SON 251 - Vascular Technology I
Course Description: This course provides instruction in the clinical aspects of arterial diseases, including hemodynamics, physiological and Duplex testing, evaluation of preoperative mapping procedures, atypical vascular diseases, and therapeutic interventions.
Prerequisite(s): Completion of SON 122
Note(s): Open to Diagnostic Medical Sonography degree students only.
Course Student Learning Outcomes:
- Describe the gross anatomy of the central and peripheral arterial systems along with the physiology and hemodynamics.
- Explain the clinical considerations of testing, patient history, symptoms and signs, risk factors, contributing diseases and mechanisms of disease in regard to arterial diseases.
- Demonstrate methods of evaluation of the peripheral arteries.
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