Term: Spring 2018
Subject: Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nuclear medicine instrumentation, with emphasis on planar imaging devices, computer, and quality control; introduction to SPECT camera systems. Prerequisite: MLRS 141. Co-requisite: NMT 164.
Prepares the students of nuclear medicine technology with basic patient care techniques. NMT majors only. Co-requisites: NMT 164; NMT students only; Instructor permission.
Clinical practicum designed to provide the student with an orientation to the clinical environment, with emphasis in radiation safety, patient care and communication. Prerequisite: MLRS 140. Co-requisites: MLRS 141, NMT students only.
Students participate in routine imaging procedures emphasizing patient care, positioning, and instrumentation. Prerequisites: NMT 163; Medical Radiation Science majors with Nuclear Medicine Technology concentration only. Co-requisite: NMT 174.
Designed to provide the student a comprehensive understanding of the theory and principles of nuclear medicine cardiac imaging. Prerequisites: NMT 152, NMT 163. Co-requisite: NMT 164.
Full-time clinical experience at an affiliated institution. NMT majors only. Prerequisite: NMT 263.