MX2500 - Radiation Protection and Radiobiology

Combined with their knowledge of radiobiology, students will learn how to utilize radiation to provide maximum diagnostic information with minimal biological damage to the patient. Students will become familiar with international, national and provincial standards. They will learn how to maintain these standards by the correct use of equipment, accessories and other relevant factors. They will learn how to provide maximum protection from ionizing radiation to the patient, general public, co-workers and themselves.


Prerequisite(s): Successful completion of all semester 4 courses

Corequisite(s): MX2103



This course is offered in the following programs:
Medical Radiography