Farr's Physics for Medical Imaging

Farr's Physics for Medical Imaging Edition 2

Editors: By Penelope J. Allisy-Roberts, OBE, PhD, FIPSM, FInstP and Jerry Williams, MSc, FIPEM, CSci
ISBN: 9780702028441
Publication Date : Oct 25, 2007
Page Count: 216
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  • Description
  • About the Editor
  • Table of Contents
  • Book Reviews
Description
The new edition of Physics for Medical Imaging has been fully updated to reflect the latest advances in technology and legislation and the needs of today’s radiology trainees. Invaluable reading, particularly for those sitting the primary and final examinations of the Royal College of Radiology, UK, the book will also be of value to radiographers and personnel interested in medical imaging. The concise text is also accompanied by clear line drawings and sample images to illustrate the principles discussed.
About the Editor
By Penelope J. Allisy-Roberts, OBE, PhD, FIPSM, FInstP, Section Head, Ionising Radiations, Bureau International des Poids et Mesures and Jerry Williams, MSc, FIPEM, CSci, Consultant Medical Physicist, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh
Table of Contents
Radiation physics. Radiation hazards and protection. Imaging with X-rays. Film-screen radiography. Digital radiolography. Fluoroscopy. Computed tomography. Gamma imaging. Imaging with ultrasound. Magnetic resonance imaging.
Book Reviews
"Not only is it an essential text for the trainee radiologist, and any physics department participating in their teaching, but it is also a useful reference book for the trainee physicist as it provides an introductory overview of
diagnostic imaging."
Lauren Tedder, SCOPE, March 08