19M064MFMS - Selected Topics in Medical Applications of Radiation

Course specification
Course title Selected Topics in Medical Applications of Radiation
Acronym 19M064MFMS
Study programme Electrical Engineering and Computing
Type of study master academic studies
Lecturer (for classes)
Lecturer/Associate (for practice)
Lecturer/Associate (for OTC)
    ESPB 6.0 Status elective
    The goal Mastering advanced knowledge of radiation applications in medicine.
    The outcome Detailed knowledge of the operation principles and characteristics of devices in medical radiography, nuclear medicine and radiation therapy. Ability to optimize diagnostic and therapeutic medical procedures that use radiation. Familiarity with tomographic image reconstruction algorithms.
    Contents of lectures Modern medical imaging modalities. Computerized and digital radiography. Mammography. Fluoroscopy. X-ray computed tomography (CT scanner). Radiopharmaceuticals. Gamma camera. Emission Computed Tomography (SPECT and PET). Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Quantitative expression of medical image quality. Tomographic image reconstruction. Radiation therapy.
    Contents of exercises Problem-solving exercises (which illustrate topics covered by the theoretical contents of the course).
    1. M. Vujisić, P. Marinković - Metode formiranja medicinske slike (Skripta) (ETF, Beograd, 2019) (Original title)
    2. M. Vujisić, O. Ciraj-Bjelac, P. Marinković - Radiološka i nuklearna medicinska tehnika (Skripta) (ETF, Beograd, 2019) (Original title)
    3. Q.B. Carroll - Radiography in the Digital Age (Charles C Thomas Pub. Ltd., 2011) (Original title)
    4. T.M. Buzug - Computed Tomography (Springer-Verlag, 2008) (Original title)
    5. S.R. Cherry, J.A. Sorenson, M.E. Phelps - Physics in Nuclear Medicine (4th edition, Saunders, 2012) (Original title)
    Number of hours per week during the semester/trimester/year
    Lectures Exercises OTC Study and Research Other classes
    3 2
    Methods of teaching Lectures, problem-solving exercises, project assignments.
    Knowledge score (maximum points 100)
    Pre obligations Points Final exam Points
    Activites during lectures Test paper 30
    Practical lessons Oral examination
    Seminars 70