Foundations Of Diag Med Sono

This beginning course offers an introduction to the basic theories of Diagnostic Medical Sonography to include: historical developments, ultrasound terminology, patientnsonographer clinician interaction, communication skills, sonographic techniques and protocols, scope of practice, image quality definitions, and overview of ultrasound applications. Must be first course taken in Diagnostic Medical Sonography program. Lecture and lab. Successful completion of all required pre-professional courses and patient care or permission of program chair. Prerequisites: AHS 202, BIO 301, BIO 320, and AHS 204.

Code: 
DMS 310
Credit Hours: 
3.00