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Advanced Imaging

This course introduces students to mobile fluoroscopic procedures in the surgical setting. Emphasis will include c-arm equipment components, manipulation and operation, safety practices and working in the sterile environment. In addition, content of this course is designed to introduce imaging modalities and treatment. Topics discussed will include equipment basics, procedural preparations, types of radiations and dose differences as well indications for performance of the imaging procedures. A review of body systems previously covered as they relate to modalities will be included. This course is designed to provide students with a foundation of knowledge in preparation for scheduled observations in the clinical setting. Pathways for educational and certification requirements for modalities will be discussed. The advanced imaging content areas covered include: Surgical imaging, Nuclear medicine (NM), Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Positron Emission Tomography (PET), Sonography, Mammography, Radiation Therapy, Angiography, and Bone Densitometry. Prerequisites: RADT1128

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