Radiation is central to many radiologic modalities: x-rays, CT, mammography, nuclear medicine, and interventional radiology. This chapter reviews the concept of radiation, the two main categories of radiation effects, and uses of radiation in medicine.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Title of host publication||Radiology Fundamentals: Introduction to Imaging & Technology|
|Publisher||Springer International Publishing|
|Number of pages||5|
|State||Published - Jan 1 2020|
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