Course Detail
1.0 - 2.0
Course Components:
Enrollment Information
Enrollment Requirement:
Prerequisite: Formal admission to professional program.
Basic principles and interpretation of diagnostic imaging modalities as they apply to physical therapy are covered in this course. The course emphasizes plain film radiography, including basic physics of the imaging technique, viewing and interpreting films, radiographic anatomy, and clinical correlation with patient cases. Other imaging modalities including magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), computed tomography (CT), scintigraphy (bone scan), and contrast films will also be included. Following introductory material the course will be taught from a regional perspective.