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Título: Digital radiography detectors - A technical overview: Part 2
Autor: Lança, Luís
Silva, Augusto
Palavras-chave: Radiologia
Radiografia digital
Digital radiography
Data: Mar-2009
Editora: Elsevier
Citação: Lança L, Silva A. Digital radiography detectors - A technical overview: Part 2. Radiography. 2009;15(2):134-8.
Resumo: Digital X-ray detector technologies provide several advantages when compared with screen-film (SF) systems: better diagnostic quality of the radiographic image, increased dose efficiency, better dynamic range and possible reduction of radiation exposure to the patient. The transition from traditional SF systems to digital technology-based systems highlights the importance of the discussion around technical factors such as image acquisition, themanagement of patient dose and diagnostic image quality. Radiographers should be aware of these aspects concerning their clinical practice regarding the advantages and limitations of digital detectors. Newdigital technologies require an up-to-date of scientific knowledge concerning their use in projection radiography. This is the second of a two-part review article focused on a technical overview of digital radiography detectors. This article provides a discussion about the issues related to the image acquisition requirements and advantages of digital technologies, the management of patient dose and the diagnostic image quality.
Peer review: yes
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10400.21/990
ISSN: 1078-8174
Versão do Editor: http://biblioteca.sinbad.ua.pt/publicacoes/16-10-2008_15-51-1839
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