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  • Attach electrodes to the patients' chests, arms, and legs, connect electrodes to leads from the electrocardiogram (EKG) machine, and operate the EKG machine to obtain a reading.
  • Adjust equipment and controls according to physicians' orders or established protocol.
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  • Set up 24-hour Holter and event monitors, scan and interpret tapes, and report results to physicians.
29-2034.00 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Position patient on examining table and set up and adjust equipment to obtain optimum view of specific body area as requested by physician.
  • Position imaging equipment and adjust controls to set exposure time and distance, according to specification of examination.
  • Set up examination rooms, ensuring that all necessary equipment is ready.
29-2032.00 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers Bright Outlook
  • Observe screen during scan to ensure that image produced is satisfactory for diagnostic purposes, making adjustments to equipment as required.
  • Select appropriate equipment settings and adjust patient positions to obtain the best sites and angles.
  • Maintain stock and supplies, preparing supplies for special examinations and ordering supplies when necessary.
29-1021.00 Dentists, General
  • Examine teeth, gums, and related tissues, using dental instruments, x-rays, or other diagnostic equipment, to evaluate dental health, diagnose diseases or abnormalities, and plan appropriate treatments.
  • Use dental air turbines, hand instruments, dental appliances, or surgical implements.
  • Remove diseased tissue, using surgical instruments.
29-9093.00 Surgical Assistants Bright Outlook
  • Maintain an unobstructed operative field, using surgical retractors, sponges, or suctioning and irrigating equipment.
  • Clamp, ligate, or cauterize blood vessels to control bleeding during surgical entry, using hemostatic clamps, suture ligatures, or electrocautery equipment.
  • Gather, arrange, or assemble instruments or supplies.

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