Introduction to Medical Imaging


Introduction to the radiography profession and healthcare field, providing foundational knowledge of all aspects of the medical imaging profession in preparation for more advanced courses and clinical experiences. Discussion covers a variety of ethnic and cultural beliefs that may impact patient care. Topics include infection control, radiographic exposure parameters, basic radiation protection, pathology, medical/legal considerations, pharmaceuticals, and patient assessment. Fall Only.

3 Credits: 3 Lecture

RAD105, RAD109