Welcome to the Identifying Risks with Implants and Foreign Bodies
Have you ever found yourself in a situation where you were unsure on how to handle a situation with an implant or foreign body? Was it a BB, bullet, passive implant, active implant, etc.? This video will explain these concepts and give you more confidence in the field.
Sometimes not scanning a patient is more harmful than scanning them with an implant. As an MR safety officer, you can help provide a more accurate risk assessment so your radiologist can make a better benefit-risk assessment.
We will provide information on the most common implants and other objects found on or in our patient. It will discuss what the risks of each of these objects are and how to proceed with scanning them. You will leave this 1 hours course with more confidence in handling challenging situation in the workplace. You will be able to provide a better risk analysis for patients and give them a higher level of care.
This is a one hour video lecture that will be found in the “My Video” section of your dashboard. Upon completing this lecture, you will be redirected to an 8 question quiz on the content presented. You will have 3 attempts to pass this quiz with an 80% or better.
You will earn 1 Category A CE point for completing this course.