Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description

DMS-135C - Ultrasound Clin 1/Vascular Ultrasound (2 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITES: MAT108, PHY100, DMS105, DMS102C, BIO161 COREQUISITES: PHY127, BIO162, DMS125
This clinical course offers the student participation in the various steps involved in the ultrasound examination of the patient. The student will share responsibility with the vascular instructor for scheduling, identifying and preparing the patient for examination. The student will assure that patient preparation is properly followed for the given examination and will scan the patient and develop skills in examination progression. Gaining skill and confidence in presenting the case before the interpreting physician will be developed. This course requires a per credit fee; check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate. This course is graded on a pass/fail basis.

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