Statistical analysis of historical occupational dose records at a large medical center.

@article{AlHaj2002StatisticalAO,
  title={Statistical analysis of historical occupational dose records at a large medical center.},
  author={Abdalla N Al-Haj and Charlie S Lagarde},
  journal={Health physics},
  year={2002},
  volume={83 6},
  pages={854-60}
}
Routine monitoring of occupational radiation exposure is done primarily to demonstrate compliance with dose limits. Statistical analysis of past and present dose records provides a useful tool in the management of institutional radiation safety programs. In this study, a statistical analysis of annual dose records from 1985-1999 from a large tertiary care medical center with a cyclotron and radiopharmaceutical production facility is performed. A total of 6,089 annual dose records, categorized… CONTINUE READING