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GS02 1193 Introduction to Medical Physics IV: The Physics of Nuclear Medicine

  • Course Director(s): Wendt, Richard
  • Semester: Fall
  • Frequency: Annually
  • Credit Hours: 3
  • Grading System: Letter Grade
  • Prerequisites: GS02 1093: Introduction to Medical Physics I, GS02 1053: Radiation Detection, Instrumentation, and Data Analysis [may be concurrent], and consent of instructor.

Description

Wendt, Richard. Three semester hours. Fall, annually. Grading System: Letter Grade. Prerequisites: GS02 1093: Introduction to Medical Physics I, GS02 1053: Radiation Detection, Instrumentation, and Data Analysis [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.

Course Outline Introduction to Medical Physics IV: The Physics of Nuclear Medicine