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Noboru Kotera, Syusaku Eguchi, Junji Miyahara, Seiji Matsumoto, Hisatoyo Kato: Method of and apparatus for reading out a radiation image recorded in a stimulable phosphor. Fuji Photo Film, Gerald J Ferguson Jr, Joseph J Baker, March 24, 1981: US04258264 (365 worldwide citation)

A radiation image recorded in a stimulable phosphor sheet or plate is visualized by stimulating the phosphor with stimulating rays. Being stimulated by the stimulating rays, the phosphor emits detectable light. The emitted light is detected by a photodetector. The wavelength of the stimulating rays ...


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Noboru Kotera, Syusaku Eguchi, Junji Miyahara, Seiji Matsumoto, Hisatoyo Kato: Method and apparatus for recording and reproducing a radiation image. Fuji Photo Film, Gerald J Ferguson Jr, Joseph J Baker, December 16, 1980: US04239968 (91 worldwide citation)

A radiation image is recorded on a stimulable phosphor and the recorded image is reproduced by utilizing the stimulability of the phosphor. As the phosphor is used an alkaline earth metal fluorohalide phosphor having high stimulability represented by the formula


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Noboru Kotera, Syusaku Eguchi, Junji Miyahara, Seiji Matsumoto, Hisatoyo Kato: Method and apparatus for recording and reproducing a radiation image. Fuji Photo Film, Gerald J Ferguson Jr, Joseph J Baker, November 25, 1980: US04236078 (57 worldwide citation)

A radiation image is recorded on a stimulable phosphor, and the recorded image is reproduced by utilizing the stimulability of the phosphor. As the phosphor is used at least one of the following phosphors.