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RAD391 Advanced Radiography 2 (8)


This subject considers the clinical applications and protocols of advanced diagnostic imaging techniques with emphasis on computer tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and interventional techniques. The application of two and three dimensional digital reconstruction and the comparative efficacy of CT and MRI techniques is covered.

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Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sessionHD/FLSchool of Biomedical Sciences

Enrolment restrictions

Enrolment in B App Sc (Medical Imaging) Conversion Course

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
explain and discuss the current applications and protocols of the imaging techniques and interventional procedures covered in the subject;
explain and discuss the efficacy interventional procedures covered in the subject;
explain and discuss the comparative efficacy and applications of CT and MRI techniques.


The subject will cover the following topics:
This subject is divided into three sections: CT scanning: Interventional radiology; MR imaging. For each section, the emphasis is on the clinical applications and protocols of the techniques, not on the technology or the physical theory on which the technology is based


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.