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Course Description

NameIntership 5: Developing Computerised Tomography Examinations
Credits5 ects
Objectives- The student
- develops his or her optimisation skills in computed tomography (CT) examinations
- interprets and detects pathological changes on the CT images, eg the most common leaks, fractures, dislocations, metastases etc.
- performs technical quality assurance measurements and explain the importance of the results for computed tomography imaging
- finds further evidence-based information on computed tomography imaging
- assesses and develops his or her professional skills in computed tomography imaging
Content- computed tomography (CT) examinations and radiological procedures, PLE
Requirements- Internship in the imaging departments of central and university hospitals, writing down the starting level and objectives in a blog, assessment of one’s own skills and learning
- Assignment: Examine and explain the use of DLP (Dose Length Product) and CTDI (Computer Tomography Dose Index) in computed tomography (CT) examinations. Examine and explain the radiation doses of ten (10) computed tomography (CT) examinations and the methods of radiation dose optimisation.
Grading ScalePassed (S) - 0
Course materialInternship instructions
PrerequisitesProfessional studies
Other Considerations
ContactLaitinen Kaija


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