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Radiologic science for technologists : physics, biology, and protecion / Stewart Carlyle Bushong

By: Bushong, Stewart Carlyle.
St. Louis, Missouri, USA : Elsevier, ©2021Edition: Twelfth edition.Description: ix, 227 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm.ISBN: 9780323709736 (pbk).Other title: Workbook for radiologic science for technologists.Subject(s): Medical radiology | Medical physics | Medical radiology -- Safety measures | Technology, Radiologic | Radiation Protection | Radiography -- methodsDDC classification: 616.0757 B96 2021
Contents:
PART 1: RADIOLOGIC PHYSICS1. Essential Concepts of Radiologic Science2. Basic Physics Primer3. The Structure of Matter4. Electromagnetic Energy5. Electricity, Magnetism, and ElectromagnetismPART II: X-RADIATION6. The X-Ray Imaging System7. The X-Ray Tube8. X-Ray Production9. X-Ray Emission10. X-Ray Interaction with MatterPART III: THE MEDICAL IMAGE11. Imaging Science12. Computed Radiography13. Digital Radiography14. Digital Radiographic Technique15. Image Acquisition16. Patient-Image OptimizationPART IV: MEDICAL IMAGE DISPLAY17. Viewing the Medical Image18. Picture Archiving and Communication SystemPART V: MEDICAL IMAGE QUALITY19. Image Perception20. Digital Display Device21. Medical Image Descriptors22. Scatter Radiation23. Radiographic ArtifactsPART VI: ADVANCED MEDICAL IMAGING24. Mammography25. Fluoroscopy26. Interventional Radiology27. Computed Tomography28. TomosynthesisPART VII: RADIOBIOLOGY29. Human Biology30. Fundamental Principles of Radiobiology31. Molecular Radiobiology32. Cellular Radiobiology33. Deterministic Effects of Radiation34. Stochastic Effects of RadiationPART VIII: RADIATION PROTECTION35. Health Physics36. Designing for Radiation Protection37. Radiography/Fluoroscopy Patient Radiation Dose38. Computed Tomography Patient Radiation Dose39. Patient Radiation Dose Management40. Occupational Radiation Dose Management
Summary: "Develop the skills you need to produce diagnostic-quality medical images! Radiologic Science for Technologists: Physics, Biology, and Protection, 12th Edition provides a solid foundation in the concepts of medical imaging and digital radiography. Featuring hundreds of radiographs and illustrations, this comprehensive text helps you make informed decisions regarding technical factors, image quality, and radiation safety for both patients and providers. New to this edition are all-digital images and the latest radiation protection standards and units of measurement. Written by noted educator Stewart Carlyle Bushong, this text will prepare you for success on the ARRT® certification exam and in imaging practice."--Provided by publisher.
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Previous edition: St. Louis: Elsevier, 2017.

Includes index.

PART 1: RADIOLOGIC PHYSICS1. Essential Concepts of Radiologic Science2. Basic Physics Primer3. The Structure of Matter4. Electromagnetic Energy5. Electricity, Magnetism, and ElectromagnetismPART II: X-RADIATION6. The X-Ray Imaging System7. The X-Ray Tube8. X-Ray Production9. X-Ray Emission10. X-Ray Interaction with MatterPART III: THE MEDICAL IMAGE11. Imaging Science12. Computed Radiography13. Digital Radiography14. Digital Radiographic Technique15. Image Acquisition16. Patient-Image OptimizationPART IV: MEDICAL IMAGE DISPLAY17. Viewing the Medical Image18. Picture Archiving and Communication SystemPART V: MEDICAL IMAGE QUALITY19. Image Perception20. Digital Display Device21. Medical Image Descriptors22. Scatter Radiation23. Radiographic ArtifactsPART VI: ADVANCED MEDICAL IMAGING24. Mammography25. Fluoroscopy26. Interventional Radiology27. Computed Tomography28. TomosynthesisPART VII: RADIOBIOLOGY29. Human Biology30. Fundamental Principles of Radiobiology31. Molecular Radiobiology32. Cellular Radiobiology33. Deterministic Effects of Radiation34. Stochastic Effects of RadiationPART VIII: RADIATION PROTECTION35. Health Physics36. Designing for Radiation Protection37. Radiography/Fluoroscopy Patient Radiation Dose38. Computed Tomography Patient Radiation Dose39. Patient Radiation Dose Management40. Occupational Radiation Dose Management

"Develop the skills you need to produce diagnostic-quality medical images! Radiologic Science for Technologists: Physics, Biology, and Protection, 12th Edition provides a solid foundation in the concepts of medical imaging and digital radiography. Featuring hundreds of radiographs and illustrations, this comprehensive text helps you make informed decisions regarding technical factors, image quality, and radiation safety for both patients and providers. New to this edition are all-digital images and the latest radiation protection standards and units of measurement. Written by noted educator Stewart Carlyle Bushong, this text will prepare you for success on the ARRT® certification exam and in imaging practice."--Provided by publisher.

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