Non-imaging Tests

This session describes the tracer principle and explains how it relates to non-imaging tests: glomerular filtration rate, red cell volume and the selenium homocholic acid taurine test.

$19.99
Delivery Mode
Online - Self Paced
Course Duration
30-60 minutes
Course Type
Premium
Certificate
Yes, on completion
Course Code
HEE_PHY_06_04
Content Provider
Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine

What will I learn?

  1. By the end of this session you will be able to:
  2. Explain the tracer principle
  3. Explain the terms ‘glomerular filtration rate’ (GFR) and ‘red cell volume’ (RCV)
  4. State the main indications for GFR and RCV tests
  5. Identify and describe the main physical processes involved in the measurement of GFR and RCV and the results provided
  6. Describe the main indications for and the main physical processes involved in the selenium homocholic acid taurine (SeHCAT) test and the results provided
  7. Describe the main indications for and the main physical processes involved in the selenium homocholic acid taurine (SeHCAT) test and the results provided

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