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Paul E. Kinahan
Seattle Campus

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Class description

Covers the physics and applications of modern medical imaging methods, including X-rays, magnetic resonance, nuclear/isotope and ultrasound. Data and signal processing, contrast enhancement, and display technologies are also covered. This course provides the medical imaging student with the fundamentals for creating advancements in medical imaging.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Meeting Times and Locations Wednesdays, 6:30-9:50 p.m., Sept. 27-Dec. 6, 2006 (No class Nov. 22) Bellevue at 2445 140th Ave. NE, in the Overlake area.

Recommended preparation

Text: Fundamentals of Medical Imaging, by Paul Suetens

Class assignments and grading

Labs: Optional demonstrations of actual imaging devices will be arranged outside ofregular class hours, to include MRI, X-ray CT, nuclear medicine, and ultrasound.

Grading: 40% course project, 20% home work assignments (4), 20% Exam 1, 20% Exam 2

The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
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Last Update by Paul E. Kinahan
Date: 09/12/2006