This course is designed to promote competence in critical thinking and problem-solving skills in the second-year radiography student. The student will be given various scenarios and situations typically encountered in the clinical environment and will apply skills learned in the first seven program-sections to solve these problems. Students will discuss and analyze relevant topics to the radiologic sciences that include: trauma radiography, pediatric radiography, projection and technique manipulation due to disease process, equipment safety, and equipment failure.

Required Text:  

Saia, D. A. (2018). Lange Q & A Radiography Examination, (11th ed). New York: McGraw Hill ISBN: 9781259863592

Saia, D. A. (2018). Radiography PREP:  Program Review and Exam Preparation, (9th ed). New York: McGraw-Hill Medical. ISBN: 9781259863578

Students should be prepared to access any and all textbooks used throughout the program.