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Magnetic Resonance B - MRTY5053

Year - 2020

This UoS covers the application of both standard magnetic resonance (MR) imaging and MR angiography sequences, protocols, and techniques used in CNS imaging for a range of clinical applications, e.g., stroke, tumour, epilepsy, inflammation, and neurodegenerative conditions. The application of more advanced techniques used in CNS imaging, including perfusion, diffusion, fMRI, and proton spectroscopy, is explored with particular reference to the different image acquisition techniques. Learning is supported by websites and video resources together with clinical and peer-reviewed research publications to demonstrate the appropriate application of different MR sequences and modifications

Classes
Online - no on-campus attendance required.

Assessment
1 x 1hr online quiz (30%); 1 x 2000 wd essay (20%), 1 x 1.5 hr online exam (40%), Tutorial and discussion contributions (10%)

Textbooks
McRobbie, D., Moore, E., Graves, M. and Prince, M. (2007). MRI From Picture to Proton (2nd ed.), Cambridge, Cambridge University Press.

Additional information
It is expected that students will be current Medical Radiation Practitioners working in the field of MRI, at least 2 days per week.

Pre-requisites

MRTY5052

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

24 Feb 2020

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2020
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
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: Ms Sheryl Foster
HECS Band: 2
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