computed radiography


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com·put·ed ra·di·og·ra·phy (CR),

converting transmitted x-rays into light, using a solid-state imaging device such as a photostimulable phosphor plate, and recovering and processing the image using a digital computer; the image may then be printed on film or displayed on a computer screen.

com·put·ed ra·di·og·ra·phy

(kŏm-pyūtĕd rādē-ogră-fē)
Converting transmitted x-rays into light, using a solid-state imaging device such as a photostimulable phosphor plate, and recovering and processing the image using a digital computer; the image may then be printed on film or displayed on a computer screen.

com·put·ed ra·di·og·ra·phy

(kŏm-pyūtĕd rādē-ogră-fē)
Converting transmitted x-rays into light, using a solid-state imaging device and recovering and processing the image using a digital computer; image may then be printed or displayed on a computer screen.
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The DICOM-compliant Digital Science Computed Radiography System 400 Plus enables radiologists to capture general radiographic studies as digital images for printing, viewing and storage, and includes the Autoloader Plus feature, which speeds up and simplifies CR cassette loading and retrieval.
Sonoda et al (1) published the design and development of a photostimulable phosphor (PSP) computed radiography system in 1983.
Continued development of computed radiography (CR) systems is spurred by radiology administrators' need for these advantages.
Tenders are invited for Computed radiography machine and x ray machine purchase
Computed radiography dominated the overall X-ray technology market and was valued at over USD 2.80 billion in 2013.
For example, the American Society of Mechanical Engineers' (ASME) code case published in November 2005 approved the use of computed radiography as an alternative to film radiography for the purpose of weld examinations.
Due to the use of a computed radiography system, the image appears small, which is normal with this Fuji system.
Albany, NY, December 05, 2013 --(PR.com)-- According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research "X- Ray Market (Portable, Handheld, Digital Radiography, Computed Radiography, Flat Panel Detection Systems, Mammography) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth and Forecast, 2012 - 2018" the market for x-rays was valued at USD 7.5 billion in 2011 and it is expected to reach an estimated value of USD 9.8 billion in 2018, growing at a CAGR of 4.0% from 2012 to 2018.
One recent innovation is that of computed radiography (CR), which employs a re-usable phosphor screen instead of conventional film to produce a digital image that can be scanned and displayed on a conventional PC monitor.
A recent advance, however, is the advent of computed radiography (CR).
Computed radiography provides the digital equivalent of the conventional X-ray film, with added advantages to better meet the needs of customers:
R.T.s perform numerous types of exams, including bone densitometry scans, intravenous pyelograms, upper and lower gastrointestinal studies, C-arm examinations during surgery, neurologic and urologic procedures under fluoroscopy and computed radiography exams on trauma patients.

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