Introduction to dosimetry and risk estimation of second cancer induction following radiotherapy
作者: R.M. Harrison
作者单位: 1University of Newcastle, Newcastle upon Tyne NE2 4HH, UK
刊名: Radiation Measurements, 2013, Vol.57 , pp.1-8
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.radmeas.2013.01.018
关键词: Out-of-field dosesPeripheral dosesSecond cancersRadiotherapy dosimetryRisk factorsRadiocarcinogenesis
英文摘要: Abstract(#br)This brief review of dosimetry in second cancer dosimetry introduces work carried out by Working Group 9 (Radiation Protection Dosimetry in Medicine) of the European Radiation Dosimetry Group (EURADOS). The work described in the following papers in this edition was presented at a Workshop on Dosimetry for Second Cancer Risk Estimation given at the EURADOS Annual meeting in Vienna on February 8th 2012. The work concentrates on the measurement of out-of-field doses in water tanks and BOMAB-like phantoms using a variety of dosimeters to measure photon and neutron doses. These include optically stimulated luminescence (OSL), radiophotoluminescence (RPL) and thermoluminescence (TLD) dosimeters for photon dosimetry (together with ion chambers for reference measurements traceable to...
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影响因子:0.861 (2012)

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