roentgen ray


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roentgen ray

n.
See x-ray.
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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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Paulis is a member of the American Board of Radiology, American Roentgen Ray Society, Society of Breast Imaging and the Monroe County Medical Society.
He is a member of the Mississippi State Medical Association, American College of Radiology, Radiology Society of North America, the American Roentgen Ray Society, and the Mississippi Radiological Society.
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.teleradiologyspecialists.com).
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.
It would be called an x-ray and radiograph instead of Roentgen ray and photograph.
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.
American Roentgen Ray Society AJR 1990; 154: 806-8.
"MRI Guidance of Focused Ultrasound Therapy of Uterine Fibroids: Early Results." American Roentgen Ray Society.