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MDPH 612 Computers in Medical Imaging (2 credits)

Offered by: Medical Physics Unit (Faculty of Medicine)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Medical Physics : The role of computers in the acquisition and storage of data in medical imaging systems, with special reference to computed tomography, gamma cameras, positron emission tomography. Special attention is paid to the interfacing requirements of each device and to image display systems. Demonstrations of some of these systems are included.

Terms: Winter 2014

Instructors: Horacio J Patrocinio, Francois Deblois (Winter)

  • Prerequisites: MDPH 611 or equivalent, MDPH 614, MDPH 615.
  • Corequisite: MDPH 607.