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CIP 2020

Detail for CIP Code 51.0905

Title: Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist.

Definition: A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to employ radioactive and stable nuclides in diagnostic evaluations and therapeutic applications while monitoring for patient health and safety. Includes instruction in nuclear physics, health physics, instrumentation and statistics, biochemistry, immunology, radiopharmacology, radiation biology, clinical nuclear medicine, radionuclide therapy, computer applications, safety regulations, equipment operation, quality control, laboratory procedures, taking patient histories, patient evaluation and monitoring, emergency first aid, administration and record-keeping, and personnel supervision.

Action: No Substantive Changes

CIP Title or Definition Changed
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51.0905 Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist. No substantive changes 51.0905 Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist.
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