December 2012 RadTech, X-Ray Tech Board Exam Results

The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) has released today, Monday, December 10, 2012, the results of the Radiologic Technologists and X-Ray Technologists Licensure Examinations held last December 5-6, 2012 online. The Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced Monday that 433 out of 1,001 passed the Radiologic Technologist Licensure Examination and...
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Contrast Agents used in Ultrasound

Ultrasound contrast agents are gas-filled micro-bubbles which are injected into the blood stream. Micro-bubbles will give increased backscatter signal due to the large acoustic impedance mismatch between the gas-filled bubble and surrounding tissue Micro-bubble suspension is injected intravenously into the systemic circulation in a small bolus. The micro-bubbles...
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The 3 X-ray Tube Rating Charts

There are three (3) x-ray tube rating charts that are very important in order to prolong tube life. They are listed below: Radiographic Tube Rating Charts Anode Cooling Chart Housing Cooling Chart   Radiographic Tube Rating Charts A guide regarding the most common technical factor combinations that can...
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