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Chest X-ray screening practices

Marion Torchia

Chest X-ray screening practices

an annotated bibliography

by Marion Torchia

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Published by Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Food and Drug Administration, Bureau of Radiological Health, for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Rockville, Md, Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Chest -- Radiography -- Bibliography.,
  • X-rays -- Bibliography.

  • Edition Notes

    Mar. 1980.

    Statementcompiled by Marion Torchia, JoAnne DuChez, Capital Systems Group, Inc.
    SeriesDHEW publication ; no. (FDA) 80-8116, DHEW publication -- no. (FDA) 80-8116.
    ContributionsDuChez, JoAnne., United States. Bureau of Radiological Health., Capital Systems Group, inc.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 57 p. ;
    Number of Pages57
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18016703M

    Chest x-ray uses a very small dose of ionizing radiation to produce pictures of your lungs, heart, bones of the spine and chest. This includes a dental X-ray . X-rays are non-invasive tests and are the most common type of imaging. General X-ray includes all X-rays taken to help provide physicians with the information they .


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