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Fall 2021 - Summer 2022 Academic Catalog 
    
Fall 2021 - Summer 2022 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RAD 224 - Radiation Protection and Biology

3 credits

The principles of radiation protection as they pertain to CT scanning and advanced imaging modalities. Content provides an overview of the principles of the interaction of radiation with living systems. Radiation effects on molecules, cells, tissues and the body as a whole are presented. Factors affecting biological response are presented, including acute and chronic effects of radiation.

Notes: This course is for Radiation Technology students only.

Pre or Corequisites: RAD 221 - Radiographic Pathology

Offered spring semester.