Volume 105. ICRP Publication 105: Radiological Protection in Medicine

1st Edition

Annals of the ICRP Volume 37 Issue 6

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    • Print ISBN 9780702031021

    Table of Contents

    1. Background

    2. Scope of Ionising Radiation in Medicine

    3. Brief Summary of Biological Basis for Radiological Protection

    4. Dosimetric Quantities

    5. The Framework of Radiological Protection in the New Recommendations

    6. Unique Aspects of Radiological Protection in Medicine for Patients

    7. Discussion of the Term 'Practice'

    8. Justification of a Radiological Practice in Medicine

    9. Optimisation of Protection for Patients in Medical Exposures

    10. Diagnostic Reference Levels

    11. Individual Dose Limits

    12. Preventing Accidents and Emergencies in Medicine

    13. Emergency Medical Situations with Radioactive Materials

    14. Education and Training

    15. Institutional Arrangements

    16. Practical Methods of Protection Other than for Patients

    Appendix. Focused Evaluations of Radiological Protection in Medicine

    Details

    No. of pages:
    108
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2008
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Elsevier
    Print ISBN:
    9780702031021