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080622A-02 Radiology II, 3 ECTS cr 
Code 080622A-02  Validity 01.08.2005 -
Name Radiology II  Abbreviation Radiology II 
Scope3 ECTS cr   
Type Intermediate Studies Discipline 
TypePartial credit   
  Grading1 - 5, pass, fail 
Preceding studies
    080622A-01 Radiology I
Unit Medicine 

Tervonen, Osmo Antti 

ECTS Credits 


Language of instruction  Finnish 
Timing  S11, 5rd year 
Learning outcomes 

Upon completion of this second curricular course of radiology, the student should be able to understand principles of image interpretation as well as obtain basic image interpretation skills of radiographs. The student should master indications for selected investigations in radiology within general practices clinical context and understand correct ordering (percipio) and reporting routines in clinical situations.


General introduction to radiology (techniques), nuclear medicine and radiation protection.

Radiographic interpretation of skeletal system, thorax and viscerae and interventional radiology.

Basics of Neuroradiology, Abdominal radiology, Skeletal radiology, Women´s imaging, Pediatric radiology, Thoracic radiology.

Learning activities and teaching methods 

Tutored film interpretations, demonstrations (Hands-on US practice, radiograph filming, ER-work observance), self study. Lectures.


Recommended or required reading 

Soimakallio (Editor):  Radiologia or Mettle, FA (Editor): Essentials of Radiology or Brant WE (Editor): Fundamentals of Diagnostic Radiology (voluntary)

Mettler, FA (Editor): Essentials of Radiology



Written exam with image interpretation.

Evaluation: C11: 0-5 points.

Person responsible 

Professor Roberto Blanco, Professor Osmo Tervonen , Department of Radiology

Other information 

Attendance in Film interpretations and  demonstrations is complusory and attendace completed before entry to exam is possible. Radiology 1 (Exam) must be passed before entry to Radiology II


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