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Most significantly, by using an intensifying screen, Putin was able to create the image with an exposure of only several seconds--a far shorter exposure than would have been required to expose the film using direct x-rays.
Twenty years ago, 3M (NYSE: MMM) introduced the Trimax(TM) system, an intensifying screen system that allowed radiologists to greatly reduce the amount of radiation needed for X-ray examinations.
Coverage includes essential mathematics and physics used in radiology, the basics of atoms, the X-ray tube, diagnostic equipment, production of X-rays, radiation effects, control of the primary beam and scatter, radiographic film, intensifying screens and cassettes, processing the radiographic film, digital radiography, radiographic image quality, radiation protection, radiography principles, contrast media, small and large animal radiographic techniques, ultrasound, and advanced imaging techniques.