2010-2011 Academic Catalog 
    
    May 06, 2021  
2010-2011 Academic Catalog [Archived Catalog]

PHTH 527 - INTRO TO DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING


Credits: One
Prerequisite: PHTH 515; PHTH 522; PHTH 525; For PT Students
This course includes the study of diagnostic and therapeutic imaging studies. This course will introduce concepts of imaging using plain film radiography, arthrography, magnetic imaging (MRI), computerized axial tomography (CAT), angiography, ultrasound, and nuclear medicine. Students will learn to understand radiographic anatomy and clinical correlation with different patient cases. Emphasis will also be placed on understanding diagnostic imaging from a primary care practitioner point of view. Diagnostic imaging cases covered will include musculoskeletal, neurologic, and cardiopulmonary conditions.