2021-2022 Catalog 
    
    Dec 07, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog

RDT 105 - Introduction to Positioning (3 Credits)


This course provides students with the theoretical foundations and laboratory demonstrations necessary to develop the psychomotor skills that are essential for the achievement of routine diagnostic radiographs and those requiring supplementary views for patients at any stage of the life span. This course covers the essential anatomy and positioning used for radiography of the chest, abdomen and distal upper extremity. Concepts of mobile radiography are also introduced. Lecture Hours: 26. Laboratory Hours: 39. Prerequisite(s): Permission of the department head. Course Fee: $60. Usually offered in the summer.