Basic Physics of Digital Radiography
by Kieran Maher
Publisher: Wikibooks 2011
This text succinctly explains the physical basis of X-Rays and their modern application in Diagnostic Radiography. The book is primarily for students with foundations in anatomy and physiology and could also be of interest to physics and engineering students requiring a topic overview.
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by Earl W. Phelan - United States Atomic Energy Commission
Radioisotopes play an important role in medicine. For the diagnostician, small quantities of many isotopes serve as tools to aid him in gaining information about normal and abnormal life processes. Research is continuing to add to our knowledge.
by National Research Council - National Academies Press
This book documents the key research challenges in mathematics and physics that could enable the economical development of novel biomedical imaging devices. It introduces the frontiers of biomedical imaging to the educated nonspecialist.
- National Academies Press
The growing use of medical diagnostic procedures is correlated with tremendous and undeniable benefits in the care of patients. However, it is accompanied by growing concerns about the risks associated with procedures that utilize ionizing radiation.
- World Health Organization
This manual, a basic reference text that covers ultrasound techniques, recognition of normal anatomical features and differential diagnosis, is the first of two volumes which extensively cover modern diagnostic and therapeutic ultrasonography.