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Radiographic Evaluation 2 - MRTY2106

Year - 2020

This unit of study builds upon knowledge of imaging technology, image quality and radiographic anatomy. Students will be expected to evaluate general radiographic images for quality and identify anatomical structures, injuries and diseases of the human body in planar images, including significant medical findings requiring urgent information giving. This unit of study combines an evidence based approach using research articles applied to case based learning of the axial skeleton and trunk areas

1x2hr lecture and 1x1hr practical/tutorial per week

1x2-hr exam (50%), image interpretation examinations (20%), mid-semester quiz (30%)

McQuillen and Gunn are the core source of information. Bontrager, KL and Lampignano, JP. Radiographic positioning and related anatomy. (2010) 7th Ed.Available, Health Sciences, 616.07572 80 McQuillen-Martensen, K. Radiographic Image Analysis. (2006) 3rd Ed. Available, Health Sciences, 616.07572 87 Carver, E and Carver, B. Medical imaging: techniques, reflection and evaluation. (2012) 2nd Ed. Available, Health Sciences 2 Hour, 616.0754 184 Gunn C. Bones and Joints. A guide for students. (2012) 6th Ed.

Assumed knowledge
MRTY1037 and MRTY1038




Faculty: Medicine and Health

Semester 2 Early

03 Aug 2020

Department/School: Medical Imaging Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Aug 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: John Robinson
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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