Assessment with TLD of radiation exposure to staff during radium insertions in cancer of cervix.

@article{Jain1980AssessmentWT,
  title={Assessment with TLD of radiation exposure to staff during radium insertions in cancer of cervix.},
  author={Manas Jain and A. Nagaratnam and Deepak Ghosh},
  journal={The British journal of radiology},
  year={1980},
  volume={53 635},
  pages={1083-6}
}
A radiation protection survey has been carried out using TLD to assess the radiation exposure to staff during radium insertions for cancer of the cervix. The staff monitored were the radiotherapist, anaesthetist and operating theatre assistant. The radiotherapist, who received the highest exposure, had on the average 160 muGy (16 mrad) whole body (chest… CONTINUE READING