RTE 105 Limited Scope Radiology Equipment & Imaging

3 Credit Hours • 45 Contact Hours (Lecture)

Prerequisite: MOT 125

Introduces the fundamental aspects of limited scope radiographic equipment for the ambulatory care setting, including basic understanding of physics, x-ray circuits & tube heating management, principles of exposure & image quality such as kVp, mAs , grid, scatter radiation & its controls, formulating x-ray techniques, the image receptor systems. Have a basic understanding of X-ray darkroom, film processing, radiation safety & monitoring including radiobiology.