This 90-minute program is divided into four separate sections and reviews critical data regarding safety in the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) environment. With current information, MRI healthcare professionals are better able to ensure patient and staff safety and optimize MRI facility guidelines.
Dr. Frank G. Shellock outlines recommendations from the peer-reviewed literature and documents developed by the Food and Drug Administration, the International Society for Magnetic Resonance in Medicine, the American College of Radiology, and the Institute for Magnetic Resonance, Safety, Education and Research, and other organizations. This program reviews fundamental MRI safety protocols and meets training recommendations set by the American College of Radiology and the requirements of the Joint Commission.
Internationally respected, MRI safety researcher and educator, Dr. Frank G. Shellock developed this comprehensive, 90-minute program specifically to educate Level 2 MR Personnel as defined by the American College of Radiology. Notably, according to the ACR Guidance Document on MR Safe Practices: 2013, “it is understood that the medical director will have the necessary education and experience in MR safety to qualify as level 2 MR personnel”. Therefore, radiologists and others may use this program to obtain the necessary body of knowledge that will help them to ensure safety in the MRI environment.
After completing this course the participant should be able to:
Recognize MRI-related bioeffects and safety issues
Apply proper patient management information related to the MRI environment
Employ comprehensive screening procedures to ensure safety
Understand MRI labeling information for implants and devices
Recognize safety issues related to MRI contrast agents
This is a Pay-To-View program. Purchase is required for full program access.
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