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Technical Aspects of Computer Tomography and CT Angiography

  • Fridon Todua
  • Dudana Gachechiladze
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Abstract

In the beginning of the 1970s, invention of computer tomography (CT) by G. Hounsfield was considered the biggest achievement in the history of radiology after the X-ray. This method for the first time gave the possibility to visualize the living brain (Ambrose and Hounsfield 1973).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Fridon Todua
    • 1
  • Dudana Gachechiladze
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyNational Academy of Sciences of Georgia, Research Institute of Clinical Medicine, I. Javakhishili Tbilisi State UniversityTbilisiGeorgia
  2. 2.Department of RadiologyProgramme of Caucasus UniversityTbilisiGeorgia
  3. 3.Department of Ultrasound DiagnosticsNational Medical Academy of Georgia, Research Institute of Clinical MedicineTbilisiGeorgia

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