grips, Fingers, Index Finger, Other Fingers, Bones of the Fingers, Metacarpals , Interphalangeal Joints, Metacarpophalangeal Joints, Epiphyseal Plates,
Injuries and Pathologies of the Fingers and Hands
Bone Age Studies, Bouchard’s and Heberden’s Nodes, Osteoarthritis, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Gout , Polydactyly, Oligodactyly, Syndactyly , Brachydactyly, Mallet Finger, Fractures, Boxer’s Fracture, Ulnar Claw, Bennett Fracture, Rolando Fracture, Gamekeeper’s Thumb, Finger Joint Dislocation, Trigger Finger
Radiographic Positioning of the Fingers and Hand
Fingers Lateral, Fingers PA, Fingers PA oblique , Thumb AP , Thumb PA, Thumb Lateral, Thumb PA Oblique , Hand PA , Hand PA Oblique , Hand Lateral , Hand AP First Carpometacarpal Joint , Hand AP First Carpometacarpal Joint Burman Method , Hand AP First Carpometacarpal Joint Folio Method
Anatomical Snuff Box, Thenar Eminence, Carpals , Scaphoid, Lunate , Triquetral, Pisiform, Trapezium, Trapezoid, Capitate, Hamate, Joints, Carpometacarpal Joint, Intercarpal Articulations,
Injuries and Pathologies of the Wrist
Wristlock, Carpometacarpal Bossing, Kienbock’s Disease, Scaphoid Fracture, Preiser Disease, Hamate Fracture, Dislocation, Ganglion Cyst, Carpometacarpal Osteoarthritis, Repetitive Strain Injuries, Carpal Tunnel Syndrome, De Quervain Syndrome,
Radiographic Positions of the Wrist
Wrist PA , Wrist Lateral , Wrist Tangential Carpal Bridge, Wrist Tangential inferosuperior, Wrist AP, Wrist AP Oblique Medial rotation, Wrist PA Ulnar Deviation (Scaphoid View) , Wrist PA Radial deviation, Wrist PA Axial Stecher Method, Wrist Scaphoid PA and PA Axial Rafert-Long Method, Wrist Trapezium PA Axial Oblique Clements-Nakayama Method,
Forearm and Elbow
Forearm, Muscles in the Forearm, Blood Supply in the Forearm, Cubital Fossa, Interosseous Membrane, Annular Lgiament, TFCC, Radius, Ulna, Elbow Joint
Injuries and Pathologies of the Forearms and Elbows
Fixation, Radial Aplasia, Distal Radius Fractures, Fat Pad Sign, Greenstick Fracture, Salter–Harris Fracture, Essex-Lopresti Fracture, Nursemaid’s Elbow, Tennis Elbow, Golfer’s Elbow, Olecranon Fracture, Monteggia and Hume fractures, Galeazzi Fracture, Synovial Chondromatosis, Elbow Dislocation, Radial and Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
Radiographic Positioning of the Forearm and Elbow
Forearm AP, Forearm Lateral Lateromedial, Elbow AP, Elbow AP Oblique Medial rotation, Elbow AP Oblique Lateral rotation, Elbow Distal Humerus AP, Elbow Distal Humerus AP Acute flexion, Elbow Proximal Forearm PA Acute flexion, Elbow Radial Head Lateral Lateromedial, Elbow Distal Humerus PA Axial
Shoulder and Humerus
Shoulder Movement, Axilla, Lymph Nodes, Shoulder Muscles, Rotator Cuff, Nerves in the Arm and Shoulder, Humerus, Scapula, Clavicle,
Injuries and Pathologies of the Humerus and Shoulder
Armlock, SLAP Tear, Dislocated Shoulder, Rotator Cuff Tear, Frozen Shoulder, Humerus Fracture, Holstein–Lewis Fracture, Scapular Fracture, Clavicle Fracture
Radiographic positioning of the Humreus and Shoulder
Humerus AP, Humerus Lateral Lateromedial, Shoulder Transthoracic Lateral Lawrence Method, Shoulder Inferosuperior Axial , Shoulder Inferosuperior Clements Modification, Shoulder Superoinferior Axial, Shoulder AP Axial, Shoulder Glenoid Cavity AP Oblique Grashey Method, Scapular PA Y View Oblique RAO or LAO, Shoulder Supraspinatus Outlet Tangential Neer Method RAO or LAO, Shoulder Proximal Humerus AP Axial Stryker Notch Method, Shoulder Glenoid Cavity AP Oblique, Shoulder Glenoid Cavity AP Axial Oblique Garth Method RPO or LPO, Shoulder Tangential Intertubercular (Bicipital) Groove , Shoulder PA Teres Minor Insertion, Shoulder Subscapular Insertion AP, Shoulder Acromioclavicular AP Bilateral, Shoulder Acromioclavicular AP Axial (Zanca View), Shoulder AP Axial Projection Lordotic position, Shoulder Acromioclavicular PA Axial Oblique RAO or LAO, Shoulder Clavicle AP, Shoulder Clavicle PA , Shoulder Clavicle PA Axial, Shoulder Clavicle Tangential, Shoulder Clavicle Tangential Tarrant method, Shoulder Scapula AP, Shoulder Scapula Lateral RAO or LAO, Shoulder Scapula PA Oblique, Shoulder Coracoid Process AP Axial, Shoulder Coracoid Process Tangential Laquerriere – Pierquin Method, Shoulder Scapular Spine Tangential Prone , Shoulder Scapular Spine Tangential Upright
Other Diseases Affecting the Joints
Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis, Psoriatic Arthritis, Reactive Arthritis, Septic Arthritis, Bursitis, Adult Onset Still’s Disease, Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, Hemochromatosis, Systemic Lupus Erythematosus
This is a CE4RT original course. You will not see this course with any other provider.
ARRT* STRUCTURED EDUCATION CREDIT DISTRIBUTION FOR THIS COURSE.
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Best CE course.. very straight forward , so glad I picked this one.
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