RAD 7400

Interventional Radiology

Contact

Blake Cicenas
Course Coordinator
cicen001@umn.edu

Campus
Curriculum Focus
Clinical Level
Requirement
MS Year
Hands-On
Terms Offered
Credits
Prerequisites

N/A

Details

Catalog Description:  Dedicated elective for prospective students to become familiar with interventional radiology and understand the clinical scope and research possibilities available in Interventional Radiology.

Sites:  

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Site Code

Site Name

Notes

CO-1038

Clinics and Surgery Center Interventional Radiology Clinic

UMMC - East Bank

Hennepin County Medical Center

Students spend time at all three sites

Required session attendance:

Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode:  3 weeks of procedural rotation (7:00am-4:30pm) and one week of clinic (time each day varies)

Direct patient care:  Yes

Consent Requirement: Open to student scheduling

Course Objectives:  Course objectives: By the end of this rotation, students will be able to...

  • describe the scope of practice of IR
  • examine how IR is integrated into the care of a wide variety of patients
  • describe elements of the surgical and medical knowledge relevant to IR
  • perform basic image guided procedures with minimal supervision
  • be exposed to and assist with complex procedures
  • explain radiation safety and elements of radiation physics pertinent to IR
  • describe contrast agents and recognize and treat contrast reactions

Graded Components:

  • Participation and attending assessment
  • Final exam

Grading Scale:  H/E/S/N

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Allow repetition of course:  Repetition not allowed

Limited to Student Type:  No

Course equivalency:  N/A

Related curricular experience:

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Course evaluation:  MedHub