Computed digital radiography in clinical practice

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Published by Thieme Medical Publishers, G. Thieme Verlag in New York, Stuttgart, New York .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Radiographic Image Enhancement.,
  • Radiography, Medical -- Digital techniques.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statement[edited by] Reginald Greene, Jörg W. Oestmann.
ContributionsGreene, Reginald E., Oestmann, Jörg-Wilhelm.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC78.7.D35 C62 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 177 p. :
Number of Pages177
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20253917M
ISBN 100865773513, 3137645018

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