Course Details

RADT 085 Fluoroscopy and Radiation Safety

2.5 hours lecture, 2.5 units
Grade Only

Description: This is an advanced course in fluoroscopy and radiation protection for radiologic technology students. Topics include California state-approved curriculum to satisfy the didactic educational requirements for a California fluoroscopy permit. A minimum of forty (40) hours of lecture will include topics such as fluoroscopy regulations and radiation safety, fluoroscopic equipment, image intensifiers, closed-circuit equipment, image recording and image recording equipment, special fluoroscopic equipment, mobile image intensified units, anatomy and physiology of the eye and three-dimensional and radiologic anatomy.