Methods, techniques and quality controle in medical imaging

WRDGN3120  2018-2019  Bruxelles Woluwe

Methods, techniques and quality controle in medical imaging
3.0 credits
25.0 h + 5.0 h

Teacher(s)
Michoux Nicolas (coordinator) ; Vande Berg Bruno ; Coche Emmanuel ; Lhommel Renaud ; Jamar François ;
Language
Français
Main themes
In this annual course, the technology and the use of the diverse imaging methods are discussed. Films, videos and numerical slides presentations are used, and medical equipments are presented.
Aims
To offer to students in radiology the specialized knowledge about the methods of medical imaging. The technology and the cost-effectiveness of each radiological method will be underscored.

The contribution of this Teaching Unit to the development and command of the skills and learning outcomes of the programme(s) can be accessed at the end of this sheet, in the section entitled “Programmes/courses offering this Teaching Unit”.

Content
- Technology and practical use of conventional Xrays (including numeric radiology), sonography, computed tomography, magnetic resonance imaging and nuclear medicine (including positron emission tomography). - Characteristics of contrast agents - Accidents related to radiological procedures - Quality control in medical imaging - Information technology - Relations with patients and staff
Teaching methods

Courses can be dowloaded at : http://uclimaging.be/ecampus/option_01.htm

Evaluation methods

Physicists : critical analysis of a scientific paper + MCQ test

Physicians : MCQ test

Other information
Examination consisting in multiple choice questions
Online resources

> https://uclimaging.be/ecampus/option_01.htm

Bibliography

Guide des technologies de l'imagerie médicale et de la Radiothérapie (Ed. Masson, JP Dillenseger, E. Moerschel)

Faculty or entity


Programmes / formations proposant cette unité d'enseignement (UE)

Program title
Sigle
Credits
Prerequisites
Aims
Master [120] in Physics
3
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Master [180] in Medecine
3
-

3
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3
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