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NameBasics of Radiochemistry and Radiopharmacy
Credits5 ects
- can plan, implement and evaluate the use of nuclear medicines under supervision in isotope studies on a patient in accordance with occupational safety, patient safety and quality criteria
- can evaluate the quality of making nuclear medicines ready for use in different stages, applying evidence-based information and applicable legislation
ContentBasics of radiochemistry. Nuclear medicines: conventional nuclear medicines and positron emission tomography (PET), quality assurance for nuclear medicines. Making nuclear medicines ready for use (asepsis and protection against radiation). Clean room work. Applications of isotope studies
RequirementsDirect contact teaching, independent study, assignments, seminars, completion of clean room proficiency certificate
Grading Scale0 - 5
Course materialTo be specified later
PrerequisitesProfessional studies
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ContactLaitinen Kaija


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