The Clinical Application of the LEBRA-PXR in Imaging Diagnosis

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In 1895, Dr. Wilhelm Conrad Röentgen discovered the electromagnetic radiation called X-rays. Since the great finding, the applications of X-ray imaging have expanded. One of most important application is medical use, such as imaging diagnosis or radiation therapy. Also, applications of X-ray are based on the strong interactions with materials including transmission, absorption, diffraction, reflection, scattering, and emission. Today, X-ray imaging is applied to more delicate medical and life sciences, as well as basic sciences, because it is needed for its brilliance, power, and coherence. [1-6]

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Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 529-530)

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Kunio Ishikawa and Yukihide Iwamoto

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317-320

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K. Sekiya et al., "The Clinical Application of the LEBRA-PXR in Imaging Diagnosis", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 529-530, pp. 317-320, 2013

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