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Radiographic Science 3 - MRTY3120

Year - 2020

This UOS is a core radiographic science subject that builds upon the knowledge of MRTY2101 and MRTY2105 with intermediate-complex imaging concepts, such as fluoroscopy, CT, MRI and interventional imaging. There is a focus on the use of various forms of contrast media that are used in radiographic examinations. Radiographic Science 3 includes cross sectional imaging, using CT and MRI images of the central nervous system, hepato-biliary and gastrointestinal systems. This UOS will also extend the students' knowledge of plain radiographic examinations (mobile and fixed units) in trauma and operating theatre scenarios, as well as involve discussion of interventional radiology concepts.

Classes
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x2 hr practical session/fortnight, 4x 1hr VERT tutorials

Assessment
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x2 hr practical session/fortnight, 4x 1hr VERT tutorials

Textbooks
K.L.Bontrager, K.L. and Lampignano, J.P. (2017) Textbook of Radiographic Positioning and Related Anatomy (9th ed.), Mosby Elsevier. Kelley, L.L and Petersen, C.M. (2018) Sectional Anatomy for Imaging Professionals (4th ed.), Mosby Elsevier.

Pre-requisites

MRTY2101 and MRTY2105

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Senior
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Mrs Susan Miller
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