Flashcards in Test 1 Chapters 1-4 Deck (34)
Process by which an atom loses or gains an electron
Measurement of bone density
The ability to do work
Energy transmitted through space or through a medium
Who discovered X-rays??
Wilhelm Conrad Rontgen
The nonionizing form of Radiation?
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
A form of mechanical energy?
Images recorded through sound waves?
A form of electromagnetic energy that has the ability to ionize atoms
What day did Rontgen discover X-ray?
November 8, 1895
What initials on our name badge should we have -after completing the program and testing through ARRT?
Registered Technologist (Radiography)
Must have masters degree and are responsible for entire educational program
MDs must complete what highest level of education?
Baccalaureate degree + 4 years of medical school
Process by which an agency grants recognition to an institution for a program that meets specific criteria
Voluntary process by which an agency grants recognition to an individual usually by examination
Document specifying the minimum requirements for accreditation of an educational program by JRC
State grants permission to individual to practice their profession
American Society of Radiologic Technologists
Their goals are to advance th profession. In patient care and quality, and educational guides
The ability to decrease the negative effects of stress but not eliminate them
Demand on time, energy, and resources with an element of threat
Planned positive activities to balance hassles
Physiologic response resulting from anger and fear and triggered by a real or imagined threat
Fight or flight response
The biggest thief of time is
Worrying robs ......
The best way to manage time is o practice ....
The 3 nutritional substances we need physically and mentally are:
Vitamin C, vitamin B complex, magnesium
Real life patient situations that are studied for learning purposes
Who publishes the code of ethics ?
Who publishes the practice standards??
What personality traits are essential in high quality patient care situations
Critical thinking and problem solving
Joint review committee JRC -does what?
A governing body that makes recommendations regarding accreditation of schools