By Jiang Hsieh

ISBN-10: 0819475335

ISBN-13: 9780819475336

Six years after its first variation, *Computed Tomography: rules, layout, Artifacts, and up to date Advances, moment Edition* offers and up to date evaluation of the evolution of CT, the mathematical and actual elements of the know-how, and the basics of photo reconstruction algorithms. Given the excessive visibility and public understanding of the influence of x-ray radiation, the second one version incorporates a new bankruptcy on x-ray dose and provides assorted dose relief suggestions starting from sufferer dealing with, optimum info acquisition, photo reconstruction, and postprocess. according to the developments over the last six years, the second one variation contains new sections on cone beam reconstruction algorithms, nonconventional helical acquisition and reconstruction, new reconstruction methods, and dual-energy CT. ultimately, new to this version is a collection of difficulties for every bankruptcy, supplying possibilities to reinforce reader comprehension and perform the appliance of lined fabric.