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Patient care in radiography : with an introduction to medical imaging / Ruth Ann Ehrlich, Dawn M. Coakes.

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Location: IAHS STACKS RC78 .E48 2017
Barcode: 30731101188559
Status: Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780323353762
  • ISBN: 0323353762
  • Physical Description: vii, 502 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
  • Edition: Ninth edition.
  • Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, 2017

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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction to radiography -- Image quality factors -- Radiation effects and safety -- The healthcare delivery system -- Professional roles and behaviors -- Professional attitudes and communications -- Safety -- Infection control concepts -- Preventing disease transmission -- Response to patient's personal and physical needs -- Patient assessment -- Patient transfer -- Medication information -- Medication administration -- Emergency response -- Dealing with acute situations -- Preparation and examination of the gastrointestinal tract -- Surgical asepsis -- Contrast media and special radiographic techniques -- Bedside radiography : special conditions and environments -- Radiography in surgery -- Special imaging modalities.
Subject: Radiography, Medical.
Medical personnel and patient.
Radiography > methods.
Patient Care > methods.
Technology, Radiologic.
Professional-Patient Relations.