What are the pros and cons as a Diagnostic medical sonographer?

I know the pay is great, but Is this job physically and emotionally demanding i.e stress, dealing with body fluid, sickness and death, Working long and weird hours, standing on your feet too long? Please advice. Thanks in advance.

Asked By: kitkat - 7/6/2012
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For me, the main downsides to this career are... More
Answered By: L22DMS - 7/8/2012
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Standing on your feet for a long time, but you can sit on a stool. The turn over rate is low. I know one, and he stayed in his job for many, many years. So look into how many postings you see in your city. No need to pay for a private school and can't find a job. Try and enter your zip code.
Answered By: Pooky™ - 7/6/2012
Diagnostic medical sonographers operate specialized medical equipment that gathers images of patients' internal systems and organs using sound waves. Training is available through community colleges, technical schools, hospital programs and some universities. Although the federal Bureau of Labor Statistics expects the... More
Answered By: Freefromdrama - 7/6/2012
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