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2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog 
2018-2019 Augusta University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

RADT 4820 - Radiation Oncology Dosimetry

Application of physics learned in RADT 4800 to radiation oncology. Concepts of dose distribution in tissue patient treatment approaches and planning techniques. Calculation systems for photon, electron, and brachytherapy treatments included and all modification factors for treatment devices, patient geometry and machine parameters considered in-depth. Course designed to augment the student’s clinical knowledge from rotations in radiation therapy and medical dosimetry. Prerequisite(s): RADT 4800, admission to the RADT program or permission of instructor

Credit Hours: 3
Lecture Hours: 3

Grade Mode: Normal, Audit
Prerequisites: RADT4800 >= C
Repeat Status: No
Schedule Type: Lecture

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