3 units 2 hours lecture, 3 hours lab Prerequisite:RTEC 109 and RTEC 124 with a minimum grade of C in prerequisite Corequisite:RTEC 217 and RTEC 244 Credit, degree applicable Transfer CSU
In this course, students will learn additional principles of radiographic positioning. Emphasis is placed on those procedures involving the cranium. Topics will include radiographic technique, anatomy, specialized equipment, patient safety, and radiation protection. Special imaging modalities and techniques will be discussed. The most common cranium pathologies will be demonstrated and identified on radiographic images.