Feb 18, 2020  
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2017-18 
Middlesex Community College Academic Catalog 2017-18 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RAD 108 - Clinical Practicum III


A summer clinical experience providing the student with the opportunity to improve skills and gain confidence in the application of new and learned procedures including: Fluoroscopic, Trauma, Surgical, Mobile and Pediatric radiography.  32 hours weekly.

After completing this course, students will be able to:

  • Determine appropriate patient interaction and preparation for all Radiographic examinations and procedures. 
  • Perform mobile and surgical procedures maintaining the principles of sterile technique when applicable.
  • Accurately set up fluoroscopic rooms according to individual procedures.
  • Apply knowledge and skills in the use of appropriate radiation protection procedures including collimation requirements, time, distance, and shielding.
  • Apply knowledge and skills by performing radiologic procedures requiring different routine projections such as trauma radiography.
  • Perform routine pediatric examinations (ages 6 and under).        

Prerequisite(s): Completion of RAD 107.

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