Radiography in Veterinary Technology / Edition 4

Radiography in Veterinary Technology / Edition 4

by Lisa M. Lavin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1416031898

ISBN-13: 2901416031894

Pub. Date: 07/25/2006

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Lavin (3M Medical Division, 3M Center, St. Paul, Minnesota) provides a complete, practical guide to radiographic theory and positioning for veterinary technician students and practitioners. The third edition includes additional illustrations and radiographic images to assist in visualizing and understanding concepts, additional case studies, improved quality in the

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Lavin (3M Medical Division, 3M Center, St. Paul, Minnesota) provides a complete, practical guide to radiographic theory and positioning for veterinary technician students and practitioners. The third edition includes additional illustrations and radiographic images to assist in visualizing and understanding concepts, additional case studies, improved quality in the photographic images, and key points and review questions following each chapter. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2901416031894
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
07/25/2006
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
400

Table of Contents

Part One Radiographic Theory and Equipment

1. X-ray production

2. Anatomy of the x-ray machine

3. Radiation safety

4. Exposure factors

5. Radiographic quality

6. Image receptors

7. Film processing

8. Radiographic technique evaluation

9. Developing a technique chart

10. Quality assurance/quality control

11. Technical artifacts and errors: case studies

Part Two Radiographic Positioning

12. General principles of positioning

13. Small animal forelimb

14. Small animal pelvis and hind limb

15. Small animal skull

16. Small animal spine

17. Small animal soft tissue

18. Special procedures

19. Large animal radiography

20. Avian and exotic radiography

21. Alternative imaging technologies

22. Digital veterinary radiography NEW!

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