Imaging Diagnostics CPU

Introduction

In the Imaging Diagnostics CPU, students perform a simulated x-ray.In the Imaging Diagnostics CPU, students explore areas such as x-ray technology, fluroscopy, nuclear medicine, tomography, CT, MRI, mammography, ultrasound, PET, and much more. Activities also include the opportunity to examine actual radiographs, MRIs, and ultrasounds. Students develop proper safety and communication skills while conducting a simulated x-ray.

Featured Careers

  • Radiologic technologist
  • Radiation therapist
  • Nuclear medicine technologist

Skill Development

Health Science Skills

  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Use of a light box to view actual x-rays pertaining to specific case scenarios
  • Proper x-ray techniques via a simulated x-ray machine

Academic Skills

  • Students study a variety of careers related to imaging diagnostics.Reading
  • Writing
  • History
  • Chemistry
  • Communication
  • Genetics
  • Biology

What's Included

  • DEPCO's Imaging Diagnostics courseware CD
  • Radiography textbooks
  • Medical imaging video
  • Light box
  • Simulated x-ray machine
  • Lead apron with TLD
  • X-ray of hand
  • X-ray of leg (tibia/fibula)
  • MRI of neck
  • Miscellaneous materials and consumables
  • Instructor's Overview
  • DEPCO Studio Media Player

Ordering Information

Imaging Diagnostics - HS987
CPU Objectives