HMI204 - Foundation Principles and Application of Medical Imaging 4

Year: 2020 unit information
Enrolment modes: Medicine Semester 2: Waurn Ponds (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 2
EFTSL value: 0.250
Cohort rule: This unit is only available to students enrolled in H309 - Bachelor of Medical Imaging
Prerequisite:

All of HMI201, HMI202 and HMI203

Corequisite:

HMI205

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 300 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

A minimum of 150 hours over the semester undertaking teaching, learning and assessment activities, including a minimum of four hours per week of classroom based activities, simulation/laboratory activities and PBL sessions.

Content

This unit offers an emphasis on organ systems integrating the anatomy, physiology and pathology of the nervous and endocrine systems. This approach is extended to include analysis of routine sectional CT and MR appearances of the normal brain, pituitary region, orbit and organs of hearing balance and equilibrium.

Common conditions encountered during routine CT and MR of the head and neck such as trauma of the skull and facial bones and cervical spine, demyelinating diseases and tumours of the brain and their image characteristics critically analysed and discussed.

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