MX2201 - Image Recording

This course is designed to provide the student with a comprehensive knowledge of quality assurance processes associated with image quality management.  Performance of specific quality control procedures necessary to maintain a high standard of image quality will be studied. Quality control tests for radiographic, radioscopic, computed tomography, computed radiography, direct radiography, digital networking and archival system, mammography, bone mineral density and accessory equipment will be studied.  The importance of faithful adherence to quality control procedures and processes as part of a diagnostic imaging department’s overall risk management strategy will be discussed.  Students will learn to perform inspection procedures and reject-image analysis as part of the overall quality assurance program.

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

Corequisite(s): MX2301

This course is offered in the following programs:
Medical Radiography