Medical Scanning Technology

Have you ever broken a bone and needed an X-ray? Regardless, this article briefly goes over some basic imaging technologies! X-Ray- German physicist Wilhelm Röntgen experimented with a cathode ray tube (an evacuated glass cylinder) For one experiment, he closed the tube with black cardboard and darkened the room; moments after turning on the tube, a photographic plate in his lab was glowing Accidentally discovered radiation unknown to science, which he called X-rays ■ The “X