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Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Arnot Ogden Medical Center (Dr. Earl D. Smith) School of Radiologic Technology | Evaluated Learning Experience

Radiographic Procedures I

Formerly listed as 1. Radiographic Procedures I; 2. Radiographic Procedures II
Location: 
Arnot Ogden Medical Center, Roe Avenue, Elmira, NY.
Length: 

Version 1 and 2: Minimum of 167 hours (approximately 44 weeks); includes at least 80 hours of supervised laboratory experience. Version 3 and 4: Minimum of 154 hours (approximately 44 weeks); includes at least 70 hours of supervised laboratory experience.

Dates: 

Version 1: September 1974 - August 1993. Version 2: September 1993 - July 2002. Version 3: August 2002 - July 2012. Version 4: August 2012 - Present.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Version 1, 2, 3, and 4: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: describe the structure and function of the human body, with emphasis on radiographic aspects; identify and utilize the correct procedures in positioning patients for radiography; describe standard positioning terms, planes, and landmarks pertinent to acceptable radiographic procedures; identify and locate anatomy of the torso and extremities; explain radiographic procedures to patients and family members; and stimulate radiographic and fluoroscopic procedures on a person or phantom in a laboratory setting.

Instruction: 

Version 1, 2, 3, and 4: Major topics include: general positioning: contrast studies; upper and lower extremities; vertebral column; thorax; abdomen; pelvis.

Credit recommendation: 

Version 1: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 5 semester hours in Allied Health Sciences or Radiography (12/80) (12/88 revalidation). Version 2, 3, and 4: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 7 semester hours in Allied Health Science or Radiography (5 lecture, 2 laboratory) (9/93 revalidation) (10/98 revalidation) (10/03 revalidation) (10/08 revalidation) (10/13 revalidation) (10/18 revalidation).  

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