EMERALD
Internet Issue 

Module 1
The Physics of 
X-ray Diagnostic 
Radiology

  1. Cover
  2. Authors
  3. Acknowledgements
  4. Abbreviations
  5. Contents
  6. Time tables
  1. Radiation Protection
    Introduction
    Observing Audit
  2. Quality Control
    Observing QC
    QC Instrumentation
  3. Dosimetry
    Ionising Chambers
    TLD Chips
    Personnel Dosimetry
    DAP Meter
    X-ray Interactions
    Dose Calculations
    Patient Dose Survey
  4. X-Ray Image
    Formation

    Resolution
    Image Noise
    Scatter Radiation
  5. X-Ray Tube
    Basic Characteristics
    Leakage & Filtration
    Output Params
    KvP and Timer Params

  6. Radiographic Equip
    Familiarisation

    QC General
    QC Mobile
    QC Dental
    QC Mammography
    Tomography
    Exposure Control (AEC)

  7. Film processor
    Maintenance

    Sensitometry
    Film Types
    Screen Types
  8. Fluorscopy
    Familiarisation
    Typical Equipment
    Image Quality
    Brightness Control
    QC Angio
  9. Digital X-ay Equip
    Basic formats

    Image Formation
    DSA Methods
    PACS
    CT Installation
    QC CT Scanners
  10. X-ray Shielding
    Basics

    Room Plan
    Legislation
  11. Update 2003
    CD& DDR 1
    CD& DDR 2
    CD& DDR 3
    Spiral CT 1
    Spiral CT 2
  12. Detailed timetable