skip to content
Radiologic science for technologists : physics, biology, and protection Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Radiologic science for technologists : physics, biology, and protection

Author: Stewart C Bushong
Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : Tenth editionView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Develop the skills and knowledge to make informed decisions regarding technical factors and diagnostic imaging quality with the vibrantly illustrated, 10th Edition. Updated with the latest advances in the field, this full-color and highly detailed edition addresses a broad range of radiologic disciplines and provides a strong foundation in the study and practice of radiologic physics, imaging, radiobiology,  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stewart C Bushong
ISBN: 9780323081351 0323081355
OCLC Number: 784576103
Notes: Includes index.
Description: xii, 654 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Radiologic Physics. Essential concepts of radiologic science ; The structure of matter ; Electromagnetic energy ; Electricity, magnetism, and electromagnetism. --
X-radiation: The X-Ray Imaging System. The X-ray tube ; X-ray production ; X-ray emission ; X-ray interaction with matter. --
The Radiographic Image. Concepts of radiographic image quality ; Control of scatter radiation ; Screen-film radiography ; Screen-film radiographic technique. --
The Digital Radiographic Image. Computers in medical imaging ; Computed radiography ; Digital radiography ; Digital radiographic technique ; Viewing the digital radiographic image. --
Image Artifacts and Quality Control. Screen-film radiographic artifacts ; Screen-film radiographic quality control ; Digital radiographic artifacts ; Digital radiographic quality control. --
Advanced X-Ray Imaging. Mammography ; Mammography quality control ; Fluoroscopy ; Digital fluoroscopy ; Interventional radiography ; Computed tomography. --
Radiobiology. Human biology ; Fundamental principles of radiobiology ; Molecular radiobiology ; Cellular radiobiology ; Deterministic effects of radiation ; Stochastic effects of radiation. --
Radiation Protection. Health physics ; Designing for radiation protection ; Patient radiation dose management ; Occupational radiation dose management.
Responsibility: Stewart C. Bushong, ScD, FAAPM, FACR, professor of Radiologic Science, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas.

Abstract:

Helps you develop the skills and knowledge to make informed decisions regarding technical factors and diagnostic imaging quality. This edition addresses a range of radiologic disciplines, providing a  Read more...

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(6)

User lists with this item (3)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/784576103>
library:oclcnum"784576103"
library:placeOfPublication
owl:sameAs<info:oclcnum/784576103>
rdf:typeschema:Book
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1088300>
rdf:typeschema:Intangible
schema:name"Radiology, Medical--Safety measures"@en
schema:name"Radiology, Medical--Safety measures."@en
schema:about
schema:bookEdition"Tenth edition."
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2013"
schema:description"Radiologic Physics. Essential concepts of radiologic science ; The structure of matter ; Electromagnetic energy ; Electricity, magnetism, and electromagnetism. -- X-radiation: The X-Ray Imaging System. The X-ray tube ; X-ray production ; X-ray emission ; X-ray interaction with matter. -- The Radiographic Image. Concepts of radiographic image quality ; Control of scatter radiation ; Screen-film radiography ; Screen-film radiographic technique. -- The Digital Radiographic Image. Computers in medical imaging ; Computed radiography ; Digital radiography ; Digital radiographic technique ; Viewing the digital radiographic image. -- Image Artifacts and Quality Control. Screen-film radiographic artifacts ; Screen-film radiographic quality control ; Digital radiographic artifacts ; Digital radiographic quality control. -- Advanced X-Ray Imaging. Mammography ; Mammography quality control ; Fluoroscopy ; Digital fluoroscopy ; Interventional radiography ; Computed tomography. -- Radiobiology. Human biology ; Fundamental principles of radiobiology ; Molecular radiobiology ; Cellular radiobiology ; Deterministic effects of radiation ; Stochastic effects of radiation. -- Radiation Protection. Health physics ; Designing for radiation protection ; Patient radiation dose management ; Occupational radiation dose management."@en
schema:description"Develop the skills and knowledge to make informed decisions regarding technical factors and diagnostic imaging quality with the vibrantly illustrated, 10th Edition. Updated with the latest advances in the field, this full-color and highly detailed edition addresses a broad range of radiologic disciplines and provides a strong foundation in the study and practice of radiologic physics, imaging, radiobiology, radiation protection, and more. Unique learning tools strengthen your understanding of key concepts and prepare you for success on the ARRT certification exam and in clinical practice. NEW! Chapters on digital radiographic technique and digital image. NEW! Streamlined physics and math sections ensure you are prepared to take the ARRT exam and succeed in the clinical setting."@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1004958>
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"Radiologic science for technologists : physics, biology, and protection"@en
schema:url
schema:workExample
umbel:isLike<http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBB233333>

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.