Image Production in Mammography (MAM 310)

Course Memo

 This course will provide an in depth study of mammography equipment operation and quality assurance. Mammography tube design, radiographic exposure factors, and ancillary equipment will be analyzed to determine their effect on image production. Digital acquisition, display, and informatics in mammography will be included. Quality assurance and the US Mammography Quality Standards Act will be studied.  Pre-req:  Acceptance into the Mammography Program or by permission of the  Dean.