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Course Description

NameIntership 3: Developing Children's Imaging Examinations
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student
- is able to guide a patient and care for him or her considering the child’s development and the family
- assesses plain radiography projections and images on the basis of the criteria for a good x-ray image
- performs contrast media and ultrasound examinations
- interprets and detects pathological changes seen on the radiograph
- performs technical quality assurance measurements and explains the significance of the results
- implements optimisation of radiation exposure during the imaging sessions
- finds evidence-based information on paediatric imaging examinations
- assesses and develops his or her own professional skills and competence
Content- plain radiography for paediatric imaging, ultrasound examinations, examinations using contrast media, radiological examinations outside the x-ray department, PLE
Requirements- Internship in the x-ray departments of hospitals providing specialised medical care, writing down the starting level and objectives in a blog, assessment of one’s own learning and skills in tutorials
An evidence- based assignment
Grading ScalePassed (S) - 0
Course materialInternship instructions
PrerequisitesProfessional studies
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ContactPartanen Tuula


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