n Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Natuurwetenskap en Tegnologie - Stralingsblootstelling en beskerming in 'n chirugiese teater : referaatopsomming

Volume 30, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0254-3486
  • E-ISSN: 2222-4173


The duty of a radiographer in theatre is to be prudent to minimise radiation exposure whenever possible and thus to apply the 'As-Low-As-Reasonably Achievable' (ALARA) principle to ensure the lowest possible radiation dose to the patient and staff. The aim of the study is to determine low-dose radiation working areas in theatres and to propose protocols during fluoroscopy to apply the ALARA principle.

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