Community College of Allegheny County (CCAC)

Community College of Allegheny County

Course Description


DMS-210 - Ultrasound Instrumention/Qual Control (3 credits)
Prerequisite(s): PREREQUISITE: PHY127, DMS115C, DMS116C, DMS137C COREQUISITES: DMS203, DMS204, DMS207, DMS223C, DMS224C, DMS235C
This is a course which combines theory and practice in ultrasound instrumentation and quality control. Topics include functions of the components of processing, scan converter displays, image and display techniques, film and methods of permanent image recording, ultrasound transducers, operating standards, equipment calibration, resolution, gray scale photography and film critique. This course requires a per credit health career fee; check the tuition and fee schedule for the current rate.


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