By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to:  

  • Identify characteristics that differentiate ionizing from non-ionizing radiation. 
  • Describe several applications of clinical medical ultrasound. 
  • Define terms commonly used in ultrasound. 
  • Define the term "sound" and discuss the principles of sound. 
  • Explain the factors that contribute to the production of an ultrasound image.

Target Audience

The course objectives specifically target radiologic technologists.