Cardiovascular Technician – Healthcare & Nursing

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Cardiovascular Technician, Electrodes

The key terms of this Healthcare & Nursing course Cardiovascular Technician, Tissues, Electrodes.


Completed by the cardiovascular technician, a basic electrocardiograph (EKG) requires which of the following?

the attachment of electrodes to the patients chest


Technologists who use ultrasound to examine the heart chambers, valves, and vessels are referred to as which of the following?

cardiac sonographers


The technologists who assist physicians in the diagnosis of disorders affecting circulation are known as which of the following?

vascular technicians


Which technologist administers radiopharmaceuticals to patients and then monitors the characteristics and functions of tissues in which the drug localizes?

nuclear medicine technologists


Which of the following is projected to remain the principal employer of diagnostic medical sonographers?

Hospitals


Completed by the cardiovascular technician, a basic electrocardiograph (EKG) requires which of the following?

The attachment of electrodes to the patient’s chest.


Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) and computed tomography (CT) both use nonionizing radio frequencies to generate image contrast.

False


The technologists who assist physicians in the diagnosis of disorders affecting circulation are known as which of the following?

Vascular Technicians


______________ utilize a solution that the patient must drink, allowing visualization of soft tissues in the body.

Fluoroscopies


All states are mandated by the federal government to require licensure of radiologic technologists.

False


Which technologist administers radiopharmaceuticals to patients and then monitors the characteristics and functions of tissues in which the drug localizes?

Nuclear medicine technologists


Two specialty areas for nuclear medicine technologists are cardiology and obstetrics / gynecology.

False


A ______________ is a technician who is responsible for calculating the dose of radiation that is used in a cancer treatment.

Dosimetrist


During a cardiac catheterization procedure, the cardiovascular technologist is responsible for which of the following?

Monitoring the patient for signs of arrhythmia


Educational requirements for radiologic technicians

Associates degree


Educational requirements For radiologic technologist

Associates or Bachelors