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Order, perform, or interpret the results of diagnostic tests, such as complete blood counts (CBCs), electrocardiograms (EKGs), and radiographs (x-rays).

29-2032.00 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers   Bright Outlook Bright Outlook  
  • 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.
  • Determine whether scope of exam should be extended, based on findings.
  • Record and store suitable images, using camera unit connected to the ultrasound equipment.
  • Load and unload film cassettes used to record images from procedures.
29-1069.04 Neurologists Bright Outlook
  • Perform or interpret the outcomes of procedures or diagnostic tests such as lumbar punctures, electroencephalography, electromyography, and nerve conduction velocity tests.
  • Order or interpret results of laboratory analyses of patients' blood or cerebrospinal fluid.
  • Diagnose neurological conditions based on interpretation of examination findings, histories, or test results.
  • Interpret the results of neuroimaging studies such as Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Single Photon Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT), and Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scans.
29-2031.00 Cardiovascular Technologists and Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Compare measurements of heart wall thickness and chamber sizes to standard norms to identify abnormalities.
  • 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
  • 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.
29-2099.06 Radiologic Technicians Bright Outlook
  • Position x-ray equipment and adjust controls to set exposure factors, such as time and distance.
  • 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.

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