About B.Sc. Imaging Technology
Diagnostic radiographers use X-ray, ultrasound, fluoroscopy, computerized tomography (CT), mammography, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), nuclear medicine and angiography, to produce images of organs and other body parts.
Radiographers perform X-ray examinations on patients in a variety of clinical settings. These examinations can vary from a simple hand X-ray to an examination of the kidneys after contrast media is injected.
Radiographers work in outpatient clinical settings, perform complex procedures in surgery, and work in hospitals performing examinations on patients of all ages.
The Diagnostic Radiographer is required to use clinical reasoning skills in making decisions regarding the nature and extent of individual procedures.
B.Sc. Imaging Technology specialists are trained to recognize the normal and abnormal appearances of anatomy and pathology in order to initiate supplementary techniques to assist the health practitioner reach a definitive diagnosis and provide when requested an informed opinion to the referring health practitioner regarding the results of procedures, which assists the health practitioner in arriving at a correct diagnosis.
The diagnostic radiographer is responsible for the comfort and well-being of patients whilst they are in their care.
Diagnostic radiographers also have the opportunity to specialize in an imaging modality such as ultrasound, CT, MRI, etc.
Diagnostic radiographers provide a service for most departments of a hospital, including accident and emergency, outpatients clinics, operating theatres, intensive care units, and general wards.
In India diploma, degree and postgraduate courses are there in this field. Also students can under go specialization in a particular diagnostic radiography field.
Students can even approach the distance educational institutes in India and abroad for this discipline.
List of colleges offering B.Sc. Imaging Technology course in Bangalore
|1||KIDWAI Memorial Institute of Oncology (KMIO), Bangalore|
|2||Narayana Health Colleges, Bangalore|
|3||Sanjay Gandhi Institute of Trauma and Orthopaedics, Bangalore|
|4||The Bangalore Medical College and Research Institute, Bangalore|
|5||Dr.B.R.Ambedkar Medical College, Bangalore|
|6||Acharya Institutes of Health Sciences, Bangalore|
|7||The Vydehi Institute of Medical Sciences and Research centre, Bangalore|
|8||ST. JOHN`S MEDICAL COLLEGE, BANGALORE|
|9||HOSMAT EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION, BANGALORE|
|10||SRI SATHYA SAI INSTITUTE OF HIGHER MEDICAL SCIENCES, BANGALORE|
List of colleges offering Imaging Technology course in Karnataka
|1||DR. B R AMBEDKAR MEDICAL COLLEGE (B.SC. IMAGING TECHNOLOGY), BANGALORE|
|2||FR. MULLER`S MEDICAL COLLEGE (BSC IMAGING TECHNOLOGY), MANGALORE|
|3||HOSMAT EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION (B.SC. IMAGING TECHNOLOGY), BANGALORE|
|4||KIDWAI MEMORIAL INSTITUTE OF ONCOLOGY, BANGALORE|
|5||SANJAY GANDHI ACCIDENTAL HOSPITAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE (B.SC. IMAGING TECHNOLOGY), BANGALORE|
|6||SRI SATHYA SAI INSTITUTE OF HIGHER MEDICAL SCIENCES, (B.SC. IMAGING TECHNOLOGY) , BANGALORE|
|7||ST. ANN’S INSTITUTE OF HEALTH SCIENCES (BSC IMAGING TECHNOLOGY), MANGALORE|
|8||ST. JOHN`S MEDICAL COLLEGE (B.SC. IMAGING TECHNOLOGY), BANGALORE|
|9||VYDEHI INSTITUTE OF MEDICAL SCIENCES & RESEARCH CENTRE (B.SC. IMAGING TECHNOLOGY), BANGALORE|
|10||JSS University, Mysore|
|11||KLE University, Belgaum|
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