Aug 17, 2022  
TCC Catalog 2020-21 
TCC Catalog 2020-21 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RTE1824 Radiographic Clinical Education III

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite(s): RTE1513 , RTE1513L  , RTE1814 .
Corequisite(s): RTE1613 , RTE2523 , RTE2523L .
Students will apply positioning skills as in previous practicum courses. Topics include positioning of chest, abdomen, upper and lower extremities, hip, pelvis, bony thorax, spine, skull and facial bones, and fluoroscopy for competencies. Intermediate-level patient care procedures, radiation protection practices, radiologic exposure principles and the use of radiographic accessories are introduced. Students must achieve a grade of at least 75% in this course to advance in the program. Additional fee. Does not count toward A.A. degree.