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AR55 Red Dot training for radiographers

Course summary

This course provides essential training for radiographers who are either new to the role, returning to practice or are taking on an A&E/MIU workload. A combination of lectures and short self-study group work is used to make this a stimulating, worthwhile training experience.

Who should attend?

Junior/newly qualified radiographers
Radiographers returning to practice
Radiographers taking on a role with an A&E/MIU workload component

Important notes

Certificate of attendance, evaluations and equipment provided.


Course duration Course CPD In-house Course
1 day(s) 7 hour(s) POA

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Aims / objectives

  • A deeper understanding of the mechanisms and radiological appearances of common and less common injuries.
  • An elementary appreciation of non-traumatic bone pathologies.

Course programme

  • Introduction  
  • A&E/MIU radiology reports versus red dot system
  • Refresher of radiological appearances of normal and abnormal bone
  • Upper limb: shoulder, elbow, wrist and hand
  • Lower limb: hip, knee, ankle and foot
  • Central skeleton: face & mandible, cervical, thoracic and lumbar spine, pelvis

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