Operator shielding: how and why.


Staff are exposed to potentially high levels of radiation exposure during interventional radiology procedures. Radiation protection shielding devices should be used to help maintain personnel exposures as low as reasonably achievable. Body protection tools include lead aprons, thyroid shields, radiation protection cabins, and floor- and table-mounted… (More)
DOI: 10.1053/j.tvir.2010.03.005