X-ray examination

X-ray examination

M415/0431 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 40.2MB

Downloadable file size: 3.6MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: X-ray examination. X-rays emitted from an overhead machine (upper left) pass through the patient and cast an image of her internal structure onto film positioned beneath her. The resulting image is used to diagnose internal injuries or disorders. Because X-rays are potentially harmful to dividing cells, the rest of the patient's body is protected from the X-ray source. The radiographer operates the machinery from a shielded area of the room. X-rays are electromagnetic waves of a short wavelength that penetrate soft tissues and are absorbed by bones.

Release details: Model release available. Property release not required.

Keywords: bed, diagnostic technique, doctor, electromagnetic, equipment, examination, examining table, female, healthcare, machine, medical, medicine, nurse, patient, perspex, protective shield, radiation, radiographer, radiography, shielded, short wave, source, technician, wavelength, woman, women, x-ray, xray

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.