The risks of cath lab radiation exposure and how to reduce them.
Course DetailsIn this course, you will learn:
- The sources and risks of radiation
- Strategies to protect the operator and cath lab staff
- Assuring patient safety by understanding the risks and by carefully utilizing radiation
Method and medium:
Learners participate in the interactive learning modules by correctly answering multiple choice questions dispersed throughout. Learners will be prompted to try again, if a question is answered incorrectly.
The course will open in a new tab – to exit the course, simply close that tab.
Estimated time to Complete: 40 minutes
Credit/contact hours: .5
Expiration date: March 7, 2021
Publication date: March 8, 2018
User Rating: 5/5 (3) Rating Details
Michael Ragosta III, MD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
DISCLOSURE: This individual reports no relevant financial relationships with commercial entities.