Skeletal system: Procedures and techniques for: positioning, patient care, selection of technique factors, radiation protection, pathological conditions and film evaluation. Problem-solving. Execution of radiographic examinations and procedures. Trauma. Alternative imaging and film principles and procedures. Apparatus. Radiation protection. Radiographic procedures: Execution of radiographic examinations and procedures, selection of technique factors, radiation protection, problem-solving, pathological conditions and film evaluation for neonatal and mobile unit procedures. Orthopaedic theatre procedures. Soft tissue contrast media examinations. Applied nursing sciences. Research principles Practical implementation: Compilation of a portfolio. Theoretical and practical tuition are used to integrate science and clinical radiography.
RAN 100, RFI 110, FSG 161, FSG 162, RAW 185, RAW 186, MTL 180
3 discussion classes per week, 1 lecture per week, Community Engagement
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Period of presentation
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