NMED 406 Molecular Imaging Mathematics

This course covers the mathematics applicable to the field of clinical nuclear medicine. Topics include activity units, the decay formula, radionuclide dose and dosage calculations, radionuclide equilibrium, radiation counting statistics, minimum detectable activity, inverse square law, shielding, and exposure calculations.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

Enrollment in the NMI program

Corequisite

NMED 416, NMED 425, NMED 435, NMED 445, NMED 455, NMED 462, NMED 465, NMED 472, NMED 475, and NMED 477