RAD110 Introduction to Radiographic Positioning & Technique

This course will introduce basic terminology related to radiographic positioning and technique. Students will learn placement of a patient’s body parts to obtain a radiographic image. Basic concepts of x-ray technique formation, x-ray equipment handling and an introduction to DR/CR systems will be practiced. Basic positioning for a routine chest procedure will be introduced. Upon successful course completion students will be able to apply basic practices required to perform radiographic procedures.

Prerequisites

RAD100

Corequisites

RAD105

Credit Hours: 
1.00
Catalog Code: 
RAD110