COURSE: 07-403 Nuclear Medicine Procedures III (3)
Applied anatomy and physiology of the central nervous, immune, lymphatic, hematopoietic, exocrine and gastrointestinal systems. Non-imaging tests, including Schilling’s Helibacter pylori, and blood volume determination. Advanced topics in Nuclear Cardiology, tumor imaging, neurology, radioimmunoimaging, radioimmunotherapy and miscellaneous procedures. Diagnostic imaging techniques, radiopharmaceutical agents, indications and limitations of Nuclear Medicine procedures, normal and abnormal pathology, and dosimetry. Computer acquisition and processing techniques. Case study critiques, journal review and case study presentations. Prerequisite: 07-300, 07-303, 07-306, 07-307, 07-400