The nuclear medicine technologist is a highly specialized health care professional who, prepare radioactive drugs and administer them to patients. Radiations from Radioactive drugs are used in special scanners to monitor tissue and organ functions. Though there are many diagnostic techniques, nuclear medicine uniquely provides information about both the structure and function of virtually every major organ system within the body. Nuclear medicine is a multidisciplinary field in medicine which uses radioactive technology to diagnose and treat disease. The Nuclear Medicine Technologist works closely with the nuclear medicine physician. Nuclear medicine technologist play an integral role in the health-care team, working with patients, physicists, nuclear pharmacists, computer specialists, nurses, secretaries and other health-care professionals.
B.SC NUCLEAR MEDICINE COLLEGES
• Manipal University • KMCH Institute Of Allied Health Science coimbatore • SRI Ramachandra University Chennai • MIOT Academy Of Allied Health Sciences Chennai