ERIC Number: ED363715
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1992
Reference Count: N/A
Radiology/Imaging. Clinical Rotation. Instructor's Packet and Student Study Packet.
Texas Univ., Austin. Extension Instruction and Materials Center.
The instructor's packet, the first of two packets, is one of a series of materials designed to help students who are investigating the activities within a radiology department or considering any of the imaging technologies as a career. The material is designed to relate training experience to information studied in the classroom. This packet provides the following teacher materials for a clinical rotation: learning objectives and five references for the rotation, a student's weekly clinical rotation report. a clinical supervisor's evaluation sheet, the clinical rotation activity checklist based on the essential elements specific to an aide or assistant, a case study record, answer keys for the worksheets in the student packets, procedure sheets, and a section offering assignments for more advanced study, with answers. The students' packet provides student materials for use in the clinical rotation of a radiology and imaging course. The following materials are included: rotation objectives and a list of 5 reference materials, information on now to use the study packet, a clinical rotation activity checklist, 25 worksheets, a glossary of 54 radiologic terms, and a list of 6 career resources. The materials in both packets cover the following worksheet topics: radiology department personnel; radiation safety; hazardous materials; medical asepsis; transporting patients; body mechanics; linens and disposable supplies; communicating with patients; body cavities, directions, and planes; radiographs and imaging records; basic x-ray equipment; fluoroscopy; tomography and computer tomography; sonography; magnetic resonance imaging; nuclear medicine; patient records; charting; maintaining film supplies; maintenance of the darkroom; receiving and maintaining an inventory of supplies; conservation of supplies; equipment for processing; organization of the hospital; and the nature and production of x-radiation. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Citations (References), Classroom Techniques, Clinical Experience, Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Educational Resources, Individualized Instruction, Job Skills, Learning Activities, Postsecondary Education, Radiologic Technologists, Radiology, Study Guides, Teaching Methods, Tests, Units of Study
Extension Instruction and Materials Center, University of Texas, P.O. Box 7218, Austin, TX 78713-7218 (stock no. HO 136 I and S).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher; Guides - Classroom - Learner
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners; Students
Sponsor: Texas Education Agency, Austin.
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. Extension Instruction and Materials Center.