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Radiation Protection and the Safety of Radiation Sources (Safety Series)

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Published by International Atomic Energy Agency .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nuclear power & engineering,
  • Nuclear power industries,
  • Occupational / industrial health & safety,
  • Radiological Safety,
  • Technology,
  • Technology & Industrial Arts,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Power Resources - Nuclear,
  • Nuclear Energy

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12857804M
    ISBN 109201052952
    ISBN 109789201052957

    The philosophy of radiation protection and the practices that ensure radiation safety must include social as well as scientific judgments to provide an appropriate standard of protection without unduly limiting military operations. The Radiation Safety Committee (RSC) is a convened, institutionally recognized body of faculty, staff and administrators that ensure the safety use of ionizing radiation at Northwestern. The RSC, through Research Safety, can approve permits to use unsealed radioactive material, sealed sources such as check sources, calibration sources.

    Gain a full understanding of both basic and complex concepts in radiation protection, biology, and physics. Beautifully designed and easy to follow, Radiation Protection in Medical Radiography, 8th Edition promotes the safe use of ionizing radiation in all imaging modalities, including the effects of radiation on humans at the cellular and systemic levels, regulatory and advisory limits for. The Radiation Safety Committee will then determine if the radiation source is a controlled radiation source thereby requiring approval as described in Section E. Users of radioisotopes and x-ray generators, which are automatically defined as controlled radiation sources, should proceed with submission of protocols as defined in Section E in.

    The author covers different exposure situations and their requirements, and relevant legislation and regulations governing radiation safety. The book also examines radioactive waste management, the transport of radioactive materials, emergency planning and preparedness and various examples of radiation protection programs for industrial Brand: Springer International Publishing. Rad Tech's Guide to Radiation Protection gets to the heart of what the modern technologist does by providing all of the information needed to understand basic radiobiology, the sources of radiation exposure, factors affecting dose to patients and personnel, and the most up-to-date dose management techniques. This on the spot reference is a 5/5.


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The book presents an accessible account of  the sources of ionising radiation and the methods of radiation protection. The basics of nuclear physics which are directly related to radiation protection are briefly discussed.

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