Principles of Radiation Protection Paperback / softback
by Paul (University of Winsconsin--MadisonWIMER-1, 1111 Highland Ave.Madison, WI 53706) de Luca, Bryan P. (University of Wisconsin - MadisonDepartment of Medical PhysicsWIMR Bldg, 1111 Hig Bednarz
Part of the Imaging in Medical Diagnosis and Therapy series
The importance of reducing patient and worker exposure to ionizing radiation is more widely recognized, and now comes into the fore whenever new therapeutic treatment techniques are being developed.
This textbook provides an overview of fundamentals with sufficient depth to be useful to developers, users, and regulators of new technologies and applications employing radiation.
It addresses the fundamental aspects of the interaction of radiation with matter, the complex aspects of radiation dosimetry, various radiation detectors, and the broad area of radiation effects on humans, animals and cells.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 350 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 21/05/2019
- Category: Oncology
- ISBN: 9781138196773