MXCP-302 – Clinical Practice 2

Course lecturer :

Dr Mohamed Akmal

Course assistant :

AL Magdi Ali AL Mohamed Zakareya

Course objectives :

At the end of the course, the students will be able to: 1- apply the theory, concepts, and skills involving specialized materials, tools, equipment, procedures, regulations, laws, and interactions within and among political, economic, environmental, social, and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry and will demonstrate legal and ethical behavior, safety practices, interpersonal and teamwork skills, and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry. 2- Introduces the day shift clinical environment at a major facility.

Course description :

Practical, general workplace training supported by an individualized learning plan developed by the employer, college, and student. A health practicum will be an unpaid learning experience. The student will apply the theory, concepts, and skills involving specialized materials, tools, equipment, procedures, regulations, laws, and interactions within and among political, economic, environmental, social, and legal systems associated with the occupation and the business/industry and will demonstrate legal and ethical behavior, safety practices, interpersonal and teamwork skills, and appropriate written and verbal communication skills using the terminology of the occupation and the business/industry. Introduces the day shift clinical environment at a major facility. Requires rotating through different work areas. Competencies include: production of standard radiographs of the chest, abdomen and upper and lower extremities with indirect supervision (post-competency ;film critique film evaluation regarding anatomy, positioning and technical factors); reading, understanding and demonstrating understanding of positioning materials by selecting necessary equipment when producing standard radiographs on patients, with direct supervision (pre-competency) and indirect supervision (post-competency); demonstrate ability to prioritize and organize activities necessary to complete examinations; students evaluate and correct performance, in the presence of a technologist, following a discussion identifying the problem and solution completion of necessary paperwork (some on computer) related to radiographic examinations performed assisting the radiologist with fluoroscopic examinations and demonstrating specific examinations on a patient performance evaluation.

Course assessment :

Mid-Term Assignment Final exam (Practical) Interactive learning Final exam (Written) Total 15 3 25 7 50 100

Recommended text books :

Stephen J. Nicholls, Stephen G. Worthley, Ph.D., Stephen Worthley. Cardiovascular Imaging for Clinical Practice. 2nd edtion. 2001. Evis Sala, Alan H. Freeman, David J. Lomas. Radiology for Surgeons in Clinical Practice.

Recommended refrences :

Stephen J. Nicholls, Stephen G. Worthley, Ph.D., Stephen Worthley. Cardiovascular Imaging for Clinical Practice. 2nd edtion. 2001. Evis Sala, Alan H. Freeman, David J. Lomas. Radiology for Surgeons in Clinical Practice.