CT ImagingPractical Physics, Artifacts, and Pitfalls

CT ImagingPractical Physics, Artifacts, and Pitfalls

Alexander C. Mamourian

Print publication date: Feb 2013

ISBN: 9780199782604

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This resource covers complex applications such as CT cardiac imaging and dual-source dual-energy CT scanning as well as the pitfalls and artifacts that will be encountered in clinical practice. It also includes chapters on the language of radiation dose and strategies for dose reduction that are essential for optimal CT imaging and patient safety.