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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).

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  • Operate or oversee operation of radiologic or magnetic imaging equipment to produce images of the body for diagnostic purposes.
  • 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.
29-1212.00 Cardiologists
  • Compare measurements of heart wall thickness and chamber sizes to standards to identify abnormalities using the results of an echocardiogram.
  • Diagnose medical conditions of patients using records, reports, test results, or examination information.
  • Operate diagnostic imaging equipment to produce contrast enhanced radiographs of heart and cardiovascular system.
  • Order medical tests, such as echocardiograms, electrocardiograms, and angiograms.
29-2032.00 Diagnostic Medical Sonographers 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.
29-1217.00 Neurologists
  • 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.

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