MDCT Physics: The Basics: Technology, Image Quality and Radiation Dose

Publication Year: 2009

Edition: 1st Ed.

Authors/Editor: Mahesh, Mahadevappa

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)

ISBN: 978-0-78-176811-5

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Written by the chief physicist at Johns Hopkins University Hospital, this easy-to-read short textbook explains the physics behind multi-detector CT technology, particularly newer, more complex technology.

The focus of this book is on principles of physics, effects of scan parameters on image quality, and optimum radiation dosage. The book includes numerous key points summaries and questions to assist in exam preparation.

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Platform: Ovid OvidMD
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW)
Product Type: Book
Author/Editor: Mahesh, Mahadevappa
ISBN: 978-0-78-176811-5
Specialty:
Residents
Cardiology
Radiology
Internal Medicine
Language: English
Edition: 1st Ed.
Pages: 208
Illustrations: 279
Year: 2009

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