CT Angiography

2 CE Credits


A continuing education course that addresses CT angiography protocols and applications for the head, neck, chest, abdomen, pelvis, and extremities procedures

Course Overview

5 Modules
ASRT

Course description

Expiry date: June 1, 2023


CT angiography is an interactive online CE course designed for technologists who have a firm foundation in and understanding of the principles of digital X-ray. This course will cover the protocols and applications of CT for various vascular examinations, along with providing users with a refresher in relevant anatomy for the vascular system. More specifically, the course will address CT angiography protocols and applications for the head, neck, chest, abdomen, pelvis, and extremities procedures.

This course is suitable for technologists cross-training into CT.

Approved by the ASRT (American Society of Radiologic Technologists) for 2 Category A CE Credits
Subscription duration: one year from purchase date
Voiceover available
Downloadable transcript available
Meets the CE requirements of the following states: California, Texas, Florida, Kentucky, Massachusetts, and New Mexico
Meets ARRT® CE reporting requirements
Accepted by the NMTCB®
Hassle-free 30-day full refund policy*
Discipline Major content category & subcategories CE Credits provided
CT-2017 Patient Care
Patient Interactions and Management 0.25
CT-2022 Patient Care
Patient Interactions and Management 0.25
CT-2017 Procedures
Head, Spine and Musculoskeletal 0.50
Neck and Chest 0.75
Abdomen and Pelvis 0.50
CT-2022 Procedures
Head, Spine and Musculoskeletal 0.50
Neck and Chest 0.75
Abdomen and Pelvis 0.50
Section 1: 2021 Technology
Introduction
CT scanner models and spectral imaging
Subtraction computed tomography (SCT)
Artifact reduction techniques
Conclusion
Section 2: Patient Preparation
Patient installation findings and issues
Best practices
The importance of centering
Demonstration with a clinical case
Knowledge of iodine products and recommendations 
Specificities of pregnant women
Section 3: CTA Head and Neck
Brain (arterial and venous)
Supra aortic trunk
Section 4: CTA Chest, Abdomen and Pelvis
Chest (aorta and pulmonary arteries)
Abdomen (arterial and portal)
Section 5: CT Angiography of Extremities
Arterial vascular study of upper extremities
Arterial vascular study of lower extremities