Quality Control in the Hot Lab

This tutorial, with quiz; is ideal for a Board Certified Nuclear Pharmacist wishing to earn 1 CEU credit.

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After reviewing this tutorial, participants should be able to:

1.  List the various types of impurities found in the eluate collected from the
Mo-99/Tc-99m generator and give an example of each
2.  Identify the various classes of impurities found in radiopharmaceuticals, give an example of each, and name the general test methods used to quantify them
3. Name the required QC tests for generator eluate
4. Describe in detail how QC testing is performed on the eluate and on Tc-99m radiopharmaceuticals
5. State the specifications for each of these tests and what action is required if there is a test failure
6. List the 4 QC tests performed on a dose calibrator and required frequency of performance
7. Describe how each dose calibrator test is performed, state the legal specification, and describe the action required if there is a test failure

If you have taken one of the tutorials, received a score of 80% or above, and wish to receive CE credit:

Make sure you submit all of the requested information when taking the test. It’s not necessary to send us the score sheets since we receive them electronically when you submit your answers for scoring.

Upon receipt of your submitted score sheets and payment for the tutorial(s), we will do all of the following:

1. Upload your CE Credits to the cebroker.com website so your CE Credits will appear on your cebroker account and will automatically be submitted to the Florida Board of Pharmacy.
2. Upon request, we will send a copy of the CE Credit Certificate to you via e-mail for your records.

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