Catalog Description: This course is designed to provide the student with a fundmental understanding of the radioactive materials used in the practice of medicine. Students will learn how these special diagnostic tests compare to and complement standard radiologic procedures in the diagnosis of disease, such as radiography and CT. During the rotation, students are to familiarize themselves with "Essentials of Nuclear Medicine" by F. Mettler and M. Guiberyeau. Those interested in additional material could reivew "The Requisites: Nuclear Medicine" by H Ziessman et al and "Anatomy Park" by R. Sanchez and M. Smith. These resources are available in the reading room.
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Additional Contact Info: Front desk phone 612.467.2605
Required session attendance: Does not apply
Typical weekly schedule/Delivery Mode: M-F, 8:00am-4:30pm
Direct patient care: No
Consent Requirement: Arranged. Email Course Coordinator for details and approval to schedule.
Grading Scale: H/E/S/N
Allow repetition of course: Repetition not allowed
Course equivalency: Does not apply