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Course Description

Code4 TRISOT94
NameIntership: Radioisotope Examinations
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student is able to
- perform the most common radioisotope examinations and treatments according to the process thinking principles
- follow the principles of professional ethics in his or her work
- use electronic patient data systems and register medical data responsibly
- guide, counsel and monitor patients of different ages and provide care for them during radioisotope examinations and treatments
- explain the principles of the preparation of radiopharmaceuticals in cleanrooms
- choose the imaging techniques used in radioisotope examinations
- position the patient for imaging projections
- follow the principles of radiation protection and patient and work safety
- evaluate radioisotope images in view of a successful examination
- perform technical quality assurance measurements under supervision and explain the importance of the results for radioisotope 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- radioisotope examinations and treatments, PET-CT, PLE
RequirementsInternship in the radioisotope 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 material -Internship instructions
PrerequisitesAnatomy and Physiology 5 Cr, Caring Skills I 5 cr, Caring Skills II 5 cr, Radioisotope Examinations 5 cr, Data protection and security training.
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ContactLaitinen Kaija


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