Radiation safety in the cardiac catheterization laboratory: basic principles.

Published on Jun 1, 1999in Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions2.044
· DOI :10.1002/(SICI)1522-726X(199906)47:2<229::AID-CCD23>3.0.CO;2-W
Stephen Balter24
Estimated H-index: 24
(Lenox Hill Hospital)
The possibility of injury from X-rays is only one of the risks of working in a cardiac catheterization laboratory. This article introduces information that should help understand the physics and radiobiology associated with radiation protection. Cathet. Cardiovasc. Intervent. 47:229–236, 1999. © 1999 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
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