Course Index

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RAD 430 SPECIAL TOPICS III: MRI

This course presents the information necessary to the practice of Magnetic Resonance Imaging. The course will include information on patient care and assessment, MRI safety, physical principles, data acquisition, instrumentation, MRI contrast, artifacts, and quality control. Cross-sectional anatomy and pathology will be briefly covered. It is recommended that the student complete a cross-sectional anatomy course. The clinical component of the education is the responsibility of the student.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Prerequisites: Instructor permission.

RAD 420 IMAGING PROCEDURES IN COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY

  • Credits: 3.0

RAD 420 SPECIAL TOPICS II: MAMMOGRAPHY

This course presents the information necessary to the practice of mammography. The course, based on the guidelines of the MQSA and ARRT, will fulfill the didactic component of mammography education. This course includes breast anatomy, physiology and pathology, mammographic equipment and quality assurance, mammographic technique and image evaluation, patient education, mammographic positioning, and interventional procedures. The clinical component of the education is the responsibility of the student.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Prerequisites: Instructor permission.

RAD 415 PRINCIPLES OF MRI INSTRUMENTATION

  • Credits: 3.0

RAD 410 ADVANCED CROSS-SECTIONAL ANATOMY II

  • Credits: 3.0

RAD 320 APPLICATION AND INSTRUMENTATION IN COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY

  • Credits: 3.0

RAD 315 PRINCIPLES OF MRI PHYSICS

  • Credits: 3.0

RAD 310 ADVANCED CROSS-SECTIONAL ANATOMY I

  • Credits: 3.0

RAD 282 ADVANCED IMAGING MODALITIES

  • Credits: 2.0

RAD 280 PRINCIPLES OF COMPUTED TOMOGRAPHY (CT)

This course presents the information necessary to the practice of Computed Tomography. This course includes information on patient education, patient positioning, patient assessment, radiation protection, contrast, positioning, imaging protocols, CT physics, instrumentation, and quality control. Cross-sectional anatomy and pathology will be briefly covered.

  • Credits: 2.0
  • Prerequisites: RAD 262