2017-2018 Catalog

RTE 1503 Radiographic Procedures I

Content is designed to provide the knowledge and skills necessary to perform standard radiographic imaging procedures. Consideration is given to the evaluation of optimal diagnostic images. An in-depth discussion of radiographic procedures including abdomino-thoracic and appendicular skeleton is the focus of this course. Anatomy, patient care, and terminology are correlated with radiographic procedures and safety. Appropriate methodologies regarding patient identification, clinical profiles, nomenclature, universal precautions, and radiographic critique/quality are presented. An accompanying laboratory experience analyzing radiographic evaluation and techniques will occur.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

BSC 2085 and BSC 2085L

Corequisite

RTE 1503L

Classification

Occupational