x-radiation


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Related to x-radiation: gamma radiation, ultraviolet radiation, Xrays

x-ra·di·a·tion

(eks'rā'dē-ā'shŭn),
Radiant energy from an x-ray tube.
See also: x-ray.

x-radiation

(ĕks′rā′dē-ā′shən)
n.
1. Treatment with or exposure to x-rays.
2. Radiation composed of x-rays.
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The inset in Figure 3 shows that the BaFCl:[Eu.sup.2+] powder shows a strong photoluminescence centered at 381 nm when excited with X-radiation of 0.154 nm at room temperature.
However, Joshi and Ledoux (1970) reported no significant modification of DNA, RNA and acid soluble content, while protein content was adversely affected in barley exposure to X-radiation doses ranging from 10 to 15 kR.
It measures x-radiation, gamma radiation and, when equipped with a suitable window, beta radiation.
Maintenance and quality control of X-radiation imaging equipment brand Electrics.II.2.5 General) Award criteria
Like other researchers, in the beginning he considered X-radiation harmless [28], and he proposed its use in the detection of lung disease and foreign bodies in the body [13].
On November 8 each year, the global medical community celebrates World Radiography Day, which marks the anniversary of Wilhelm RE[micro]ntgen's discovery of X-radiation in 1895.
Evans, "The influence of X-radiation on mortality following thermal flash burns: the site of tissue injury as a factor determining the type of invading bacteria," Annals of Surgery, vol.
New research shows that the Canadian C-spine Rule (CCR) is a better way to determine which trauma patients should undergo cervical spine radiography than criteria developed by the National Emergency X-Radiation Utilization Study (NEXUS).
A diffuse glow of X-radiation permeates the universe, challenging astronomers to discover its source.
The contract also includes a spectrometer including a complete vacuum system, cooling system, monochromatic source of X-radiation detection system analyzer, complete electronic systems, control and evaluation data-station control software.
Radiologic technologists must realize that ionizing x-radiation can easily penetrate protective apparel such as lead aprons when these aprons are in the direct path of the primary or "useful" beam.
the contract also includes a spectrometer including a complete vacuum system, cooling system, a monochromatic source of x-radiation detection system analyzer, complete electronic system control and evaluation data-station control software.