PHYS*4070 Clinical Applications of Physics in Medicine

Semester(s) Offered:

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Winter 2018
  • Janos Juhasz

Calendar Description

This course provides an overview of the application of physics to medicine. The physical concepts underlying the diagnosis and treatment of disease will be explored. Topics will include general imaging principles such as resolution, intensity, and contrast; x-ray imaging and computed tomography; radioisotopes and nuclear medicine, SPECT and PET; magnetic resonance imaging; ultrasound imaging and radiation therapy.

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Course Prerequisites

PHYS*3170

Restrictions

PHYS*4560

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