PHYS 3550 Physics in Medicine

(Prior to Fall 2010, this course was known as PHY 39.
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3 hours; 3 credits

Blood flow. Sound waves and hearing, pulse echo-techniques. Electrocardiography. Optics of the eye. X-rays, CAT scanning. Nuclear radiation, emission tomography, MRI and PET scanning.

Prerequisite: Physics *2100 [2] and Mathematics *1201 [3.3], or Physics *2150 [2.5].


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