iridium-192

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iridium-192

[i′rid·ē·əm ¦wən¦nīn·tē′tü]
(nuclear physics)
Radioactive isotope of iridium with a 75-day half-life; β and γ radiation; used in cancer treatment and for radiography of light metal castings.
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Another document produced by the environment ministry addressed to the ministry's Centre for Prevention of Radiation, describes "the theft of a highly dangerous radioactive source of Ir-192 (Iridium-192) with highly radioactive activity belonging to SGS (Istanbul-based company) from a depot belonging to Weatherford in the Rafidhia area of Basra province".
30 and addressed to the ministry's Centre for Prevention of Radiation, describes "the theft of a highly dangerous radioactive source of Ir-192 with highly radioactive activity belonging to SGS from a depot belonging to Weatherford in the Rafidhia area of Basra province".
Vale resaltar que este planificador realiza los calculos sin asumir la presencia fisica del implante ocular de oro, asumiendo las fuentes de Ir-192 colocadas en el espacio.
En el grupo multidisciplinario de cirugia estereotaxica que desarrollo este trabajo, se considero que la aplicacion de Ir-192 en lesiones solidas residuales o recidivantes en los craneofaringeomas puede constituir una variante terapeutica cuando no disponemos de la radiocirugia, pues permite una entrega de la dosis de radiacion al propio tejido tumoral, sin dano a las estructuras circundantes siempre que la dosis aplicada no exceda los 70-80 Gy.
Object of the contract also includes successive delivery and exchange of high-level sources of Ir-192 (4 pcs.
Invitation to tender: Supply Sources Of Radiation Ir-192 Brachytherapy For Gynecological Flexitron
The Royal Marsden is looking to direct award the service and support contract for its Elekta Oncentra Brachy, Oncentra Seeds and Microselectron HDR Digital systems including the supply of Iridium iR-192 Sources located at the RMH Sutton site.
Tenders are invited for supply, fabrication , inspection of ir-192 based igred (fim: 2 sets of tungsten component ( value :rs.
Tenders are invited for supply, fabrication , inspection of ir-192 based igred (fim: 2 sets of tungsten component required for the fabrication of the items will be provided as fim.
Purchased with delivery, installation and commissioning of the camera HDR brachytherapy equipment: one source Ir-192, set to source control, package dosimetry, wires transfer, a set of templates for brachytherapy breast imaging, CT / MR, set the applicator vaginal imaging, CT / MR applicator set pulmonary set of markers CT / MR.
Invitation to tender: radiation source ir-192 brachytherapy for gynecological flexitron