1st Edition

Get Through FRCR Part 1: MCQs and Mock Examination

    Get Through FRCR Part 1: MCQs and Mock Examination is the essential and highly praised revision aid for the Royal College of Radiologists' FRCR Part 1 exam.

    Providing comprehensive coverage of the new FRCR Part 1 syllabus, this title presents questions in a similar style to the exam, accompanied by detailed yet uncomplicated explanations. Paying special attention to legislation, this book also covers recent advances in the field and radiation protection issues. Get Through FRCR Part 1 is ideal for FRCR candidates and tutors, radiographers, radiologists and medical physics students.

    Foreword by Philip JA Robinson, Professor of Clinical Radiology, St James's University Hospital, Leeds
    1. Fundamental properties of matter, radiation and radioactive decay
    2. Production of x-rays
    3. Interactions of ionising radiation with matter
    4. Factors affecting image quality
    5. Conventional film processing
    6. Quality assurance and quality control
    7. Mammography
    8. Special radiographic techniques
    9. Image intensifiers and fluoroscopy
    10. Computed tomography scanning
    11. Radionuclide imaging
    12. Radiation protection
    13. Patient dosimetry
    14. UK Legislation - Statutory Requirements and Non-statutory Recommendations
    Mock examination


    Damian Tolan MBChB MRCP(UK)
    Specialist Registrar in Diagnostic Radiology, Leeds

    Rachel Hyland MBChB
    Specialist Registrar in Diagnostic Radiology, Leeds

    Christopher Taylor BSc
    Head of Radiological Physics, Radiation Protection Adviser and Head of Leeds FRCR Physics Teaching Programme, Leeds Teaching Hospitals Trust

    Arnold Cowen BSc
    Senior Lecturer in Medical Physics, University of Leeds