Dec 06, 2022  
Course/Program Inventory 
Course/Program Inventory

RADT 2200 - Trauma Imaging

Credit hours: 2

Prerequisites: Formal acceptance into the Radiologic Technology Program

Industry Certifications The American Registry of Radiologic Technologists Certification and Registration

Course Description:
An advanced study of the positioning and exposure modifications required for trauma patients.  Topics include developing critical thinking skills to accommodate complex situations, recognition of possible associated pathology, and advanced patient assessment.

Student Learning Outcomes:
Students will be able to:

  1. Identify the proper sequence of exams associated with injured patients.
  2. Discuss advanced patient assessment and management of trauma patients.
  3. Modify standard projections to accommodate patients with injuries by using critical thinking skills in a complex environment.