2008 - 2009 Lectures

Textbooks

The Essential Physics of Medical Imaging, 2nd edition.
Bushberg, Seibert, Leidholdt and Boone.
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2002.

 

MRI from Picture to Proton, 2nd edition.
McRobbie, Moore, Graves, Prince.
Cambridge University Press, 2007.

Syllabus

2007-2008 Diagnostic Radiology Imaging Physics Course Syllabus

 

 Lectures

Weeks 1-2 (3 and 10 July 2008)

Introduction to Medical Imaging, Radiation and the Atom - Bushberg Chapters 1 and 2

 

Weeks 2-3 (10 and 17 July 2008)

Interaction of Radiation with Matter - Bushberg Chapter 3

 

Week 4 (24 July 2008)

Computers in Medical Imaging - Bushberg Chapter 4
Computer Networks, PACS and Teleradiology - Bushberg Chapter 17

 

Weeks 5-6 (31 July and 7 August 2008)

X-ray Production, X-ray Tubes and Generators - Bushberg Chapter 5

 

Weeks 7-8 (21 August 2008)

Screen-Film Radiography- Bushberg Chapter 6

 

 

RSNA/AAPM Tutorials (Screen-Film Radiography)

 

 

Week 9-10 (28 August - September 4, 2008)

Image Quality (Part - I) - Bushberg Chapter 10

 

 

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