Type
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Description

Describes personal injury law torts
An action that causes fear or apprehension in the patient assault
Inappropriate touching or harm done to the patient battery
An unjustified restraint false imprisonment
A violation of any aspect of patient confidentiality invasion of privacy
Effects of radiation on the body being irradiated somatic effects
Effects of radiation on the genetic code of a cell; affects the next generation genetic effects
Energy of position potential energy
Energy of motion kinetic energy
Line from outer canthus of the eye to the auricular point; also called the radiographic baseline OML
Line from just below the eye to the auricular point; also called Reid's baseline IOML
Level of xiphoid tip T10
Level of superiormost aspect of iliac crest L4
Level of anterior superior iliac spine (ASIS) S1
Cardiac motion, peristalsis, muscular spasm, chills, pain is known as what kind of motion? involuntary motion

Radiation Therapy CrossWord

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Description

Additional cancer treatment given after the primary treatment to lower the risk that the cancer will come back Adjuvant Therapy
A form of radiotherapy where a sealed radiation source is placed inside or next to the area requiring treatment Brachytherapy
The development of secondary malignant growth, at a distance from a primary site of cancer Metastases
Fixation of a body part, in order to limit movement Immobilisation
A term relating to the amount of ionizing radiation that is incident upon living or inanimate material Exposure
A point in space through which the central rays of the radiation beams pass Isocenter
Device most commonly used for external beam radiation treatments Linear Accelerator
Treatment intent that is designed to relieve symptoms, and improve your quality of life, but not cure disease Palliative
A term used to describe a tumour that does not respond well to radiation therapy Radioresistant
A type of radiation therapy in which patients undergo one or just a few treatments Hypofractionated
A tumour that is not cancerous Benign
A Tumour that is cancerous Malignant
A material of density nearly equivalent to tissue placed within the treatment beam to compensate for unevenness of body contour or to enhance the buildup of dose on skin surface Bolus
A tapered block of attenuating material, designed to produce a differential distribution of radiation exposures over the area of a radiation beam Wedge Filter
Treatment with an x-ray machine of relatively low energy Superficial
A method for delivering high-energy x-ray or electron beams to a patient’s tumour, generated by a linear accelerator External Beam
The measure of an area irradiated by a given beam Field Size
Treatment by x-ray beams, not in the supervoltage range Conventional
External beam therapy in which the source of radiation is moved around the patient during treatment Arc Therapy
An additional dose of radiation that is given after an initial course of radiation to enhance tumour control Boost
Cancer that starts in the glandular tissue, such as in the ducts or lobules of the breast Adenocarcinoma
A type of treatment that uses stereotactic radio surgical devices that non-invasively treats malignant and benign brain tumours, vascular malformations and trigeminal neuralgia in a single patient visit Gamma Knife
A frameless robotic radio surgery system used for treating benign and malignant tumours Cyberknife
Side effect known as an inflammation of the oesophagus Oesophagitis
A symptom of disease; difficulty or discomfort in swallowing Dysphagia
superficial reddening of the skin, usually in patches, as a result of irritation Erythema
a device made up of individual leaves that can move independently in and out of the path of a particle beam in order to block it Multi-leaf Collimator
A form of radiation that can be used at low levels to produce an image of the body on film or at high levels to destroy cancer cells. X-rays
The process of finding out whether cancer has spread and if so, how far Staging
Hair loss; A side effect from chemotherapy or from radiation therapy to the head Alopecia
A type of treatment in which the total dose of radiation is divided into small doses and treatments are given more than once a day Hyperfractionated

Heat Transfer: Conduction, Convection, and Radiation Crossword

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Description

stored energy potential energy
energy in motion kinetic energy
ability to cause change energy
movement of energy due to differences in temperature thermal energy
transfer of energy when a push or pull makes an object move work
force between two surfaces that resists friction
material that can be burned to produce energy fuel
measure of the kinetic energy in the particles of a material temperature
movement of thermal energy from warmer objects to cooler objects heat
increase in the volume of a substance when the temperature increases thermal expansion
transfer of thermal energy by particle collision in matter conduction
materials which transfer energy easily are called__________________. conductors
transfer of thermal energy by the movement of matter from one place to another convection
transfer of thermal energy by electromagnetic waves radiation
movement of fluid particles due to increased temperature and decreased density convection currents
material made of liquids or gases that can easily change their locations fluid

Radiation Safety Crossword

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Description

The 2 types of ionizing radiation are particulate and ______. electromagnetic
The _______ ______ Law states that the radiation dose in inversly proportional to the square of the distance. inverse square
The 3 basic rules of radiation safety are time, distance and _________. shielding
ALARS stands for as low as reasonably __________. achievable
Radiation effects the cells of the body and can possible ________ the risk of certain types of cancer or genetic mutations. increase
_______ radiation is emitted from the patient. Scatter
___________ reduces the field size and the patient dose. collimation
___________ is the reduction of the energy in the beam as it passes through matter. Attenuation
the device used to terminate an exposure once the desired amount of radiation reaches the image receptor. AEC
A device that measures the dose of radiatio workers. dosimeter

Anatomy Crossword

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Crossword
Description

House of the brain and spinal cavity Dorsal cavity
Front aspect of the human body Ventral cavity
Upper region of abdomen Epigastric region
Region on each side of abdomen Hypogastric
Areas which abdomen is divided Iliac region
Pertaining to the abdominal segment of torso Lumbar region
Area surrounding umbilicus Umbilical region
Plane that divides body into ventral & dorsal sections Frontal plane
Bisects body into left & right Median plane
Imaginary planes which divides body into superior and inferior Transverse plane
Description of any part of the body Anatomical position
Branch of science concerned with bodily functions of humans Anatomy
Branch of biology which deals with normal functions of organisms Physiology
Tendancy toward stable equillibrium Homeostasis
Enhancement of effect of its own influence Positive feedback
Return of part of an output Negative feedback
Process of growing old Aging
What organisms are made of Tissue
Smallest unit of life Cell
Part of an organisms that has vital functions Organ
Group of organs working togetjer Organ system
Signle selled life form Organism

Conduction, Convection, and Radiation Crossword

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Crossword
Description

It is the transfer of thermal energy by movement of matter from one place to another Convection
It is the transfer of thermal energy by collisions between particles Conduction
It is transferred by conduction, convection, and radiation Thermal energy
It is the transfer of thermal energy by electromagnetic waves. Radiation
It is the amount of matter in a unit of volume Density
Materials in which thermal energy moves quickly Conductors
The circular motion that results in a fluid heated from below Convection current
It is a material made of particles that can easily change their locations Fluid
It is the movement from one place to another Transfer
They are created by the vibration of an electical charge electromagnetic waves

Energy, Motion and Forces Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

fulcrum
mechanical advantage
pulley
lever
machine
inertia
net force
force
centripetal acceleration
acceleration
velocity
reference point
position
vector
speed
motion
radiation
convection
calorie
insulator
conductor
conduction
heat
thermal energy
thermometer
degree
temperature
energy transformation
mechanical energy
potential energy
kinetic energy
energy

Energy and Motion Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

action force
balanced force
conduction
convection
energy
force
frame of reference
friction
gravity
heat
kinetic energy
momentum
motion
position
potential energy
radiation
reaction force
speed
temperature
thermal conductivity
unbalanced force
velocity

Dental Assistant Crossword

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Crossword
Description

The science or study of of radiation as used in medicine radiology
What is the negative elctron in the xray tube Cathode
The difference in the degree of blacknes of an image contrast
The positive electrode in the xray tube anode
The highest voltage on an xray tube used during exposure kilovoltage
The concept of radiation protection that all exposures be kept as low as reasonably possible alara
The process of recording images of the teeth radiography
A tiny bundle of pure energy that has no weight or mass photon
One one thousandth of an ampere milliampere
Digitally produced recordings of anatomic structures Image
Effects of radiation that are passed on to future generations through cells Genetic
Process by which electrons are removed from atoms ionization
Time between exposure to ionizing radiation and appearance of symptoms latent
A negatively charged particle in the atom Electron
The overall darkness of an image density
The blurred area that surrounds an image penumbra
The ability to work energy
An electrically charged particle ion
Effects of radiation that cause illness and are resposible for poor health somatic
This is what it is called when it is trasparent to xrays radiolucent
Tooth enamel, dense areas of bone and metal restorations are examples of radiopaque
Anything that occupies space matter

Potential and Kinetic Energy Crossword

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Description

Unit of Energy Joules
The energy an object has because of its motion. KINETIC
Visible energy that is given off by some objects in the form of radiation. LIGHT
Energy that moves in the form of rays, waves, and particles, such as nuclear energy. RADIATION
Energy of moving electric charges. ELECTRIC
Type of energy that is created through the breaking of chemical bonds in alkaline batteries. CHEMICAL
SI unit of energy. JOULES
Stored energy is called POTENTIAL
The SI unit of force. NEWTONS
What kind of potential energy is MGH used to calculate GRAVITATIONAL
Energy stored in an object when the shape of an object is changed like when a rubber band is stretched or compressed ELASTIC
Vibrating air that travels as waves to your ears SOUND
Energy commonly called heat. THERMAL
The force of attraction between two masses GRAVITY
The sum of kinetic energy, gravitational potential energy, and elastic potential energy in a system is called MECHANICAL
When nothing changes because there is no friction or air resistance. CONSERVATION
Rate at which speed changes ACCELERATION
To convert from one form to another TRANSFORMATION
Energy released during fission or fusion, used mostly to generate electricity. NUCLEAR
Scientific method of expressing magnitudes or qualities of important natural phenomena. SI

Physical Science Crossword Puzzle Project

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Crossword
Description

is an idea or explanation that you then test through study and experimentation. hypothesis
is the variable that is changed or controlled in a scientific experiment. dependent variable
are the variables that the experimenter changes to test their dependent variable. independent variable
is the rate at which an object covers distance. speed
speed and direction of an object. velocity
a unit of mass equal to 1000 grams. kilograms
is the base unit for length or distance. meters
is the metric unit base for temperature. kelvin
something that causes a change in the motion of an object. (an object's mass multiplied by its acceleration) force
is the resistance of any physical object to any change in its state of motion. inertia
the process in which energy is emitted as particles or waves. radiation
the amount of energy exerted when a force of one newton is applied over a displacement of one meter. joule
transfer of energy that occurs when a force makes an object move. work
the amount of work (or energy transfererrd) in a certain amount of time. power
transfer occurs by three mechanisms: conduction, convection, and radiation. heat
a measure of the warmth or coldness of an object or substance with reference to some standard value. temperature
the amount of heat needed to raise the temperature of one gram of a substance by one degree Celsius, or to raise the temperature of one pound of a substance by one degree Fahrenheit. specific heat
energy that is transferred by the movement of electrons or ions. conduction
heat transferred in a gas or liquid by the circulation of currents from one region to another. convection
a material or an object that does not easily allow heat, electricity, light, or sound to pass through it. insulator
can be transferred from one object to another in the form of heat. thermal energy