Applied Orthopaedic Radiology - Single module
Level 7 (30 credits)
School - School of Health and Society
Subject area - Radiography and Occupational Therapy
Start Date(s): February
Single Module Level 7 (30 credits) Semester One
September to January
Semester Two February to April
Part-Time attendance 2 days (4 half days) with on-line course material
Part-time - £1,425 per 30 credit module
- Gain an understanding of the strengths and weaknesses of different imaging modalities as applied to clinical orthopaedic practice
- Improve the interpretation of radiographs, ultrasound and MRI in orthopaedic management
- Taught by consultant radiologist active in Orthopaedic and Sports Medicine in practice
- A part-time only course
The course aims to provide an anatomical based approach providing background knowledge to clinical disorders and typical imaging features.
The course will provide a structured approach in image interpretation with particular emphasis applied to plain radiographs and MRI imaging.
It provides you with the opportunity to study and be taught by experts in the field and an opportunity for hands-on ultrasound workshops.
The curricula will cover shoulder, elbow, wrist, Hip, knee , ankle and foot imaging and spines, as appropriate to your field of practice. Bone tumours and arthritides shall also be covered.