2019-2020 Catalog

RTE 1513 Radiographic Procedures II

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 humerus and shoulder girdle, femur and pelvic girdle, bony thorax and axial skeleton 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 1503 and RTE 1503L

Corequisite

RTE 1513L

Classification

Occupational