roentgen ray


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roentgen ray

n.
See x-ray.

roentgen ray

n
(General Physics) a former name for X-ray
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Noun1.roentgen ray - electromagnetic radiation of short wavelength produced when high-speed electrons strike a solid targetroentgen ray - electromagnetic radiation of short wavelength produced when high-speed electrons strike a solid target
ionizing radiation - high-energy radiation capable of producing ionization in substances through which it passes
electromagnetic radiation, electromagnetic wave, nonparticulate radiation - radiation consisting of waves of energy associated with electric and magnetic fields resulting from the acceleration of an electric charge
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According to a study by American Roentgen Ray Society, rates of false positive breast cancer screening exams fell significantly after complete integration of diagnostic digital breast tomosynthesis (DBT), potentially leading to higher quality, lower costs, and fewer unnecessary biopsies.
He is a member of the American College of Radiology, Radiology Society of North America, American Roentgen Ray Society, and American Society of Emergency Radiology (www.
Hogg is a member of the ACR; the American Academy of Neurology; the Association of University Radiologists; the Alliance of Medical Student Educators in Radiology; the Alliance of Clinical Educators in Radiology; the Radiological Society of North America; the American Roentgen Ray Society; the American Society of Neuroradiology; the American Society of Head and Neck Radiology; the West Virginia State Medical Association and the Monongalia County Medical Society.
Before the Roentgen ray this child would have either required extensive exploration or the foreign body would have been left in situ.
Presented May 3, 2012 at American Roentgen Ray Society Annual Meeting.
A former RSNA Scholar, he is the recipient of numerous research and teaching awards, is an internationally-recognised lecturer and teacher, and serves on numerous society committees, including chairing the Instructional and Categorical Course Committee, and participates on the International Relations Standing Committee, the Corporate Relations Committee, and the Executive Council of the American Roentgen Ray Society, is Chairman of the Quality Improvement Committee of the RSNA, and is deputy editor of the journal, RadioGraphics.
and Worcester District medical societies, the American College of Radiology, Radiological Society of North America, New England Roentgen Ray Society, Mass.
By 1896 his machines with up to eight discs could be adapted as Roentgen ray generators for radiography and electrotherapy treatments in hospital.
The results were presented May 7 at the American Roentgen Ray Society annual meeting.
MIAMI BEACH -- Magnetic resonance imaging visualizes uterine fibroids in enough detail that a potentially ineffective uterine fibroid embolization can be avoided in up to 20% of patients referred for the procedure, according to a study presented at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.
Parker said at the annual meeting of the American Roentgen Ray Society.