MI 305 Advanced Medical Imaging, 2 credits

Students explore topics of advanced diagnostic imaging and therapeutic technologies. The focus includes specialized modalities such as computer fundamentals and applications, computed radiography (digital imaging), pediatric imaging, trauma imaging, mammography, computed tomography (CT), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear imaging, positron emission tomography (PET), bone densitometry, sonography, and radiation oncology. The modalities will be presented in terms of history, indications, and procedures performed.

Prerequisite: Two semesters of college-level anatomy or professional certificate in a health science field. Spring