Dec 05, 2021  
TCC Catalog 2021-2022 
TCC Catalog 2021-2022

RTE1503 Radiographic Positioning I

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite(s): admission to the program.
Corequisite(s):  ,  ,  .
This course provides students with instruction in radiographic examinations of the chest, abdomen, and upper and lower extremities. Patient habitus, positioning, equipment manipulation and radiographic quality image evaluation will be introduced. Critical thinking and communication skills related to procedure performance, patient care and radiation protection will be emphasized. Students must achieve a grade of at least 75% in this course to advance in the program.  Does not count toward A.A. degree.