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radiographer
electrons
ultrasound
radiation
endoscopy
tomography
lungs
bones
exposure
xray
medicine
ionising
cat scan
barium salts
organ
tissue
attenuatuion
absorbtion
cathode

Rad Tech Week 2017 Word Scramble

Type
Word Scramble
Description

barium
chest xray
bone density
echocardiogram
nuclear medicine
radiation
ultrasound
fluoroscopy
roentgen
technologist
fracture
radiograph
computed tomography
radiopaque
patient care
magnetic resonance
imaging
positron emission tomography
radiolucent
mammography
cathode ray tube
bone
radiologist
bucky
scan

Medical Imaging Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

Abdomen
Anode
Arthrogram
Barium
Bones
Cathode
Chest
Clavicle
CT Scan
Dexa
Digital
Exposure
Extremities
Femur
Fluoroscopy
Fracture
Fuchs
Gadolinium
Imaging
Isovue
Knee
Lead
Magnet
Mammography
MRI
Myelogram
Nuclear Medicine
Pelvis
Portable
Radiation
Radiograph
Radiologist
Radiopaque
Radius
Ribs
Roentgen
Shoulder
Skeleton
Skull
Spine
Technologist
Trauma
Ultrasound
Xray

X-Ray imaging Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BARIUM MEAL
RADIATION
PHOTOGRAPHIC PLATE
NON INVASIVE
RADIOGRAPH
TOMOGRAPHY
LUNGS
AIR
BLOOD
SOFT TISSUE
BONE
LEADPLATE
CTSCAN
CATSCAN
IONIZING
XRAY

Radiology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Contains x-ray tube tubehead
image is projected onto this imagereceptor
where electrons are converted into photons anode
holds film in the mouth receptorholder
concept that everyone should be exposed to minimal radiation ALARA
particles with a negative charge electron
particles with a positive charge proton
protects chest and lap leadapron
goes aroud neck, protects thyroid glad thyroidcollar
consists of exposure button, on/off, controls controlpanel
suspends x-ray tubehead extensionarm
consists of tungsten filament and focusing cup cathode
controls number of electrons produced in x-ray tube milliamperage
how the light and dark areas differ contrast
the darkness or blackness of an image density
controls the energy and wavelength kilovoltage

Radiology and Diagnostic Imaging Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Radiologist: A medical doctor who specializes in ______ radiology
A CT scan is a two-dimensional view of ______ being evaluated tissue
MRI is most valuable for images of the heart, large blood vessels, ______, and soft tissues brain
Patients with implanted metal devices such as __________, wires, clips, or prosthetic valves are not eligible for MRI's pacemakers
Mammography is the method for screening for breast ______ cancer
PET scans provide color-coded images that indicate the degree and intensity of the ________ process metabolic
During an ultrasound, sound waves are reflected back into the ______ transducer
X-rays use high-energy ________ waves electromagnetic
Protection must be provided for testicles and ovaries to prevent ______-induced abnormalities radiation
______ ______ declared he was scared of X-rays Thomas Edison

Rad Tech Week Word Search

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Word Search
Description

DR. WILLIAMS
DR. HOWARD
CHICKASAW NATION
BIOPSY
ROENTGEN
RADIOPAQUE
PATIENT CARE
DIGITAL
MAMMOGRAPHY
DEXA
BARIUM
MRI
NUCLEAR MEDICINE
ULTRASOUND
CT SCAN
RADIOLOGIST
IMAGING
FRACTURE
BONE
RADIATION
TECHNOLOGIST

Chapter 38 and 39 Vocabulary Crossword Puzzle

Type
Crossword
Description

radiation protection concept meaning, "As Low as Reasonably Achievable" ALARA
The positive electron in the x-ray tube Anode
basic unit of matter Atom
The negative electrode in the x-ray tube Cathode
x-rays at the center of the beam. Central Ray
difference in degrees of blackness on an image contrast
The portion of the x-ray unit that contains the master switch, indicator light, selection buttons, and the exposure button. control panel
the overall darkness or blackness of an image density
the process of recording images of the teeth and adjacent structures by exposure to x-radiation dental radiography
a filmless method of capturing an image and displaying it by using an image receptor, an electronic signal, and a computer to process and store the image. digital imaging
change in the size of an image caused by incorrect vertical angulation distortion
the amount of energy absorbed by tissues dose (of radiation)
a device used to detect and measure an accumulated dosage of radiation dosimeter
a negatively charged particle in the atom electron
the ability to do work energy
flexible arm that is attached to the x-ray tubehead extension arm
effect of radiation that are passed on to future generations through genetic cells genetic effects
film based or digitally produced recordings of anatomic structures image
a recording medium (or device) for an image, normally film, phosphor storage plate (PSP), or a digital sensor. image receptor
the total energy of the x-ray beam intensity
an electrically charged particle ion
process by which electrons are removed from atoms, causing the harmful effects of radiation in humans. ionization
highest voltage of x-ray tube used during exposure kilovoltage peak
time between exposure to ionizing radiation and the appearance of symptoms latent period
device used to protect the reproductive and blood-forming tissues from scatter radiation lead apron
the proportional enlargement of an image Magnification
anything that occupies space and has form or shape matter
one one-thousandth (1/1000) of an ampere; a unit of measurement used to describe the intensity of an electrical current. milliampere
the blurred or indistinct area that surrounds an image penumbra
a minute (tiny) bundle of pure energy that has no weight or mass photon
the most penetrating beam produced at the target of the anode Primary beam
the mean energy or penetrating ability of the x-ray beam. quality

Radiology Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The energy or penetrating ability of the x-ray beam. Quality
The number of x-ray photons in the beam. Quantity
The product of the quantity and quality per unit of area per unit of time of exposure. Intensity
Regulates the temperature of the cathode filament. Milliamperage
The interval of time during which x-rays are produced. Exposure time
The overall darkness or blackness of an image. Density
How sharply dark and light areas differentiated or separated on an image. Contrast
Radiographic image that appears larger than the actual size of the object it represents. Magnification
A radiographic image that varies in the true size and shape of the object being radiographed. Distortion
The capability of the receptor to reproduce the distinct outlines of an object. Sharpness
Peak voltage applied to the x-ray tube that determines the highest energy of x-ray photon. kVp

RADIOLOGY TECH WEEK Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

BARIUM
BONE
CHEST
COMMINUTED
COMPOUND
CT SCAN
DEXA
DIGITAL
FRACTURE
FUCHS
GREENSTICK
IMAGING
MRI
NUCLEAR MACHINE
PATIENT CARE
RADIATION
RADIOGRAPH
RADIOLOGIST
RADIOPAQUE
ROENTGEN
SPIRAL
TECHNOLOGIST
ULTRASOUND
XRAY

X-RAY TUBES Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The principle that spreads heat over a greater area of the anode and allows the effective focal spot to be smaller than the actual focal spot LINEFOCUS
How ninety-nine percent of an electrons kinetic energy is converted HEAT
Keeps the electron cloud together before they leave the cathode FOCUSINGCUP
Occurs when no more electrons can be boiled off the filament; limits x-ray tubes to a maximum of 1000 mA SPACECHARGEEFFECT
Area where electrons strike the anode FOCALSPOT
Environment inside the x-ray tube once all air has been removed VACUUM
Graph that allows radiographers to determine the maximum technical factor combination that is safe for the x-ray tube RADIOGRAPHICRATINGCHART
A coil of wire; source of electrons FILAMENT
The product of kVp, mA, and time HEATUNITS
Type of radiation emitted outside the tube housing; must be less than 1 mGy/hr at 1 m from the tube LEAKAGERADIATION
Causes uneven distribution of x-ray intensity between the cathode and anode HEELEFFECT
The positive electrode of an x-ray tube ANODE
The process of boiling off electrons at the filament THERMIONICEMISSION
The negative electrode of an x-ray tube CATHODE
The anode is constructed of this material due to its high melting point TUNGSTEN