RAIT 314 CT Lab • 1 Cr.

Description

This course is designed to allow the CT student an opportunity to apply lessons learned within RAIT 310 CT Instrumentation and Procedures. This course is intended to meet the degree requirements of the Technology and Nuclear medicine concentrations of the Radiation & Imaging Sciences program. Prerequisites: Admission to the Radiation & Imaging Sciences program, concurrent enrollment into RAIT 310, AND permission of the Program Chair.

Outcomes

After completing this class, students should be able to:

  • Create scan protocols for various technical expectations such as spatial, temporal, and contrast resolution
  • Modify scan protocols for patient scenarios such as trauma or pediatric
  • Predict image artifacts and recommend adjustments to prevent the artifact
  • Create retrospective reconstructed images in multiple image planes