Dec 09, 2023  
Fall 2022 - Summer 2023 Academic Catalog 
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RAD 207 - Special Radiographic Imaging

4 credits

This course introduces the student radiographer to special radiographic imaging procedures, equipment and the various types of contrast media. Also, a history of the origin of these studies and their medico-legal implications are discussed. Special imaging studies include: angiography, arthrography, hysterosalpingography, and mammography. Special imaging modalities, catheters, guide wires and other accessories are discussed. Students are expected to engage in individual case studies for class presentation. A written paper is required.

Prerequisites: RAD 203 Radiographic Positioning 3 , RAD 241 - Clinical Education 4  and BIOL 123 - Anatomy and Physiology 2 (and Lab)