Overview

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

  • Explain the Law of Bergonié and Tribondeau. 
  • Discuss the implications of the Law of Bergonié and Tribondeau for pediatric imaging. 
  • Describe how the concepts of as low as reasonably achievable (ALARA) are applied when imaging  children. 
  • Explain several methods that may be used to reduce radiation exposure to children. 
  • Describe several methods that may be used to immobilize the pediatric patient.

Target Audience

The target audience is radiologic technologists. Other technologists and medical personnel may also benefit from viewing this program.