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measuring the dose of radiation emitted by a radioactive source

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The fundamental purpose of dosimetry is aimed at radiation protection.
The provision of a service maintenance contract for the software support of the radiation physics computer system for dosimetry check used at the hull & east yorkshire hospitals nhs trust.
These dosimeters act both as a phantom and detector, thus confirming the versatility of dosimetry technique.
Tellurium dioxide thin film (TeO2) were examined for g-radiation dosimetry purposes.
Secondly, the OSL nanoDots are good alternative for radiation dosimetry during radiological procedures.
Vocal dosimetry data include total elapsed phonation time, which can be reported as either accumulated phonation time, or as a percentage of the total time the device was worn (percent phonation time).
The accuracy of the absorbed dose measurement in industrial irradiation processing dosimetry can be improved by adjusting the response of a dosimeter for the average temperature during irradiation (1).
A sampling of topics: a brief history of dosimetry, calibration protocols, and the need for accuracy; cavity theory, stopping-power ratios, and correction factors; ionization chamber instrumentation; review of TG-51 protocol; kilovoltage x-ray dosimetry; clinical electron beam dosimetry, thermoluminescent detector and Monte Carlo techniques for reference-quality brachytherapy dosimetry; dosimetry for small photo beams used for stereotactic radiosurgery/radiotherapy; hadron dosimetry; radiochronic film; diamond detector; gel dosimetry; Fricke and alanine dosimeters; and stopping-power ratios, rations of mass-energy coefficients, and CSDA ranges of electrons.
2 December 2009 - US biopharmaceutical company Peregrine Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ: PPHM) said today it has completed patient enrollment in a dose confirmation and dosimetry study of Cotara in patients with relapsed glioblastoma multiforme (GBM), the deadliest form of brain cancer.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-5 October 2009-Swedish Studsvik sells dosimetry business, makes SEK6.
Although the field of radiation physics has several established authors, this new book gives a somewhat different perspective on the field's basic content areas in radiation therapy, medical dosimetry and medical physics.
However, few venues have computer-based medical dosimetry teaching tools for radiation therapy educators and radiation therapy students.
The University of Wisconsin--La Crosse offers the first web-based medical dosimetry program in the nation.
Thermo Electron has agreed to purchase the Electronic Personal Dosimetry (EPD) business of Seimens plc for approximately $4.