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Main Title Handbook of health physics and radiological health /
Author Shleien, B.
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Author Title of a Work
Shleien, B.
Slaback, Lester A.
Birky, Brian Kent.
Publisher Williams & Wilkins,
Year Published 1998
OCLC Number 38976531
ISBN 9780683183344; 0683183346
Subjects Medical radiology--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Medical physics--Handbooks, manuals, etc. ; Health Physics. ; Radiation Dosage. ; Radiation Protection. ; Radiology, Medical--Handbooks, manuals, etc ; Health Physics--handbooks ; Radiation Dosage--handbooks ; Radiation Protection--handbooks
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EHAM  R896.7.H43 1998 Region 1 Library/Boston,MA 06/04/2004 STATUS
EKCM  R896.7.H43 1998 NHEERL/GED Library/Gulf Breeze,FL 08/11/2000
Edition 3rd. ed.
Collation 1 volume (various pagings) : illustrations
Notes
Revised edition of: Health physics and radiological health handbook. Rev. ed. 1992. Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Notes
1. Estimates of radiation doses from various sources of exposure -- 2. Commonly used units, signs, symbols, conversion factors and constants -- 3. Rules-of-thumb and useful equations -- 4. Standards and guidances for limiting ionizing radiation exposure -- 5. Interaction of radiation with matter -- 6. Exposure and shielding from external radiation -- 7. Neutron production, shielding and activation -- 8. Radionuclide data -- 9. Radiation measurement instruments -- 10. Patient doses in the healing arts -- 11. Operational health physics -- 12. Bioassay and radiobiological data --13. Radiation dosimetry -- 14. Nuclear transportation including shipment of low-level waste -- 15. Ionizing radiation bioeffects and risks -- 16. Non-ionizing radiation -- Glossaries.