By the end of this program, the viewer should be able to: 

  • Discuss the differences in general and characteristic radiation production. 
  • Discuss the affect filtration has on the x-ray spectra. 
  • Explain the significance of tube tilt in mammography tubes.  
  • Discuss the physics behind magnification imaging. 
  • Discuss the parameters of digital image quality



There are no prerequisites for this course.

Target Audience

The target audience is mammography technologists. All other technologists practicing in this field may also benefit.