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Breast Imaging B - MRTY5140

Year - 2018

This unit of study examines novel methods and technologies for breast cancer detection and breast disease evaluation, e.g., tomosynthesis, phase contrast imaging, magnetic resonance imaging, ultrasound, and molecular imaging. Factors impacting on the diagnostic accuracy of readers will also be investigated such as image quality and breast density. Students will also be introduced to advanced practices in image interpretation and continuous reader assessment programs such as BREAST and PERFORMS.

Classes
Web-based. No on-campus attendance required

Assessment
Portfolio (50%) and assignment (50%)

Additional information
This unit is offered every even year.

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 2

30 Jul 2018

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Online
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 Jillian Clarke
HECS Band: 2
Courses that offer this unit

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