Acute Radiation Syndrome
This goal of this course is to provide information related to the care of individuals involved in an acute radiation exposure whether it is from a terrorist attack, nuclear plant mishap or accidental exposure.

Course Publication Date: March 13, 2018

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active one year unlimited membership!

Author:Denise L. Gray RN, MAS, BSN, CCM
Course No:ARS030518
Contact Hours:3.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Leadership & Case Management
Medical & Surgical Issues
Oncologic Medicine

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Learning Objectives
  • Describe radiation sickness.
  • Describe the difference between acute and chronic radiation sickness.
  • Describe the characteristics of the hematopoietic syndrome.
  • Describe the characteristics of the gastrointestinal syndrome.
  • Describe the characteristics of the cerebrovascular syndrome.
  • Describe the characteristics of the cutaneous syndrome.
  • Define the treatment for acute radiation syndrome.
  • Identify the prognosis for patients with acute radiation syndrome.


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