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Workbook for Radiation Protection in Medical Radiography

Enhance your understanding of radiation physics and radiation protection! Corresponding to the chapters in Radiation Protection in Medical Radiography, 7th Edition, by Mary Alice Statkiewicz Sherer, this workbook provides a clear, comprehensive review of all the material included in the text. Practical exercises help you apply your knowledge to the practice setting.

It is well written and easy to comprehend".

Reviewed by: Kirsten Farrell, University of Portsmouth   Date: Nov 2014

Paperback, 256 Pages

Published: December 2013

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-22216-7

Contents

  • 1. Introduction to Radiation Protection
    2. Radiation: Types, Sources and Doses Received
    3. Interaction of X-Radiation with Matter
    4. Radiation Quantities and Units
    5. Radiation Monitoring
    6. Overview of Cell Biology
    7. Molecular and Cellular Radiation Biology
    8. Early Deterministic Radiation Effects on Organ Systems
    9. Late Deterministic and Stochastic Radiation Effects on Organ Systems
    10. Dose Limits for Exposure to Ionizing Radiation
    11. Equipment Design for Radiation Protection
    12. Management of Patient Radiation Dose during Diagnostic X-Ray Procedures
    13. Management of Imaging Personnel Radiation Dose During Diagnostic X-Ray Procedures
    14. Radioisotopes and Radiation Protection

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