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Computed Tomography A - MRTY5040

Year - 2018

This unit of study examines the clinical application of computed tomography. It covers routine examinations of the head, body, spine and extremities. The adaptation of protocols for paediatric patients is also explored, as well as the principles and clinical applications of CT angiography. Patient preparation, and oral and IV contrast safety and administration will be examined and related to current best practice.

Classes
Online

Assessment
online quiz (10%); online tutorials and discussions (50%); 2-hr online exam (40%)

Additional information
It is assumed that enrolled students will be Medical Radiation Practitioners working in the field of CT

Assumed knowledge
It is assumed that enrolled students will be Medical Radiation Practitioners working in the field of CT

Pre-requisites

MRTY5134

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Distance education
Census Date: 31 Aug 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Cumberland
More details
Unit of Study coordinator: Dr Karen Dobeli
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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