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PHYS 354. Clinical Radiologic Science I

Credits: 1-16
Department: Physics
Description: Digital image acquisition and display. Pharmacology and drug administration. Radiation protection. Radiographic pathology.
Prerequisites: Acceptance into an affiliated School of Radiologic Technology.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer
Grading Method: ABCDF
Additional Information: Must be in second year of MSHS internship.

Student Learning Outcomes

1. Define and explain radiographic and anatomic terminology.
2. Summarize and apply the HIPAA regulations.
3. List and explain legal and ethical issues in radiologic technology.
4. List and explain the characteristics and sources of different types of radiation.
5. Identify and explain the purpose of all components of an imaging system.
6. Perform calculations and solve problems in radiation physics.
7. Use imaging equipment to produce images.
8. Identify and locate appropriate patient anatomy and identify and use appropriate patient positioning.
9. Select, use, and explain safe and appropriate radiographic procedures.
10. List, explain, and apply the principles of radiation protection.

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