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Course Description

NameIntership 2: Deeping Radioisotope Examinations Knowledge and Skills
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student
-performs radioisotope examinations and therapy in a multifaceted manner according to the process thinking principles in radiography
- prepares conventional and PET radiopharmaceuticals in cleanrooms and by using an injector
- explains the imaging techniques used in radioisotope examinations
- positions the patient for imaging projections
- follows the principles of radiation protection and patient and work safety
- evaluates radioisotope images in view of a successful examination
- makes the required reconstructions
- performs technical quality assurance measurements and explains the importance of the results for radioisotope imaging
- finds evidence-based information on radioisotope examinations and therapy
- is able to assess his or her own professional skills and competence in radioisotope examinations and therapy
Content- radioisotope examinations and therapy , 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
Assignment: A working-life oriented development task OR finding evidence-based information to solve a practical problem by using research questions
The work is presented during a lesson in the ward
Grading ScalePassed (S) - 0
Course materialInternship instructions
PrerequisitesProfessional studies
Other Considerations
ContactLaitinen Kaija


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