2019-2020 Catalog 
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2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

VTHT 1245 - Veterinary Radiology

Credit Hours: 2
Contact Hours - Lecture: 1 Lab: 4
Presentation of theory and principles and practical application of radiology within the field of veterinary medicine. Preparation of technique charts, implementation of safety measures, radiographic processing, care of equipment, use of ultrasonography equipment, and performing contrast media studies. Clinical rotational time will be incorporated in the laboratory to develop phlebotomy techniques and handling skills.
Prerequisite: VTHT 1413  AND departmental approval. Corequisite: VTHT 1140 , VTHT 1441  and VTHT 2331  
Student Learning Outcomes
1 - Demonstrate recommended safety procedures. 2 - Prepare and use technique charts. 3 - Obtain diagnostic radiographs using stationary and portable X-ray machines. 4 - Maintain radiographic equipment. 5 - Label, file, and store radiographs. 6 - Identify and/or use other diagnostic imaging modalities.