Title Roentgenfilm. I
Imprint West Germany : Medical Clinic, 1936.

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Physical description 1 encoded moving image (10:03 min.) : sound, black and white
Note Professor Dr Robert Janker was a pioneer in radiological diagnostics of skeletal systems, x-ray photograph technology, luminescent screen photography, x-ray cineradiography and radiotherapy. He worked on developing electronic image enhancement, x-ray television and mass x-ray screening. He established a medical clinic specialising in radiography in Bonn.
Dr Ulf Schmidt whilst at the University of Kent discovered Janker's films in a Cambridge laboratory and organised the transfer to the Wellcome Library.
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Credits Professor Dr Janker, Bonn, Reichsstelle fur den unterrichsfilm.
Summary This silent b&w film has intertitles in gothic script (in German). The film features cineradiography of x-rays of eating, drinking and digestion. Solid food is consumed sideways on with a good view of the mouth, then the thorax as food and drink pass down to the stomach. Finally stools are seen forming and dropping through the intestines to the colon.
Target audience Medicine
Reproduction conditions CC-BY-NC
Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial 2.0 UK: England & Wales
Language In German
Author, etc. Janker, Robert.
Topic-MESH Head.
Cineradiography -- history.
Place name Bonn (Germany)
Genre/Technique Encoded moving images.
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