The evidence supporting radiation safety methods- working towards zero operator exposure

@inproceedings{Reeves2016TheES,
  title={The evidence supporting radiation safety methods- working towards zero operator exposure},
  author={Ryan R. Reeves and Ehtisham Mahmud},
  year={2016}
}
The potential dangers of exposure to X-rays were apparent early after the first clinical applications, prompting the eventual development of standards regarding exposure. Physicians performing interventional procedures that are guided by X-rays are not immune to these potential dangers despite remaining outside of the primary beam. Contemporary studies regarding deleterious subclinical and clinical effects associated with chronic exposure to medical radiation have raised awareness in the… CONTINUE READING

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