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Assessment of radiation doses to cardiologists during interventional examinations
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10.1118/1.3168971
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FIG. 1.

Measurement points for scatter radiation.

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FIG. 2.

(a) Comparison of measured leg and calculated doses at 50 cm for each cardiologist according to contribution of all projections. (b) Comparison of measured wrist and calculated doses at 100 cm for each cardiologist according to contribution of all projections. (c) Comparison of measured thyroid and calculated doses at 150 cm for each cardiologist according to contribution of all projections.

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FIG. 3.

(a) Comparison of measured leg and calculated doses at 50 cm for each cardiologist according to contribution of all projections and only LAO45 and only LAO45-CAUD30 projections. (b) Comparison of measured wrist and calculated doses at 100 cm for each cardiologist according to contribution of all projections and only LAO45 and only LAO45-CAUD30 projections. (c) Comparison of measured thyroid and calculated doses at 150 cm for each cardiologist according to contribution of all projections and only LAO45 and only LAO45-CAUD30 projections.

Tables

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TABLE I.

Distributions of the numbers of coronary angiography, complex, and ablation patients examined by each cardiologist. The levels of protection, experience, and position during examinations are also given for each cardiologist.

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TABLE II.

Result of direct measurements (Card: Cardiologist. : Patient numbers. Proc.: Procedure).

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Scitation: Assessment of radiation doses to cardiologists during interventional examinations
http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aapm/journal/medphys/36/8/10.1118/1.3168971
10.1118/1.3168971
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