Tag: X-ray

An X-ray is a quick, painless test that produces images of the structures inside the body. X-ray beams pass through the body, and they are absorbed in different amounts depending on the density of the material they pass through.


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Use of X-Radiation for Diagnostic and Therpeutic Purposes
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Introduction: Compare and contrast the use of X-radiation for diagnostic and therapeutic purposes. Introduction Radiation is energy that comes as a form of either a wave or as energised particles. In a radiation sp... Last modified: 25th May 2020

Achilles Tendon Sprain Case Study
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Introduction: Name: Lani Thompson Age: 26 Sex: Female Occupation: Merchandiser Height: 179 Weight:77.8, BMI: Diet: Mixed Family: She lives with her partner, no kids. Medical History: No history of Hypertension, Ca... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Since X Ray Was Discovered Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: Since x-ray was discovered by Roentgen in 1895, its medical application has grown to be a fast and dynamic imaging modality. Today’s imaging department consists of an impressive array of diagnos... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Possible Effects Of Xray Films Health And Social Care Essay
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Introduction: Chapter 1 Introduction The production of radiographic films involves the same methods as photographic film processing. In radiography, x-rays rather than visible light create a latent image on the fil... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020

Factors Affecting Contrast In An Xray Image Health Essay
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Introduction: To test resolution, a line pair guage is used. To measure MTF in an x-ray system, the sine wave equivalent of a line pair gauge is used. The closest distinguishable pair of cycles determines the best ... Last modified: 11th Feb 2020