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29-2099.01 - Neurodiagnostic Technologists Bright Outlook

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Adjust equipment to optimize viewing of the nervous system.

29-2034.00 Radiologic Technologists and Technicians   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • Operate or oversee operation of radiologic or magnetic imaging equipment to produce images of the body for diagnostic purposes.
  • 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.
  • Operate mobile x-ray equipment in operating room, emergency room, or at patient's bedside.
  • Perform procedures, such as linear tomography, mammography, sonograms, joint and cyst aspirations, routine contrast studies, routine fluoroscopy, or examinations of the head, trunk, or extremities under supervision of physician.
  • Operate fluoroscope to aid physician to view and guide wire or catheter through blood vessels to area of interest.
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.
  • Operate ultrasound equipment to produce and record images of the motion, shape, and composition of blood, organs, tissues, or bodily masses, such as fluid accumulations.
  • Record and store suitable images, using camera unit connected to the ultrasound equipment.
  • Load and unload film cassettes used to record images from procedures.
29-2036.00 Medical Dosimetrists Bright Outlook
  • Create and transfer reference images and localization markers for treatment delivery using image guided radiation therapy.
  • Identify and outline bodily structures using imaging procedures, such as x-ray, magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, or positron emission tomography.
  • Plan the use of beam modifying devices, such as compensators, shields, and wedge filters to ensure safe and effective delivery of radiation treatment.
  • Supervise or perform simulations for tumor localizations using imaging methods such as magnetic resonance imaging, computed tomography, or positron emission tomography scans.
29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Adjust equipment and controls according to physicians' orders or established protocol.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment to produce contrast enhanced radiographs of heart and cardiovascular system.
  • Activate fluoroscope and camera to produce images used to guide catheter through cardiovascular system.
29-2035.00 Magnetic Resonance Imaging Technologists Bright Outlook
  • Operate magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners.
  • Operate optical systems to capture dynamic magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) images, such as functional brain imaging, real-time organ motion tracking, or musculoskeletal anatomy and trajectory visualization.
  • Place and secure small, portable magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) scanners on body part to be imaged, such as arm, leg, or head.

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