fluoroscopy

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fluoroscopy

examination of a person or object by means of a fluoroscope

fluoroscopy

[flu̇′räs·kə·pē]
(engineering)
Use of a fluoroscope for x-ray examination.
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Our goal is to ensure that every facility uses appropriate dose reduction techniques when performing fluoroscopic procedures, said Donald Peck, PhD, American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) representative to Image Wisely.
This has placed the radiologic technologist in the position of being the on-site expert, with technologists assuming an additional responsibility for ensuring that the fluoroscopic procedures are performed in a safe manner.
A number of technologies are available to record images created during fluoroscopic procedures.
In addition to performing fluoroscopic procedures, technologists also have been trained to place an enterostomy tube into the proximal small bowel for enteroclysis examination with an overall success rate of 92%.