Prerequisites: Department approval is required. Contact 281-476-1501 ext. 1714 for approval and additional information.
Note: As an additional student expense, physical, background and drug checks are some of the requirements. Students must be ARRT registered or eligible to test.Textbook is required.
This course will be a presentation of specialized instruction in breast imaging. Emphasis will be placed on breast anatomy, physiology, positioning, patient education and assessment. Anatomy instruction will include surface anatomy as well as deep anatomy. Further emphasis will be placed on routine and additional projections and positioning modifications. At the end of the course the student should be able to explain breast anatomy and physiology, conduct patient education and assessment, and perform routine and additional projections used in mammography including positioning modifications.(MAMT 2333).