2021-2022 Catalog 
    
    Sep 23, 2021  
2021-2022 Catalog

RDT 155 - Positioning and Clinical I (4 Credits)


This course is a continuation of RDT 105 . It focuses on the proximal upper extremity, lower extremity and pelvic girdle radiographic exams. The clinical practicum component of the course provides students with practical experience in the functioning of the radiology department. Included are equipment manipulation, basic exposure technique selection, imaging acquisition factors and the development of fundamental patient care skills in diagnostic radiography. This course represents the beginning of the clinical competency program. Lecture Hours: 26. Laboratory Hours: 39. Clinical Hours: 208. Prerequisite(s): RDT 101  and RDT 105  with grades of “C” or better or permission of the department head. Course Fee: $80. Materials Fee: $20. Insurance Fee: $18. Usually offered in the fall.