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RADT 412. Pharmacology and Drug Administration

Credits: 2
Department: Radiologic Technology
Description: Basic concepts of pharmacology. Theory and practice of basic techniques of venipuncture and administation of diagnostic contrast agents and/or intravenous medications. Appropriate delivery of patient care.
Semester Offered:
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Summer
Grading Method: ABCDF

Student Learning Outcomes

1. List and explain different types of contrast media and why they are used.
2. Recognize clinical symptoms of adverse reactions to various contrast media.
3. Analyze a patient+s medical history to determine the possibility of adverse reactions.
4. Safely prepare and administer appropriate contrast agents and intravenous medications.

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