Medical Imaging Laboratory


The students of this program;

Our students will be able to prepare patients for examination and shoots required by doctor in radiology units within health institutions; use high technology systems as follows;

  1. Conventional/digital x-ray,
  2. Ultrasonography,
  3. Computer tomography,
  4. Magnetic resonance,
  5. Mammography,
  6. Angiography,
  7. Fluoroscopy,
  8. Scintigraphy;

obtain images; prepare films and images ready for use; start their careers as experienced technicians with the skills and knowledge they obtained.

Skills Gained from Applied Education

  1. To know and use the equipment to protect patients and personnel including themselves and have enough knowledge about special protective equipment (lead apron, gonad shield and thyroid shield, etc.)
  2. To apply radiation safety measures
  3. To be able to distinguish the radiological anatomy by knowing anatomical structures well
  4. To know medical and radiological terms
  5. To make the medical imaging device and environment ready for radiographic examination
  6. To know x-ray device, the most commonly used and basic imaging method in Medical Imaging, and its equipment very well
  7. To prepare patients for mammography and carrying out the procedure required for mammography that is an early diagnosis device used for scanning healthy people and examining patients and has a special importance for women
  8. To know and use Bone Mineral Density (BMD) device that is important in geriatric patients in terms of quality of life
  9. To know Computer Tomography device, one of the most widely used methods, has an important place in diagnosis with cross-sectional image, to prepare patients for computer tomography device and complete the procedure
  10. To know Magnetic Resonance device, that provides cross-sectional image and does not include ionizing radiation, to prepare patients and use the device
  11. To know and use Angiography device for imaging vascular structures
  12. To carry out electronic recording procedures of film bathing/printing and images; to know and use Laser Film Printer, CD robots, PACS systems to document the obtained images
  13. To supervise the disposal of radioactive waste materials needed to be annihilated, and to take necessary measures to prevent environmental harm
  14. To perform radionuclide, fluoroscopy and radiopaque material injection under the supervision of an expert

Laboratory Equipment (Devices and Equipment)

  1. X-ray machine
  2. Computer tomography
  3. Elevator table
  4. Heater tank
  5. Collimator
  6. Laser imaging device
  7. Shoulder
  8. Vacuum pumping
  9. Vacuum bed

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