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Courses in Radiology—Nuclear Medicine (RNU)

Upper Division

198. Directed Group Study (1-5)

Prerequisite: upper division standing and consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)

199. Special Study for Advanced Undergraduates (1-5)

Prerequisite: upper division standing and consent of instructor. (P/NP grading only.)

Graduate

299. Research: Special Study for Graduate Students (1-12)

Prerequisite: graduate standing and consent of instructor. (S/U grading only.)

Professional

401. Biomedical Radiochemistry (3)

Lecture—2 hours; laboratory—3 hours. Prerequisite: open to graduate and medical students; consent of instructor. Approved for graduate degree credit. Course is designed to combine basic nuclear physics, chemistry, and biology into a comprehensive and vigorous lecture- laboratory experience in bio-medical nuclear chemistry. Subjects include choice and purification of appropriate gamma and beta radioisotopes, compounding biological pharmacodynamics and radioimmunoassay. (H/P/F grading only.)—S. (S.)

411. Radiological Physics I (Physics of Nuclear Medicine) (5)

Lecture—43 hours total; laboratory—12 hours total. Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Physics of diagnostic and therapeutic nuclear medicine, nuclear physics, radioactive decay; interaction of ionizing radiation; dosimeters; attenuation; internal and external dosimetry; health physics; radiation detection and imaging, scintillation cameras, computerized planar and tomographic imaging. Offered at UC Davis Medical Center. Offered in alternate years. (H/P/F grading only.)—(F.) Bushberg, Vera

463. Clinical Clerkship in Nuclear Medicine(3-8)

Clinical Activity—full time (2-6 weeks). Prerequisite: satisfactory completion of second-year medical school; Radiology—Diagnostic 461 recommended; consent of instructor. Limited enrollment. Clerkship correlates radioisotopic methods with clinical, pathophysiological, and other diagnostic aspects of the patient's care. Each patient reviewed with student by faculty member. Reading assignments, informal projects, and research techniques available. (H/P/F grading only.)—F, W, S, Su. (F, W, S, Su.) Shelton

498. Group Study in Nuclear Medicine (1-12)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Approved for graduate degree credit. (H/P/F grading only for medical students.)

499. Research in Nuclear Medicine (1-12)

Prerequisite: consent of instructor. Approved for graduate degree credit. (H/P/F grading only for medical students.)

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