Learning Exercise

What is a Computer Tomography or Cat Scan?

In this exercise, you will define what a Cat Scan is used to detect in the human body.

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Basic tutorial on how CAT scans work, aimed at those with little experience in physics. see more

Exercise

In this learning exercise, you will create a pontoon presentation that defines a Cat Scan, with audio, pictures or gifs of a ct scan, and what the Ct Scan is used to detect in the human body. Apa citations required.

Technical Notes

Pontoons

Powerpoint

Requirements

Pontoons or powerpoint presentation

Define the topic

Purpose of the procedure " What it the Ct Scan used for"?

Work with 1 other student to check work produced

Audio

Pictures

Topics

A computed tomography (CT or CAT) scan allows doctors to see inside your body. It uses a combination of X-rays and a computer to create pictures of your organs, bones, and other tissues. It shows more detail than a regular X-ray.

You can get a CT scan on any part of your body. The procedure doesn't take very long, and it's painless.

Type of Task

Learning Objectives

The student will be able to define what a Cat Scan is used to detect in the human body.

The student will have a greater understanding of the purpose of a Cat Scan.

The student will be able to identify the purpose of the Cat Scan and how it is used in defining healthcare issues.