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RS 243 Radiographic Positioning IV (3)

Demonstration and lab experience of alternate and special positioning of the upper and lower extremities, thoracic cage, shoulder girdle, pelvis, and spinal column. This course also includes a review of basic head work and special positioning of the orbit, mandible and temporomandibular joint. Information will be included for performing pediatric and trauma projections. A review of imaging with emphasis on basic quality assurance and image evaluation.

Prerequisite: RS 142 or instructor permission.