Volume 86. ICRP Publication 86: Prevention of Accidents to Patients Undergoing Radiation Therapy

1st Edition

Annals of the ICRP Volume 30/3, ICRP Online

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    • Print ISBN 9780080440828

    Table of Contents

    Editorial. Preface. Abstract. 1. Introduction. 2. Case histories of major accidents in radiotherapy. 3. Clinical consequences of radiotherapy accidents. 4. Causes of and factors contributing to accidents in radiotherapy. 5. Recommendations for the prevention of accidents in radiotherapy. Appendix A : Uncertainty in radiotherapy. Appendix B : Quality audits of the calibration of radiotherapy beams. Appendix C : Case histories of accidents related to decommissioning of radiotherapy equipment and sources.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    80
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2002
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Elsevier
    Print ISBN:
    9780080440828