YOUR CAREER AS A DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHER
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WHAT DO DIAGNOSTIC MEDICAL SONOGRAPHERS DO?
Prepare patients for procedures by taking their medical history and answering any questions about the procedure
Prepare and maintain diagnostic imaging equipment
Operate equipment to obtain diagnostic images or to conduct tests
Review images or test results to check for quality and adequate coverage of the areas needed for diagnoses
Recognize the difference between normal and abnormal images, and identify other diagnostic information
Analyze diagnostic information to provide a summary of findings for physicians