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RAD 210 - Radiology Procedures 1

Credits: 6
Lecture Contact Hours: 3
Lab Contact Hours: 4
Description: This course introduces radiographic procedures consisting of positioning, projections, views, motion control, accessory equipment and patient considerations. It is an introduction to image analysis, technique, applications, and critique of images applied in classroom and lab settings. Image production, procedures and radiographic anatomy of chest, abdomen, upper extremity, shoulder and pelvic girdle are covered. Through the image evaluation component, students learn to identify radiographic anatomy, evaluate diagnostic quality, identify images that are of poor radiographic quality, as well as determine the appropriate corrective action for unacceptable images.

Prerequisites: RAD 110  with a minimum grade of 3.0. RAD 115  with a minimum grade of 3.0. RAD 200  with a minimum grade of 3.0.
Corequisites: RAD 215 
Recommended: None.

Course Category: Occupational
This Course is Typically Offered: Fall Only
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Students who already have this knowledge or certification may qualify for prior learning credit.

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