RAD 228 - Enhanced Patient Care for Computed Tomography Imaging at Piedmont Community College

Course Description

Effective: 2014-01-01

Applies critical thinking skills including but not limited to patient assessment and care, contrast administration, and radiation safety, as related to those patients receiving Computed Tomography (CT) diagnostic/interventional imaging services.
Credits 3 hours. Lecture 3 hours per week.
3 credits

General Course Purpose

This course is designed to facilitate critical thinking skills for students during the delivery of Computed Tomography (CT) examinations for patients of all ages.

Course Prerequisites/Corequisites

The student must be American Registry of Radiologic Technologists (ARRT) certified in a primary category: Radiography, Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Therapy, or ARRT eligible.

Course Objectives

Major Topics to be Included

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