Reading Chest X-rays for 5 PDAs

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This course previously offered by Acu-free and written by the late Dr. Holmes Kaikobad is approved by the NCCAOM for 5 Credits.

Fully Illustrated color workbook. “Reading Chest X-Rays” – we discuss how to prepare to read an x-ray, how to read multiple plates in a serial order, x-ray IDs, corelating x-rays with history, projection radiography terminology, the 3 planes of the body, the 3 steps to reading an x-ray: 1. Preliminary details, 2. Initial orientation, 3. Detailed observation. Also, the airway, diaphragm, lung fields on an x-ray, how to orient a chest x-ray as right or left and on ID markings, concentrating on the main area of interest on an x-ray plate, which anatomical structures an x-ray can show, and which abnormal conditions are indicated on a chest x-ray. Limitations of x-rays, examples of x-rays of specific clinical conditions, comparative plates of pneumonia to a normal chest x-ray, how to read a normal chest x-ray, the role of the computer in dealing with x-rays.

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Study the Workbook, answer the Quiz and email your answers to us at, and we will email you the Certificate the same day.