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Early radiology 

Early radiology
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Early radiology
Author(s):

Adrian M.K. Thomas

and Arpan K. Banerjee

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199639977.003.0002
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date: 13 July 2020

Chapter 2 discusses the practice of early radiology, the dangers and victims of radiation exposure, the establishment of radiology safety standards, and the early pioneers of radiology use in clinical practice. It also covers early authorship of books on radiology, as well as different uses of radiology by various medical teams, as well as other uses, including border controls, postal services, and surveillance.

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