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Course Description

Code4 TRTT93
NameIntership: Computerised Tomography Examinations
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student is able to
- perform the most common computed tomography examinations and radiological procedures according to the process thinking principles
- follow the principles of professional ethics
- use electronic patient data systems and register medical data responsibly
- guide, counsel and monitor patients of different ages and provide care for them during computed tomography examinations and radiological procedures
- use iodinated contrast media and medications safely
- choose the imaging technique used in computed tomography examinations and radiological procedures-
- position the patient for computed tomography examinations
- work according to the principles of radiation protection by taking both patient and work safety into account
- evaluate the computed tomography images in view of the success of the examination
- define the used technical quality assurance measurements and explain the importance of the results for computed tomography imaging
- work as a good work community member
- find further information on his or her professional field
- assess his or her professional skills and competence
Content- computed tomography examinations and radiological procedures, PLE
RequirementsInternship in the imaging departments of central and university hospitals, writing down the starting level and objectives in a blog, assessment of one’s own learning and skills
Grading ScalePassed (S) - 0
Course materialInternship instructions
PrerequisitesAnatomy and Physiology 5 cr, Caring Skills I 5 cr, Caring Skills II 5 cr, Internship: Cring Skills 1 5 cr, Ultrasound and Computed Tomography Examinations 5 cr, Data protection and security training
Other Considerations
ContactLaitinen Kaija


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