An inquiry approach is a method often used in science education. This question bank provides an initial list of questions about medical imaging technologies and places where their answers can be found.
The article See-through body – introduction has links to further resources and student activities.
Q. What people have been involved in inventing medical imaging technologies?
Q. Who decides what is normal?
Q. Does blood have magnetic properties?
Q. Why do we want to see inside a person?
Q. Why does cancer cause so much damage to your body?
Q. How are New Zealand scientists helping to improve cancer screening?
Q. Does medical imaging improve healthcare?
Q. What was the first medical imaging technology?
Q. Is a CT scan more useful than an x-ray?
Q. How is ultrasound used to see through the body?
Q. Are MRIs worth the high price tag?
Q. How can digital camera technology help a doctor?
Q. Why are New Zealand scientists using these techniques in their research?
Q. How are New Zealand scientists improving current methods?