Introduction to Radiological Response (EM110)

Description: A 30-minute introductory narrated CD-ROM course which provides the learner with the basic principals of radiation, definitions to terms commonly encountered in radiological and nuclear incidents, description of the health risks associated with radiological materials, recommendations for safeguarding personal safety during a radiological and nuclear incident and an outline for the strategies for addressing the psychological impact.  This introductory course has been designed for nurses, doctors, radiological technicians, radiation oncologists, radiation safety officers, patient care associates, technical assistants, nuclear medicine workers, EMS and mental health professionals.

Authored by Drs. Jospeh Albanese, Ph.D (Biodosimetrist) and Nicholas Daniak, MD (Chairman of Medicine, Bridgeport Hospital; Professor of Clinical Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine), CD-ROMs can be requested via: Center@ynhh.org.  This course is presently in narrated CD-ROM format and has audio, suitable for self-paced learning or facilitated to audiences (stop/start buttons for instructor-led format).

 

 


Author(s)
Developer
Name: Lynette Lines
Title: Regional Education Specialist
Organization: Yale New Haven Health
Contact
Name: Mark Schneider
Phone: 203-688-2577
Address:

1 Church Street South, 5th Floor

New Haven, CT 06510


Meta Information
Languages: English
Keywords: Radiation, Radiological
Target Capabiltities: Prevent: CBRNE Detection, Respond: Explosive Device Response Operations, Respond: On-site Incident Managment, Prevent: Law Enforcement Investigation and Intervention, Respond: WMD/Hazardous Materials Response and Decontamination
Universal Task Listing: Prevent, Protect, Respond, Recover
Cognative Domain: Knowledge, Comprehension, Application, Analyst/Investigation, Synthesis or Evaluation
Copyright Restrictions: Creative Commons - NonCommercial
Is Product...: Interoptable, Accessible
Learning Management System Compatability: Other
Added: Fri Jul 07 14:54:50 -0400 2006
Last Updated: Thu Nov 13 15:22:15 -0500 2008