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Elsevier Health Sciences
Essentials of Radiographic Physics and Imaging / Edition 2

Essentials of Radiographic Physics and Imaging / Edition 2

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ISBN-13: 9780323339667
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date: 11/18/2015
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 288
Sales rank: 1,056,957
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 11.00(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

James N. Johnston, PhD, RT(R)(CV) Midwestern State University Bridwell Hall Rm. 210 3410 Taft Blvd. Wichita Falls, TX 76308

Table of Contents

1. Introduction to the Imaging Sciences
Section I: Principles of Radiation Physics
2. Structure of the Atom
3. Electromagnetic and Particulate Radiation
4. The X-ray Circuit
5. The X-Ray Tube
6. X-Ray Production
7. X-Ray Interactions with Matter
Section II: Image Production and Evaluation
8. Image Production
9. Image Quality and Characteristics
10. Radiographic Exposure Technique
11. Scatter Control
12. Image Receptors
Section III: Specialized Radiographic Equipment
13. Exposure Technique Selection
14. Image Intensified Fluoroscopy
15. Additional Equipment
16. Computed Tomography
Appendix A: Answers to Review Questions

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