Edinburgh Imaging

IOFB Review

Online education for MR trained radiographers, designed to enable radiographers to establish a programme & protocols for radiographer review of orbital radiographs for metallic intra-orbital foreign bodies (IOFB), as well as to develop competency in the identification of metallic intra-orbital foreign bodies (IOFB) on orbital radiographs. Society of Radiographers UK approved & Irish Institute of Radiography & Radiation Therapy endorsed.

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Aims & learning outcomes

To enhance the MR radiographer role through education, such that patients undergo MR scanning safely, while MR work flows are streamlined.

Modules & structure

See what modules & assessments constitute the IOFB Review course & understand the pathway to completion.

Entrance requirements

Qualified radiographers with at least two years' MR experience are welcome to apply for the course; you must also have appropriate computing & internet access.

Fees & application

Find out what it costs to take our course, request further information & book your place on the course.

About online learning

Access world class teaching at the University of Edinburgh, while maintaining your local professional & personal commitments where you live, thereby keeping down costs by not being resident in Edinburgh.

Feedback from our delegates

Our delegates come from around the world & from a wide variety of working environments. We summarize here data about delegates, plus feedback from some of our delegates who have successfully completed our course.


IOFB Review approval & endorsement

The IOFB Review course is approved by the College of Radiographers (CoR UK) & is endorsed by the Irish Institute of Radiography & Radiation Therapy (IIRRT).

For enquiries or to register for the IOFB Review course please email: imaging.academy@ed.ac.uk 

IOFB Review homepage: www.ed.ac.uk/edinburgh-imaging/iofb-review