Volume 105. ICRP Publication 105: Radiological Protection in Medicine

1st Edition

Annals of the ICRP Volume 37 Issue 6

  • 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