Radiation Dose to Patients Undergoing Interventional Radiological Procedures in Selected Hospitals in Malaysia : Retrospective Study

@inproceedings{Sapiin2005RadiationDT,
  title={Radiation Dose to Patients Undergoing Interventional Radiological Procedures in Selected Hospitals in Malaysia : Retrospective Study},
  author={B Sapiin and K L Ng and B J J Abdullah},
  year={2005}
}
Objective: To study doses received by patients undergoing various interventional radiology (cardiac and non-cardiac) procedures. Patients and Methods: A total of 310 patients undergoing cardiac procedures in 6 selected hospitals in Malaysia between July 2000 and May 2001 were studied retrospectively. Thermoluminescent dosimeters were used to measure the entrance surface air kerma on the areas most likely to receive the highest dose, and a kerma-area product meter was used to measure the… CONTINUE READING
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