To further develop the student’s knowledge and understanding of the physics and principles of operation of equipment used in Medical Imaging, Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Therapy.
Digital radiography and digital image processing: Image quality and quality assurance; Fluoroscopy; Interventional and special imaging procedures; Computed tomography; Ultrasound imaging; Nuclear medicine; Radiation therapy; Radiobiology; Radiation protection [Diagnostics and interventional].
JT Bushberg, JA Seibert, EM Leidholdt Jr, JM Boone 2012, (For all strands) The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging, 3rd, Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins
Chandra R 2004, (For Nuclear Medicine strand) Nuclear Medicine Physics: The Basics, 6, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
Khan FM 2010, (For Radiation Therapy strand) The Physics of Radiation Therapy, 4, Lippincott Williams and Wilkins
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Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.
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