The K-Shell Absorption Edge: A Close-Up Look at Radiography
By Amber Schuck
In this lesson on atomic structure, learners examine how the binding energy of electrons affects light production in certain phosphors used in x-rays.
Label the Dental X-ray Tubehead
By Joan Rohrer
The tubehead is a sealed, heavy metal housing that contains the x-ray tube that produces dental x-rays. This learning object will provide students with practice identifying and labeling the dental x-ray tubehead.
The Dental X-ray Tube
In this animated activity, learners examine the components of the dental x-ray tube and how dental x-rays are generated.
By Kay Parish
Learners test their knowledge of mobile and operative radiography procedures while playing video soccer.
The Imaging Pathology Game Show!
Using a game show format, learners test their knowledge of various pathologies as organized by body system.
The Dental X-ray Tubehead
Learners examine the components of the x-ray tubehead, a sealed, heavy metal housing that contains the x-ray tube that produces dental x-rays. This object is designed to help students understand the functions and safety features of the tubehead.
Mae's Illness: A Medical Imaging Case Study
In this learning object, learners will follow the illness of an 83-year-old woman, noting changes in her condition and ordering the appropriate medical imaging studies needed to inform her physicians about both her progress and her treatment options.
The Appendicular Skeleton (Video)
In this screencast, learners examine the bones of the appendicular skeleton.
Generate a Dental X-ray
Dental x-rays are generated in the dental x-ray tube. Through this animated learning object, students will learn the steps in x-ray generation from turning on the x-ray unit to exposing the dental x-ray film.