APRON, LEADED

Known as: aprons x rays, lead aprons, aprons lead 
A personnel protective shield is a device intended for medical purposes to protect the patient, the operator, or other persons from unnecessary… (More)
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2012
2012
OBJECTIVES This study sought to determine the efficacy of patient pelvic lead shielding for the reduction of operator radiation… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE To evaluate the radiation protective characteristics of a system designed to enhance operator protection while… (More)
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2008
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2008
AIMS Although underestimated by interventional cardiologists for a long time, radiation exposure of operators and patients is… (More)
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2006
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2006
This report describes occupational radiation doses of interventional cardiologists over 15 years and assesses action undertaken… (More)
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2005
2005
X-ray transmission tests were performed on a Green-Lite (Infab Corporation) apron/vest combination, and compared to a number of… (More)
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2005
2005
Non-lead aprons using composite materials are often used for radiation protective aprons instead of heavy lead aprons. However… (More)
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2002
2002
The objectives of this study were to disclose and to reduce occupational radiation leakage in invasive cardiology. Prospectively… (More)
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2001
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2001
Patient and staff dose during CT guided coagulation of osteoid osteoma, tissue biopsy and abscess drainage were evaluated… (More)
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1993
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1993
A prospective study of sixty-five orthopaedic procedures performed with fluoroscopic assistance was undertaken to determine the… (More)
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1987
Highly Cited
1987
During interlocking intramedullary nailing of twenty-five femoral and five tibial fractures, the primary surgeon wore both a… (More)
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