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Hybrid Imaging B - MRTY5141

Year - 2019

This unit of study will investigate the equipment, tomographic reconstruction, image display and analysis used in current clinical molecular and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) morphological hybrid systems, e.g., PET/MRI. Techniques used to improve image quality, quantification of radiopharmaceutical bio-distribution and the reduction of radiation dose to the patient will also be included. Best practice utilisation for typical clinical presentations will be explored. Students will be introduced to imaging procedures and protocols for a range of equipment and radiopharmaceuticals. Future trends in the application of hybrid medical imaging will be investigated through a review of the current literature.

Classes
online

Assessment
online quizzes (10%), online discussion activity (30%), 2500wd essay (60%)

Additional information
This unit is offered every odd year

Details

Faculty: Health Sciences

Semester 1

25 Feb 2019

Department/School: Medical Radiation Sciences
Study Mode: Online
Census Date: 31 Mar 2019
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 Peter Kench
HECS Band: 2
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