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Course: ASRT Authored Courses, Bone Densitometry

Module: Bone Densitometry Basics | Module 13: DXA Scanning of the Whole Body and Body Composition

Module Description: This module identifies the indications for DXA total body composition scanning, and the elements of body and tissue composition. The applications and limitations of body composition exams are discussed, as well as methods of patient preparation and how to interpret the scan results.

Author: ASRT: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
About the author: 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.
Sponsor and/or Accreditation: American Society of Radiologic Technologists
Credits: 1.25
Price: $25.00