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Course Description

Introduces the principles of diagnostic medical sonography. Lectures will include sonographic cross-sectional anatomy, medical terminology, professional and ethical behavior, patient care, equipment and controls, basic acoustic physics, and scanning protocols. Students will learn how to recognize anatomy on sonographic images and will perform basic sonographic exams in the on-campus clinical lab.

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