Jun 14, 2024  
2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
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AHXR 116 - Radiographic Principles II

Credit(s): 4

Prerequisite(s): AHXR 115 , instructor’s consent.
This course is a continuation of AHXR 115  in learning about imaging equipment operation. It focuses on the physics and function of tomographic, fluoroscopic and mobile x-ray units. Introduction to conventional versus digital imaging equipment is also presented. (Spring Semester)

Course Learning Outcomes: Upon completion of the course, students will be able to
  • Operate tomography and fluoroscopy tubes with full comprehension of function.
  • Adjust techniques to produce optimal radiographic images, minimize patient exposure, and preserve equipment.
  • Process and alter digital images that are based on algorithms.

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