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COURSE DESCRIPTI0N; Category I   Thorax/Abdomen

 

            Unit Goals:       The student will be able to perform examinations of:

 

                        PA and lateral routine chest

                        Decubitus chest

                        Chest – litter

                        Chest – pedi (less than 2 yo)

                        Abdomen:        routine supine

                                                acute abdomen series

                                                decubitus

Ribs

                        Sternum

                        Sterno-clavicular joints

                       

 

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:     Category II Upper Extremity

 

            Unit Goals:       The student will be able to perform examinations of:

 

                        Finger

Thumb

                        Hand

                        Bone Age

                        Wrist

                        Forearm

                        Elbow

                        Humerus

                        Shoulder – axial

                        Shoulder – y-view

                        Clavicle

                        Acromioclavicular Joints

Scapula

 

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:     Category III  Lower Extremity

 

            Unit Goals:       The student will be able to perform examinations of:

 

                        Toes

                        Calcaneous

                        Foot

Ankle

                        Tib/fib

                        Knee

Patella

                        Femur

                        Hip-Frog

                        Hip – Axial

                        Pelvis

                       

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:     Category IV   Vertebral Column

 

            Unit Goals:       The student will be able to perform examinations of:

                       

                        Cervical Vertebrae – Routine

                        Cervical Vertebrae  - Trauma

                        Thoracic Vertebrae

                        Lumbar Vertebrae

                        Sacroiliac Joints

                        Sacrum

                        Coccyx

 

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:  Category V Cranium

            Unit Goals: The student will be able to perform examinations of:

                                    Skull - Routine                         

                                    Skull – Trauma

                                    Paranasal sinuses                                 

                                    Nasal Bones

Facial Bones

                                    Zygoma

                                    Tempor-Mandibular Joints

                                    Mandible (Panorex where applicable)  

                                    Orbits

                                    MRI Orbits

                                    Shunt Series

                                    Soft tissue neck

 

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:  Category VI  Contrast Studies

 

            Unit Goals:  The student will be able to perform examinations of:

                                   

Barium Swallow

                                    Rehab/ Cookie Swallow

                                    Upper GI

                                    Small Bowel

                                    Barium Enema with and without Air Contrast

                                    Pedi GI or BE

                                    IVP

                                    GB

                                    Percutaneous Study

                                    VCUG

                                    ERCP


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COURSE DESCRIPTION:  Category VII  Portable / Mobile Radiography

 

            Unit Goals:  The Student will be able to perform examinations of:

 

                        Portables:

                                    Floor chest

                                    Abdomen

                                    SICU chest

                                    NICU chest

                                    NICU abdomen

                                    PICU chest

                                    Extremity (Adult or Ped)

                                   

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COURSE DESCRIPTION:  Category VIII Special Procedures

 

            Unit Goals:  The Student will be able to perform examinations of:

 

                        Myelography

                        Arthrogram 

                        Tomography (exclude IVP)

                        OR portable

                        OR C-arm

Venogram



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