MEA V258 Diagnostic Imaging in Medical Offices (N)

This course provides an overview of radiologic imaging including radiography, MRI, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, nuclear medicine, and CT. Students receive instruction on patient preparation, safety procedures, and information for each of the diagnostic modalities. Subject covered include fundamentals of x-ray production, basic knowledge of the equipment used in radiography, radiation protection, film handling, film processing and the basic positioning of the chest; and extremities and spine radiography.

30 hours



Pre/corequisite: MEA V234