cod. 1004896

Academic year 2018/19
2° year of course - Second semester
Academic discipline
Diagnostica per immagini e radioterapia (MED/36)
Scienze e tecniche di radiologia medica per immagini e radioterapia
Type of training activity
24 hours
of face-to-face activities
3 credits
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course unit

Integrated course unit module: MEDICAL-SURGICAL SCIENCES

Learning objectives

- Develop the skills of executive and implementing CT imaging
- Learn the terminology and basic concepts of CT imaging
- Apply knowledges and expertise in the professional context
- Read and understand articles and medical-scientific reports


General Physical and Health Physics and Equipment of the Radiology Area

Course unit content

Optimization of TC technique
- Post-processing
- Contrast media: how to administer and optimize the bolus geometry
- Neuro and body Anatomy
- Clinical implementation of imaging, Including any functional variants to the intrinsic characteristics of the patient and the individual clinical case

Full programme

- Reinforcement of prior knowledge or background
- Wide range of medical and scientific vocabulary concerning equipment, pathology, semiotics, investigation, treatment and examination of CT
- General medical and technical vocabulary related to anatomical parts and functions, training and internship, research and its exposure about CT imaging
- Implementation of CT technique in imaging
- Ability to evaluate the previous history of the patient for the optimal choice of the diagnostic protocol and post-processing
- Understanding indications and clinical cases in the field of diagnostics
- Knowledge of a broad body of specific terminology that can be used in professional activity
- Understanding clinical and technical descriptions, through articles from the best indexed journals, medical vocabulary, and comprehension exercises.
- Development of critical reading and analysis ability


Material provided by the teacher:
- Slides
- Dated Scientific papers and state-related subjects in the CT imaging
- Scientific papers dated and state-related subjects in the CT applications
- Books

Teaching methods

- Frontal lessons
- Didactis laboratories

Assessment methods and criteria

Written exam

Other information

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