MI 474 - Advanced Pediatric Externship

(Minimum of 180 hours of clinical experience per semester) This advanced externship course will allow the student to perform hands on experience in a pediatric setting. This advanced externship course will focus on the advanced procedures/imaging for pediatrics. The externship will emphasize the unique approach for caring for the pediatric patient in radiology. The advanced externship for diagnostic pediatric imaging will include patient care, principles of ALARA, immobilization techniques, causes and correction measures for artifacts, image archival, operation of imaging equipment for diagnostic, portable, c-arm and fluoroscopic studies. Additional focus will be on fluoroscopic imaging and surgical procedures.

Semester hours: 3.0

Prerequisites:

  • MI 384 - Pediatric Externship

Co-requisites:

  • MI 384 - Pediatric Externship

Restrictions and Notes:

  • ARRT certification in Radiography, Students must have ARRT certification in radiography and a Nebraska state license prior to externship.

Last updated: 03/17/2020