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Course Description

Code4 TRLMR92
NameIntership: Children's Examinations and Mammography Examinations
Credits5 ects
ObjectivesThe student
- works according to the principles of professional ethics
- performs fluoroscopic, mammography and paediatric imaging examinations according to the process thinking principles in radiography
- uses electronic patient data systems to obtain preliminary information on the patient and registers his or her medical data
- guides, counsels and monitors patients of different ages and provides care for them during fluoroscopic, mammography and paediatric imaging examinations
- guides and counsels the patient and the child’s family/relatives on imaging examinations and procedures
- chooses the imaging techniques used in the examinations and positions the patient for imaging projections
- evaluates x-ray images on the basis of the criteria for a good image
- follows the principles of radiation protection and patient and work safety
- performs technical quality assurance measurements under supervision and explains the significance of the results
- works as a good work community member
- finds further information on his or her professional field
- assesses his or her professional skills and competence
ContentGastrointestinal fluoroscopy, paediatric x-ray examinations, mammography, guiding and counselling the patient and family, PLE
Requirements- Internship in the x-ray departments of health centres and hospitals providing specialised medical care (regional hospital) , 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
PrerequisitesFluoroscopy Examinations 5 cr, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Mammography and Paediatric Imaging Examinations 5 cr, Data protection and security training
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ContactPartanen Tuula


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