GS02 1194 Introduction to Medical Physics IV: The Physics of Nuclear Medicine
- Course Coordinator(s): Wendt, Richard
- Semester: Fall
- Frequency: Annually
- Credit Hours: 4
- Grading System: Letter Grade
Wendt, Richard. Four semester hours. Fall, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisite: Introduction to Medical Physics I (GS02 1093), Radiation Detection, Instrumentation, and Data Analysis (GS02 1053) [may be concurrent] and consent of instructor.
This course introduces graduate students to the basic science and instrumentation of nuclear medicine and magnetic resonance imaging. It presents scientific principles underlying quantitative radionuclide organ imaging methods for dosimetry and treatment planning.