Radiation Protection in Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology

eBook details

  • Authors: Richard J. Vetter, Magdalena S. Stoeva
  • File Size: 32 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 512 pages
  • Series: Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering (Book 34)
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • Publication Date: December 18, 2015
  • Language: English
  • ASIN: B018TVG0Q4
  • ISBN-10: 148224537X, 0367575213
  • ISBN-13: 9781482245370, 9780367575212
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Radiation Protection in Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology (PDF) concentrates on the expert, functional, and regulative elements of radiation protection. Advances in radiation medication have actually resulted in brand-new techniques and treatments, a few of which have considerable capacity to trigger major damage. Examples consist of radiologic treatments that need long fluoroscopy times, radiolabeled monoclonal antibodies, and intravascular brachytherapy.

This ebook sums up proof supporting modifications in guidelines, agreement suggestions, and health physics practices connected with these current advances in nuclear medication, radiology, and radiation oncology. It supports smart and useful techniques for the protection of the general public, workers, and clients.

The ebook is based upon present suggestions by the International Commission on Radiological Protection and is matched by in-depth useful areas and expert conversations by the world’s leading health physics and physician.

It likewise consists of significant info on worldwide elements of radiation protection, with areas covering Asia and Oceania, Africa, the Middle East, the European Union, and North and Latin America.


The ebook presents a unique view on the subject. It is written by experts in the field―a collaboration between IRPA and IOMP. The content and structure of the ebook are excellent. The ebook Radiation Protection in Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology will be a very useful reference for various specialists for many years ahead. Throughout this book, the reader will find lots of tables, data, and diagrams. This is an excellent reference, which will be useful in all medical physics departments.” ― Medical Physics International, Vol. 3, 2015

An excellent ebook that contains an impressive compilation and related information in medical imaging and radiation protection. With the ever-growing need of society for medical services in diagnostic and therapeutic applications, the publication of this will be very timely and useful to every region of the world, and specifically in underdeveloped areas where healthcare services are growing yet still very much in demand.” ― S.Y. Chen, Director, Professional Master’s Health Physics Program, Illinois Institute of Technology

It is vital that education about medical radiation protection encompasses the principles and practices of all members of the world community. Radiation Protection in Medical Imaging and Radiation Oncology, a member of the CRC Series in Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering, represents an important contribution to this goal. Not only does this new textbook cover the radiation protection aspects of the major modalities employed in diagnostics radiology and radiation oncology, but it also does so from the perspective of radiation protection professionals representing the 6 inhabited continents. Edited by 2 accomplished medical physicists with international standing, the ebook consists of contributions from 34 professionals from the ranks of health physics, medical physics, and clinical radiology. Although intended to be a textbook for medical physics students, this ebook would be a useful reference for all types of radiation protection professionals at all career levels. While global harmonization of medical radiation protection philosophy and regulations may be a long way off, this excellent ebook brings us closer to that.” ― Health Physics, September 2016

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