NUM 242◊ Invitro Nuclear Medicine Principles and Procedures

2 credits

Laboratory principles for invitro/invivo studies performed in nuclear medicine. Schillings, plasma volume, red cell mass, red cell survival and sequestration and white blood cell labeling are covered. Study of physiology of blood and its components, review of laboratory equipment are presented. (formerly Invitro Nuclear Medicine Test Principles and Procedures)

Prerequisite: NUM 160◊, NUM 161◊; concurrent enrollment with NUM 260◊, NUM 261◊ and NUM 262

Lecture: 2 hours