By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to:
- Describe the biological effects of ionizing radiation
- Review the as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA) concept
- Discuss patient factors to consider in order to reduce radiation exposure
- Discuss the use of PET in pregnancy, lactating patients, and pediatric patients.
COURSE LENGTH: 1 Hour
ACCREDITATION TYPE: SNMMI - Nuclear Technologists
CREDIT HOURS: 1