Close This Window

Chiropractic Assistant

Xray CA01

The Basics of X-Ray Technology, Terminology and Spinal X-Ray Positioning


  • Understand how x-rays are produced
  • Prepare a patient to have an x-ray examination
  • Recognize basic x-ray terminology
  • Recall patient positioning and x-ray projection terms
  • Recognize new advances in the radiology field
  • Visualize the basic positioning of the views discussed
  • Identify x-ray machine components
  • Describe particular views that make up an x-ray series
  • Recall general anatomy that will be seen on a certain view
  • Discuss the x-ray technique of the views described

Lynne Kirkutis, DC

Downloadable Course in PDF

$40.00 USD

To purchase this course, please login