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2020-2021 College Catalog 
2020-2021 College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

XRAY 240 Introduction to CT and Cross-Sectional Anatomy

This course provides the student with an introduction to the operation of computerized tomography (CT) scanners including: theory, physics, contrast material and protocols and an introduction to human anatomy as displayed by cross-sectional images. Students will study the sectional anatomy of the brain, spine, neck, thorax and pelvis in all body planes. These anatomical structures will be studied using computed tomography and magnetic resonance images.
Pre-requisite(s): BIOL 271 Anatomy and Physiology II  and XRAY 112 Radiographic Positioning II .
Terms Offered: Spring
Offered Distance Learning: Yes
Credits: 3
Contact Hours:
Lecture: 3