RAS 115◊ Imaging Production
Introduction to the fundamental theory of x-ray production and the exposure factors relating to the production and evaluation of diagnostic radiographs. Course focus is on the concepts of contrast, density, detail, and distortion and their relationship to mAs, kVp, time and distance. Integration of required math skills and evaluation of how technique changes affect the imaging processes are included.
Prerequisite: Admission to the RAS program
Lecture: 2 hours
Laboratory: 1 hour
(course fee required)