publication . Article . 2017

Анализ уровней облучения взрослых пациентов при проведении наиболее распространенных рентгенографических исследований в Российской Федерации в 2009–2014 гг.

Vodovatov, Aleksandr; Golikov, Vladislav; Kalnitsky, Sergey; Shatskiy, Iliya; Chipiga, Larisa;
Open Access Russian
  • Published: 01 Jan 2017
  • Publisher: Saint-Petersburg Research Institute of Radiation Hygiene after Professor P.V. Ramzaev
  • Country: Sweden
Abstract
Diagnostic reference levels are the main and the most effective tools of optimization of the radiation protection of patients from medical exposure. Diagnostic reference levels should be established based on theresults of dedicated dose surveys, allowing evaluating typical patient dose distributions in a selected dose quantity for the selected X-ray examinations. The aim of the current study was to assess the distributions of typical effective doses in representative Russian regions. Materials and methods: Typical patient effective doses for the 13 most common radiographic X-ray examinations were collected in 203 X-ray rooms in 101 hospitals in six regions of Ru...
Subjects
free text keywords: Public Health, Global Health, Social Medicine and Epidemiology, Radiology, Nuclear Medicine and Medical Imaging, optimization, radiography, Effective dose
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