Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences


MEDIMAGE 720 – Fundamentals of Clinical Nuclear Medicine

15 Points

Semester 2
Distance

Description


This course is not being offered in 2017

Provides a fundamental understanding of nuclear medicine technology and applications and addresses scientific principles of the modality including radioactivity, radiation detection and decay, dosimetry, and radio-pharmacy. Students will examine components of the clinical environment including equipment, laboratory procedures, bio-effects and radiation safety. In addition, students will analyse standard imaging protocols, normal and altered biodistribution and imaging appearances of the skeletal system.

Requisites


Prerequisite: nil

Additional information



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