Computer tomography 782

Module code RAW 782
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Health Sciences
Module content

Introduction to principles of CT scan. Image acquisition, processing and image evaluation and interpretation normal as well pathological images of head, neck, thorax, abdomen and musculo-skeletal system. Application of Quality assurance including quality control and radiation safety principles for all investigations and procedures. Knowledge on Contrast media administration for all the different types of procedures and investigations. Patient care. Medico-legal aspects. Clinical application and evaluation by means of case studies.  

Module credits 20.00
NQF Level 08
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 1 discussion class per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department Radiography
Period of presentation Semester 2

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