ASRT Authored Courses, Bone Densitometry
Bone Densitometry Basics | Module 7: Pediatric Skeletal Health Assessment
This module describes osteoporosis in pediatric patients, indications for DXA scanning in pediatrics, and disease processes that affect pediatric bone health. Items that should be included in pediatric scan reports are discussed, as well as correct terminology for reporting and common problems that affect pediatric DXA scans.
ASRT: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
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The mission of the American Society of Radiologic Technologists is to advance the medical imaging and radiation therapy profession and to enhance the quality of patient care.