- Continuing Education & Life Support
|Course ID||Course Name||Course||Catagory||Credit Hours|
|SDI 459||Advanced Studies in Human Oncology III||SPECIALITY-DIAGNOSTIC IMAGING||HEALTH SCIENCES||3|
Prerequisite(s): SDI 457
Course is an advanced study of cancers affecting the gastrointestinal tract, GI accessory organs, genitourinary system, and related metastatic disease. Specific primary cancers addressed in this course include esophageal, stomach, intestinal, colorectal, prostate, liver, pancreas, and kidney. The epidemiology, etiology, detection, diagnosis, patient condition, treatment and prognosis will be presented, discussed and evaluated in relationship to histology, anatomical site and patterns of spread. The medical, biological and pathological aspects are all addressed in detail.