DUTEC 146 Vascular Lab I • 4 Cr.


Introduces hands-on live scanning experience in the area of vascular technology. Prerequisite: Acceptance into the program or permission of program chair.


After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • 1.Demonstrate Vascular Technology sonographic scanning planes of the neck and brain. 2. Accurately identify and label basic abdominal anatomy 3. Identify standard abdominal ultrasound terms and abbreviations 4. Manipulate machine controls to optimize images (depth, gain, focus, TGC's) 5 Accurately perform Doppler flow using color, power and spectral analysis. 6. Know the ergonomic challenges of scanning and make adjustments accordingly.