Occupational Hazard: Radiation Exposure for the Urologist – Developing a Reference Standard

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Seth A. Cohen; Sriram S. Rangarajan; Tony Chen; Kerrin L. Palazzi; J. Scott Langford; Roger L. Sur;
  • Publisher: Sociedade Brasileira de Urologia
  • Journal: International Brazilian Journal of Urology (issn: 1677-5538, eissn: 1677-6119)
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  • Subject: Urolithiasis | Nephrolithiasis | Kidney Calculi | Radiation Injuries | Urologic Surgical Procedures | Neoplasms | Diseases of the genitourinary system. Urology | RC870-923

Introduction To date, there is a paucity of literature offering practicing urologists a reference for the amount of radiation exposure received while surgically managing urolithiasis. This study examines the cumulative radiation exposure of an urologist over 9 months. M... View more
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