Introductory Sonography (MRTY3115)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit of study provides an introduction to the physical principles of ultrasound and the clinical applications and practice of diagnostic ultrasound in the context of medical imaging, with a focus on sonography of the abdomen, obstetrics and gynaecology, musculoskeletal and cardiovascular systems.
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Further unit of study information
30min MCQ/SAQ class test (15%), 45min mid semester MCQ/SAQ class test (20%), 2hr end semester MCQ/SAQ exam (65%)
No set textbook. Useful references are: Hagen-Ansert SL, Textbook of Diagnostic Ultrasonography, Mosby Elsevier, St Louis (2006) Hedrick WR, Starchman DE & Hykes DL, Ultrasound Physics And Instrumentation, Elsevier Mosby, St. Louis, (2005) Hofer M, Ultras
2hr practical/tutorial class/fortnight
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
Assumed knowledge: BIOS1155 , BIOS1158
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