Radiographic Imaging and Exposure

By

  • Terri Fauber, EdD, RT(R)(M), Associate Professor and Radiography Program Director, Department of Radiation Sciences, School of Allied Health Professions, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA
  • Terri Fauber, EdD, RT(R)(M), Associate Professor and Radiography Program Director, Department of Radiation Sciences, School of Allied Health Professions, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA

With comprehensive coverage of both digital radiography and conventional film-screen radiography, RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGING AND EXPOSURE, 4th Edition helps you master the fundamental principles of imaging, produce clear images, and reduce the number of repeat radiographs. This practical text also includes Important Relationship, Mathematical Application, and Patient Protection Alert features throughout to provide helpful information every step of the way.
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Book information

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  • Imprint: MOSBY
  • ISBN: 978-0-323-09639-3


Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Radiation and Its Discovery

Chapter 2 The X-ray Beam

Chapter 3 Image Formation and Radiographic Quality

Chapter 4 Exposure Technique Factors

Chapter 5 Scatter Control

Chapter 6 Image Receptors and Image Acquisition

Chapter 7 Image Processing and Display

Chapter 8 Exposure Technique Selection

Chapter 9 Image Evaluation

Chapter 10 Dynamic Imaging: Fluoroscopy

Appendix A Summary of Important Relationships

Appendix B Summary of Mathematical Applications

Appendix C Summary of Patient Protection Alerts

Appendix D Chapter 9: Image Evaluation Answer Key

Chapter Review Answer Key

Illustration Credits

Glossary of Key Terms