radiation protection


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radiation protection

[‚rād·ē′ā·shən prə‚tek·shən]
(nucleonics)
Legislation and regulations to protect the public and laboratory or industrial workers against radiation.
Measures to reduce exposure to radiation.
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The IAEA organizes webinars in three different areas - radiation protection of patients, workers and the public targeting radon.
In response to the call for action, under the Regional Project on Occupational Radiation Protection of the IAEA Technical Cooperation programme, about 10 regional events were conducted in the region in the past three years, including training courses, workshops and a regional inter-comparison exercise on individual monitoring, he added.
Principles of radiation protection. A textbook of health physics.
However, compared with abundant experiences and reports on the radiation protection optimization of pressurized water reactors (PWR), there are only few reports on that of pebble-bed reactors, and even fewer on a systematic optimization of radiation protection.
Dr al-Naemi explained that to give the participating RPOs a clear understanding of their legal responsibility according to Qatar's law, the first lecture during the course will be presented by Aisha al-Baker, director of HASMAT and Radiation Protection Department in the Ministry of Environment.
Table-1: Compliance of radiation protection practices by each hospital.
Based on recommendations by the International Commission on Radiological Protection and supplemented with practical sections and professional discussions by an international group of medical and health physics professionals, this guide contains 20 chapters on the professional, operational, and regulatory aspects of radiation protection in medical imaging and radiation oncology around the world.
Rudolph Hoekman an international radiation protection expert from IAEA will lecture at the training session.
Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar said this must be replicated at all hospitals in the province to encourage and promote the active involvement of employers and workers organisation in the development of international standards on occupational radiation protection.
He added, Nuclear Safety and Radiation Protection Committee has been formed under the supervision of medical superintendent realizing the fact that there is growing use of radiation in medical technology for diagnosis and Therapic purpose.
distributor of CFI Medical's Zero-Gravity weightless radiation protection system, the company said on Monday.

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