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Ionizing radiation lab manual (584).
Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Public Health Service, Centers for Disease Control, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 1976 Mar; :1-160
This course is designed for professional health personnel as an introduction to the concepts of the radiological health field. The topical areas will include radiation sources, detection instruments, and control methods. Particular attention is given to the use of instruments and survey techniques. With this information, the student should be able to: 1) identify a radiation source, 2) select the proper instrument for evaluation of that source, and, 3) recommend, if necessary, the appropriate control methods for personnel protection. The training course manual has been speically prepared for the trainees attending the course and should not be included in reading lists of periodicals as generally available.
Radiobiology; Radiation-detectors; Control-methods; Safety-education; Education; Radiation-hazards; Emission-sources; Exposure-levels; Exposure-limits
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health
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