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RADT 1010 - Introduction to Radiology (4)

Introduces a grouping of fundamental principles, practices, and issues common to many specializations in the health care profession. In

addition to the essential skills, students explore various delivery systems and related issues. Provides the student with an overview of

radiography and patient care. Students will be oriented to the radiographic profession as a whole. Emphasis will be placed on patient care

with consideration of both physical and psychological conditions. Introduces a grouping of fundamental principles, practices, and issues

common to many specializations in the health care profession. In addition to the essential skills, students explore various delivery systems

and related issues. Topics include: ethics, medical and legal considerations, Right to Know Law, professionalism, basic principles of radiation

protection, basic principles of exposure, equipment introduction, health care delivery systems, hospital and departmental organization,

hospital and technical college affiliation, medical emergencies, pharmacology/contrast agents, media, OR and mobile procedures patient

preparation, death and dying, body mechanics/transportation, basic life support/CPR, and patient care in radiologic sciences.

Prerequisites: Program admission

Corequisites: RADT 1030, RADT 1320

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