digital radiography

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digital radiography

[′dij·əd·əl ‚rād·ē′äg·rə·fē]
(nucleonics)
The technique of producing images of objects by electronically detecting the arrival of x-ray photons transmitted through the object or emitted from it on various media, such as thin films of rare-earth elements, and converting the sensed analog signals to digital signals representing the intensity of x-ray photons at each position.
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BEIRUT: The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) handed over $50,000 to the Saint Joseph University in Beirut to equip the faculty of dental medicine with a multi-purpose digital X-ray scanning system.
You just shoot a digital X-ray, send it to the computer for the dentist, and put copies on a CD to put in the soldiers' records," Nand said.
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The XRF systems that Oxford manufactures, which employ a cold cathode digital X-ray tube, enable analysis in less than 10 seconds.
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Food and Drug Administration approval of a low-cost digital X-ray system that analysts say could greatly expand the existing market for such devices.
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