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Unit of Analysis
5145A Diagnostic Medical Sonography
Program(s) of Study and Training

A program that prepares individuals, under the supervision of physicians, to utilize medical ultrasound techniques to gather sonographic data used to diagnose a variety of conditions and diseases. Includes instruction in obtaining, reviewing, and integrating patient histories and data; patient instruction and care; anatomic, physiologic and pathologic data recording; sonographic data processing; sonography equipment operation; and professional standards and ethics.

Occupation(s)

Produce ultrasonic recordings of internal organs for use by physicians.