More Details about Principles Of Radiographic Imaging: An Art And A Science 3rd Edition

General Information  
Author(s)Richard R Carlton and Arlene McKenna Adler
PublisherThomson Learning
Edition3rd Edition
ISBN9780766813007
Pages752
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearOctober 2000

Description

This book presents a comprehensive introduction to the principles and techniques of radiographic imaging. The physics principles that are the foundation of radiography are explained clearly, with numerous illustrations, examples and solved problems to aid comprehension. Chapters are organized into six units: Creating the Beam, Protecting Patients and Personnel, Creating the Image, Analyzing the Image, Comparing Exposure Systems, and Special Imaging Systems. Specialized imaging modalities, such as mammography, magnetic resonance imaging, and computed tomography and computed radiography, are explained in individual chapters. Supplements Computerized Testbank 0-7668-1303-7 Instructor's Manual 0-7668-1302-9 Student Workbook 0-7668-1301-0