Home > Books > Radiological Sciences Dictionary: Keywords, Names and Definitions
Radiological Sciences Dictionary: Keywords, Names and Definitions
View PDF

Radiological Sciences Dictionary: Keywords, Names and Definitions

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Dowsett, David
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 978-0-340-94167-6
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87
  • Description
  • Details

Quick-reference guide for all hospital staff employed in diagnostic imaging - with over 3000 keywords

Written in a concise and easy to digest form, the dictionary covers a wide variety of subject matter, including:
· Radiation legislation and measurement
· Computing and digital imaging terminology
· Nuclear medicine radionuclides and radiopharmaceuticals
· Radiographic contrast agents (x-ray, MRI and ultrasound)
· Definitions used in ultrasound and MRI technology
· Statistical expressions and general scientific terms relevant to radiology

Keywords are linked so that a particular topic can be followed by reference to all relevant keywords. In many instances, keywords are further defined by showing worked examples.

Additional useful entries to the dictionary include historical reference to notable persons who have contributed to diagnostic imaging, as well as web page contacts for relevant worldwide organizations.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Dowsett, David
  • ISBN: 978-0-340-94167-6
  • Specialty:
    Imaging Technology
    Radiology
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 384
  • Illustrations: 250
  • Year: 2009
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 87

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
FSTA® Food Science and Technology Abstracts FSTA® covers topics relating to every aspect of the food chain including all the major food commodities plus biotechnology, microbiology, food safety, and nutrition.
JOTM
Northern Light Life Sciences Conference Abstracts This grey literature database provides unique access to 2.5 million abstracts and posters from medical and life sciences conferences from across the globe.
JOTM
JBJS Case Connector This cross-referenced online journal compiles symptoms, conditions, and demographic details to empower surgeons to find cases similar to theirs and to mine the database to reveal emerging trends and identify patterns.
JOTM
Diseases of the Colon & Rectum Recognized as the authority in conditions affecting the colon, rectum, and anus this journal includes peer-reviewed original research, reviews, selected abstracts of the literature, and more.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
Avoiding Common Errors in the Emergency Department
Covers 400 errors commonly made by residents, medical students, attendings, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants in the emergency department, and gives practical, easy-to-remember tips for avoiding these pitfalls.

A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy
Helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz's unique, color wheel approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, expediting effective treatment.