Conduct tests on pulmonary or cardiovascular systems of patients for diagnostic purposes. May conduct or assist in electrocardiograms, cardiac catheterizations, pulmonary functions, lung capacity, and similar tests. Includes vascular technologists.
ARRT Technologist (American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Technologist), Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory Technologist, Cardiac Catheterization Technician, Cardiac Technician, Cardiology Technician, Cardiopulmonary Technician, Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist, Cardiovascular Radiologic Technologist, Cardiovascular Technician, Cardiovascular Technologist (CVT), Cath Lab Radiological Technologist (Catheterization Laboratory Radiological Technologist), Computed Tomography Technologist (CTT), EEG Technician (Electroencephalogram Technician), Electrocardiogram Technician (EKG Tech), Invasive Cardiovascular Technologist, Nuclear Medicine Technologist, Perfusionist, Registered Cardiovascular Invasive Specialist (RCIS), Vascular Technologist
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