Radiologic Science for Technologists - 10th Edition - ISBN: 9780323081351, 9780323292078

Radiologic Science for Technologists

10th Edition

Physics, Biology, and Protection

Authors: Stewart Bushong
Hardcover ISBN: 9780323081351
eBook ISBN: 9780323292078
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 13th June 2012
Page Count: 672
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Table of Contents

PART I: RADIOLOGIC PHYSICS

1. Essential Concepts of Radiologic Science

2. The Structure of Matter

3. Electromagnetic Energy

4. Electricity, Magnetism, and Electromagnetism

PART II: X-RADIATION

5. The X-ray Imaging System

6. The X-ray Tube

7. X-ray Production

8. X-ray Emission

9. X-ray Interaction with Matter

PART III: THE RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGE

10. Concepts of Image Quality

11. Control of Scatter Radiation

12. Screen-Film Radiography

13.  Screen-Film Radiographic Technique

PART IV: THE DIGITAL RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGE

14. Introduction to Computer Science

15. Computed Radiography

16. Digital Radiography

17. Digital Radiographic Technique - NEW

PART V: IMAGE ARTIFACTS AND QUALITY CONTROL

18. Screen-Film Radiographic Artifacts

19. Screen-Film Radiographic Quality Control

20. Digital Radiographic Artifacts

21. Digital Radiographic Quality Control

PART VI: ADVANCED X-RAY IMAGING

22. Mammography

23. Mammography Quality Control

24. Fluoroscopy

25. Digital Fluoroscopy

26. Interventional Radiography

27. Computed Tomography

PART VII: VIEWING THE DIGITAL IMAGE

28. Features of the Digital Image

29. The Digital Image Display - NEW

30. Viewing the Digital Image

31. Digital Display Device Quality Control

PART VIII: RADIOBIOLOGY

32. Human Biology

33. Fundamental Principles of Radiobiology

34. Molecular and Cellular Radiobiology

35. Deterministic Effects of Radiation Exposure

36. Stochastic Effects of Radiation Exposure

PART IX: RADIATION PROTECTION

37. Health Physics

38. Designing for Radiation Protection

39. Patient Radiation Dose Management

40. Occupational Radiation Dose Management


Description

PART I: RADIOLOGIC PHYSICS

1. Essential Concepts of Radiologic Science

2. The Structure of Matter

3. Electromagnetic Energy

4. Electricity, Magnetism, and Electromagnetism

PART II: X-RADIATION

5. The X-ray Imaging System

6. The X-ray Tube

7. X-ray Production

8. X-ray Emission

9. X-ray Interaction with Matter

PART III: THE RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGE

10. Concepts of Image Quality

11. Control of Scatter Radiation

12. Screen-Film Radiography

13.  Screen-Film Radiographic Technique

PART IV: THE DIGITAL RADIOGRAPHIC IMAGE

14. Introduction to Computer Science

15. Computed Radiography

16. Digital Radiography

17. Digital Radiographic Technique - NEW

PART V: IMAGE ARTIFACTS AND QUALITY CONTROL

18. Screen-Film Radiographic Artifacts

19. Screen-Film Radiographic Quality Control

20. Digital Radiographic Artifacts

21. Digital Radiographic Quality Control

PART VI: ADVANCED X-RAY IMAGING

22. Mammography

23. Mammography Quality Control

24. Fluoroscopy

25. Digital Fluoroscopy

26. Interventional Radiography

27. Computed Tomography

PART VII: VIEWING THE DIGITAL IMAGE

28. Features of the Digital Image

29. The Digital Image Display - NEW

30. Viewing the Digital Image

31. Digital Display Device Quality Control

PART VIII: RADIOBIOLOGY

32. Human Biology

33. Fundamental Principles of Radiobiology

34. Molecular and Cellular Radiobiology

35. Deterministic Effects of Radiation Exposure

36. Stochastic Effects of Radiation Exposure

PART IX: RADIATION PROTECTION

37. Health Physics

38. Designing for Radiation Protection

39. Patient Radiation Dose Management

40. Occupational Radiation Dose Management

Key Features

  • Broad coverage of radiologic science topics — including radiologic physics, imaging, radiobiology, radiation protection, and more — allows you to use the text over several semesters.
  • Highlighted math formulas call attention to mathematical information for special focus.
  • Important Concept boxes recap the most important chapter information.
  • Colored page tabs for formulas, conversion tables, abbreviations, and other data provide easy access to frequently used information.
  • End-of-chapter questions include definition exercises, short answer, and calculations to help you review material.
  • Key terms and expanded glossary enable you to easily reference and study content.
  • Chapter introductions, summaries, objectives, and outlines help you organize and pinpoint the most important information.

Details

No. of pages:
672
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323292078
eBook ISBN:
9780323081368
eBook ISBN:
9780323136402
Hardcover ISBN:
9780323081351

About the Authors

Stewart Bushong Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Radiologic Science, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX