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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