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Health Careers Education
Radiation Pathology
Content is designed to introduce theories of disease causation and the pathophysiologic responses pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, radiographic appearance and management of alterations in body systems are presented.
Lara Skaggs
-Define basic terms related to pathology.
-Describe the basic manifestations of pathological conditions and their relevance to radiologic procedures.
-Discuss the classifications of trauma.
-Describe radiologic procedures, including CT use in diagnosing trauma.
-List the causes of tissue disruption.
-Describe the healing process.
-Identify complications connected with the repair and replacement of tissue.
-Describe the various systemic classifications of disease in terms of etiology, types, common sites, complications and prognosis.
-Describe the radiographic appearance of selected diseases.
-Identify imaging procedures and interventional techniques appropriate for diseases common to each body system.
-Identify diseases caused by or contributed to genetic factors.
-Locate, retrieve, analyze, and synthesize information from a variety of sources pertaining to radiographic pathology.

Registered Radiological Technologist -

ARRT Radiography Core Curriculum

Eisenberg, Ronald L.;
Johnson, Nancy. Comprehensive Radiographic Pathology. 0-323-03624-4.Philadelphia: Elsevier
Publishing, 2007.

Medical Terminology for Health Professions, 5th

Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology, 2nd
Ed by D. Rizzo

Registered Radiological Technologist - ARRT

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