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 Sandro Misciagna (ed.) - InTech
Positron Emission Tomography is a nuclear medicine technique first used to study the brain. The book reviews some of developments in PET instrumentation, with emphasis on data acquisition and image formation, with applications in human research.
by Alfred Abuhamad (ed.) - GLOWM
This text concisely covers the physics of ultrasound and how to exploit the features of today's equipment to optimize every image, while using methods to assure that the fetus is exposed to the lowest ultrasound energies.
by Youxin Mao - InTech
This book is designed to present the most recent advances in instrumentation, methods, and image processing as well as clinical applications in important areas of biomedical imaging. It provides broad coverage of the field of biomedical imaging.
- 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.