RTE 1458  Principles of Imaging II credits: 3

The objective of this course is to provide advanced, comprehensive instruction and discussion in principles of radiographic exposure. Topics include detailed instruction in the control of exposure and quality using kilovoltage peak (kVp), milliampereseconds (mAs), Source Image Distance (SID), geometric factors, beam restrictors, grids, filters, properties of x-ray tubes, and fluoroscopy. Tube rating charts, technique charts and selected topics in quality assurance are included.

Prerequisite: RTE 1418 with a minimum grade of C and Pre or Corequisite: RTE 1473L with a minimum grade of C