2017-2018 Catalog

RTE 2523 Radiographic Procedures III

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 the biliary tract and upper gastrointestinal system, lower gastrointestinal system, and genitourinary system, cranium, pediatric, and trauma, mobile, and surgical radiography is the focus of this course. Anatomy, patient care, and terminology are correlated with radiographic procedures. 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

RTE 1513 and RTE 1513L

Corequisite

RTE 2523L

Classification

Occupational