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Nuclear Medicine Technology Study Guide

A Technologist’s Review for Passing Board Exams

  • Andrzej Moniuszko
  • Dharmesh Patel

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Marta L. Moniuszko
    Pages 1-4
  3. Andrzej Moniuszko, Dharmesh Patel
    Pages 5-82
  4. Andrzej Moniuszko, Dharmesh Patel
    Pages 83-157
  5. Andrzej Moniuszko, Dharmesh Patel
    Pages 159-240
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 241-290

About this book

Introduction

Nuclear Medicine Technology Study Guide presents a comprehensive review of nuclear medicine principles and concepts necessary for technologists to pass board examinations. The practice questions and content follow the guidelines of the Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board (NMTCB) and American Registry of Radiological Technologists (ARRT), allowing test takers to maximize their success in passing the examinations. The book is organized by sections of increasing difficulty, with over 600 multiple-choice questions covering all areas of nuclear medicine, including radiation safety; radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals; instrumentation and quality control; patient care; and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Detailed answers and explanations to the practice questions follow. Supplementary chapters include nuclear medicine formulas, numbers, and a glossary of terms for easy access by readers. Additionally, test-taking strategies are covered.

Keywords

American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Board review Molecular imaging Nuclear Medicine Technology Certification Board Nuclear medicine technologist

Authors and affiliations

  • Andrzej Moniuszko
    • 1
  • Dharmesh Patel
    • 2
  1. 1.Elk Grove VillageUSA
  2. 2.Alexian Brothers Health SystemElk Grove VillageUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9362-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4419-9361-8
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4419-9362-5
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