X Ray Exposure

X Ray Exposure

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Measure of the detector response to radiation in the relevant image region of an image acquired with a digital X-Ray imaging system as defined in IEC 62494-1. Note A string rather than binary Value Representation is used for this Attribute, in order to allow the sender to control the precision of the value as suggested in the report of AAPM. 50-60 kVp; 3-5 mAs; SID. No; Image technical evaluation. The distal fibula should be slightly superimposed the distal tibia. The lateral and medial malleoli of the distal fibula and tibia are in profile. The tibiotalar joint space should be open, yet the full mortise joint should not be visualized on the AP. Practical points.

  1. The Potential for False Positives and “Overtreatment” This is an issue that relates particularly to.
  2. For larger patients, it may be necessary to perform two x-rays using a landscape orientation of the detector to include the entire abdomen. Exposure will need to be adjusted according to the imaging system (CR or DR) and patient size. Where possible, mAs should be manipulated to ensure adequate image density and appropriate image contrast.

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Q. I feel some effects due to less exposure to sunlight. I heard that UV lighting is effective for depression. I’m living in northwest pacific; the summers are very nice but way to short. I feel some effects due to less exposure to sunlight. I have been told that sun light helps the production of the chemical in the brain that we are deficient of. If true, are there certain types of fixtures and/or bulbs that I should try.

A. Its also called seasonal affective disorder:
(SAD) depression with fatigue, lethargy, oversleeping, overeating, and carbohydrate craving recurring cyclically during specific seasons, most commonly the winter months.
I would about UV. Perhaps you should get a fluorescent light fixture for the area where you spend the most time each day and turn it on.
The web sites that sell the commercial light boxes want several hundred dollars or even more. (Seems like rip off to me.)
The web page at
says 'studies suggest that regular fluorescent lights will work as well. UV (ultraviolet) light can damage eyes and skin, so it must be filtered out. It is best to buy a commercially built light box to be sure of the exact amount of light and to be sure that there are no isolated 'hot spots' which could damage eyes. Many people still prefer full spectrum (minus UV) light because it i

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Q. how do i keep my baby as minimal as passable exposed to the out side world threats? like decease and other things

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A. It might seem like a caring attitude, but I'm not sure it's neither possible nor absolutely necessary - babies do get sick, usually only mildly and transiently, so trying to prevent all the cases of fever would be quite impossible.
What you can do, is to maintain the regular infant welfare visits, give him or her the necessary vaccinations (one of the most important things you can do for your child), make sure your baby eats well, regarding both the amount and type of foods, and generally keep a good hygiene: make sure to wash hands after you go to the toilet and before you handle your baby, don't expose him or her to other sick infants etc.
However, all this is just a general advice - if you have specific question you may want to consult your doctor (e.g. a pediatrician).
Take care,
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