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General concepts for the dosimetry of internally deposited radionuclides

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18756
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1985. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1985 v.84
Title
General concepts for the dosimetry of internally deposited radionuclides
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1985
Series
NCRP report 84
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Radioisotopes
Radiometry
ISBN
0913392774
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1985 v.84
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Conceptual basis for the determination of dose equivalent

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18826
International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements. Washington, D.C: International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements , 1976. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 I61 1976 v.25
Title
Conceptual basis for the determination of dose equivalent
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements
Place
Washington, D.C
Publisher
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Year Published
1976
Series
ICRU report 25
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
ISBN
0913394440
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 1976 v.25
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Guidance for emergency response dosimetry recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121018

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2017. (Ebook)
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Professional
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BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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Table of Contents: ; 1. Executive Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Scope -- 2.2 Report Goals -- 2.3 Framework -- 2.4 Emergency Workers -- 3. Dosimetry Needs and Key Concepts -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 What is Dosimetry? -- 3.3 Dosimetry Programs -- 3.4 Dose of Record -- 3.5 Key Concepts -- 4. Meth…
Title
Guidance for emergency response dosimetry recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 179
Subjects
Radiometry
Disaster Planning
Radiation Protection
Emergency Medical Services - organization & administration
Abstract
Table of Contents:
1. Executive Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Scope -- 2.2 Report Goals -- 2.3 Framework -- 2.4 Emergency Workers -- 3. Dosimetry Needs and Key Concepts -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 What is Dosimetry? -- 3.3 Dosimetry Programs -- 3.4 Dose of Record -- 3.5 Key Concepts -- 4. Methods of Dose Determination and Estimation: Operational -- 4.1 Framework and Situational Description -- 4.2 Measurements with Limited Resources -- 4.3 Categories of Radiation Equipment -- 4.3.1 Instrument Types -- 4.3.2 Instrument Radiological Quantities -- 4.3.3 Applicable ANSI Standards -- 4.3.4 Operational Ranges of Existing Equipment -- 4.4 Mission Applicability -- 4.4.1 Handheld Survey Meter -- 4.4.2 Aerial Measurements -- 4.4.3 Large Mobile and Transportable Radiation Detectors -- 4.4.4 Radiation Portal Monitors and Fixed Detector Networks -- 4.5 Data Aggregation -- 5. Recording, Tracking and Communicating Dosimetry Results -- 5.1 Emergency Worker Dosimetry Recordkeeping -- 5.2 Dose Tracking and Communication with the Incident Command System -- 5.3 Communicating Radiation Dose -- 5.3.1 Communicating Dose to Emergency Workers -- 5.3.2 Additional Audiences -- 5.3.3 Challenges in Communicating Radiation Dose -- 6. Recommendations for Response Organization's Radiological Capability -- 6.1 Objective -- 6.2 Capability Recommendations -- 6.2.1 Basic Level Capability -- 6.2.2 Intermediate Level Capability -- 6.2.3 Advanced Level Capability -- 6.3 On-Scene Functional Capability -- 7. Status of Emergency Workers with Regulations and Guidance -- 7.1 NRC Regulations -- 7.2 DOE Regulations -- 7.3 OSHA Regulations -- 7.4 EPA Regulations -- 7.5 PAG Manual -- 7.6 IAEA Guidance -- 7.7 Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and Emergency Worker Dosimetry -- 8. Data Needs for Dose Reconstruction -- 8.1 Dose Reconstruction
8.2 Fundamental Elements -- 8.2.1 Source Term -- 8.2.2 Environmental Transport -- 8.2.3 Receptor Definition -- 8.2.4 Exposure Scenario -- 8.2.5 Calculation of Dose -- 8.3 Key Issues -- 8.3.1 Dose Endpoint Identification -- 8.3.2 Model Domain -- 8.3.3 Data Sources -- 8.3.4 Uncertainty -- 8.3.5 Lessons from Previous Dose Reconstructions -- 9. Conclusion -- Appendix A. Units ConversionTable -- Appendix B. Excerpts from Previous NCRP Publications -- B.1 Report No. 138 (NCRP, 2001) -- B.2 Commentary No. 19 (NCRP, 2005) -- B.3 Report No. 165 (NCRP, 2010) -- Appendix C. Biodosimetry -- Appendix D. Example of a Robust Emergency Response Dosimetry Program -- D.1 Equipment -- D.1.1 Dosimeter Kit -- D.1.2 Dose Assessment Kit -- D.1.3 Surrogate Control Passive Dosimeter Kit -- D.2 Personnel and Procedures -- D.2.1 First Responding Personnel -- D.2.2 Dose Assessment Unit -- D.3 Challenges of a Robust Dosimetry Program -- D.4 Contingencies Jurisdictions -- Appendix E Placing Doses in Perspective -- Abbreviations and Acronyms -- Glossary -- References -- Scientific Committee and Staff -- The NCRP -- Officers -- Members.
Notes
Title page: Oct 2, 2017
ISBN
9780913392133
9780913392102
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/detail.action?docID=5173455
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Calibration of survey instruments used in radiation protection for the assessment of ionizing radiation fields and radioactive surface contamination

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18726
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1991. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1991 v.112
Title
Calibration of survey instruments used in radiation protection for the assessment of ionizing radiation fields and radioactive surface contamination
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1991
Series
NCRP report 112
Subjects
Nuclear Medicine - instrumentation
Nuclear Medicine - standards
Calibration - standards
Radiation Protection - standards
Radiation, Ionizing
Radiometry
ISBN
0929600231
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1991 v.112
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King, E.R, Mitchell, T.G. Springfield, IL: Charles C. Thomas Publisher , 1961. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN440 K52 1961
Title
Manual for nuclear medicine
Author
King, E.R
Mitchell, T.G
Place
Springfield, IL
Publisher
Charles C. Thomas Publisher
Year Published
1961
Subjects
Nuclear Medicine
Radioisotopes
Radiometry
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN440 K52 1961
Curtiss, Leon F. Washington, D.C: National Bureau of Standards , 1950. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 C978 1950
Title
The Geiger-Muller counter
Author
Curtiss, Leon F
Place
Washington, D.C
Publisher
National Bureau of Standards
Year Published
1950
Series
National Bureau of Standards Circular 490
Subjects
Radiometry
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 C978 1950

Instrumentation and monitoring methods for radiation protection

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18788
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Washington, D.C.: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1978. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1978 v.57
Title
Instrumentation and monitoring methods for radiation protection
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1978
Series
NCRP report 57
Subjects
Radiometry
Radiation Protection
Radiation Protection - methods
Radiation Protection - instrumentation
ISBN
0913392405
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1978 v.57
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Stopping powers for electrons and positrons

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18819
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements , 1984. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 I61 1984 v.37
Title
Stopping powers for electrons and positrons
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Year Published
1984
Series
ICRU report 37
Subjects
Electrons
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
ISBN
0913394319
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 1984 v.37
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Neutron dosimetry for biology and medicine

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18825
International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements. Washington, D.C: International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements , 1977. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 I61 1977 v.26
Title
Neutron dosimetry for biology and medicine
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiological Units and Measurements
Place
Washington, D.C
Publisher
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Year Published
1977
Series
ICRU report 26
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
Neutrons
Radiobiology
Radiotherapy
ISBN
0913394203
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 1977 v.26
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Fundamental quantities and units for ionizing radiation

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18890
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements , 1998. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 I61 1998 v.60
Title
Fundamental quantities and units for ionizing radiation
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Year Published
1998
Series
ICRU report 60
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
Radiation, Ionizing
ISBN
0913394599
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 1998 v.60
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Khan's the physics of radiation therapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114558
Khan, Faiz M., Gibbons, John P. Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer Health , 2014. 5th ed. (Book) — 4 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Call Number
WN110 K45 2014
Title
Khan's the physics of radiation therapy
Alternate Title
Physics of radiation therapy
Author
Khan, Faiz M.
Gibbons, John P.
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer Health
Year Published
2014
Physical Description
xi, 572 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Subjects
Health Physics
Radiotherapy
Radiometry
Radiotherapy Dosage
Notes
Preceded by Physics of radiation therapy by Faiz M. Khan. 4th ed. 2010.
ISBN
1451182457
9781451182453
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
Kelowna Library
Surrey Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN110 K45 2014
c.1 BC Cancer Agency VC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency ARHCC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library On Loan, due October 07, 2019
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Radiological assessment : predicting the transport, bioaccumulation, and uptake by man of radionuclides released to the environment

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18764
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1984. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1984 v.76
Title
Radiological assessment : predicting the transport, bioaccumulation, and uptake by man of radionuclides released to the environment
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1984
Series
NCRP report 76
Subjects
Radioisotopes
Radiation, Ionizing
Radioactive Pollutants
Radiometry
Environmental Health
ISBN
0913392669
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1984 v.76
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Protocol for heavy charged-particle therapy beam dosimetry

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121176
American Association of Physicists in Medicine. New York, NY: American Institute of Physics, Inc. , 1986. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WN440 A512 1986 v.16
Title
Protocol for heavy charged-particle therapy beam dosimetry
Corporate Author
American Association of Physicists in Medicine
Editor
Lyman, John T.
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
American Institute of Physics, Inc.
Year Published
1986
Series
AAPM report 16
Subjects
Radiometry
Radiotherapy - standards
Nuclear Physics
Radiation Dosage
ISBN
0883185008
ISSN
02717344
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN440 A512 1986 v.16
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Conceptual basis for calculations of absorbed-dose distributions

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18728
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1991. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1991 v.108
Title
Conceptual basis for calculations of absorbed-dose distributions
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1991
Series
NCRP report 108
Subjects
Radiometry
Radiation Dosage
ISBN
0929600169
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1991 v.108
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Radiation protection and measurement for low-voltage neutron generators

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18768
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1983. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1983 v.72
Title
Radiation protection and measurement for low-voltage neutron generators
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1983
Series
NCRP report 72
Subjects
Radiation Protection
Radioactive Waste
Radiation Dosage
Neutrons - adverse effects
Radiometry
ISBN
0913392618
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1983 v.72
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Stopping powers and ranges for protons and alpha particles

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18806
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements , 1993. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 I61 1993 v.49
Title
Stopping powers and ranges for protons and alpha particles
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Year Published
1993
Series
ICRU report 49
Subjects
Protons
Alpha particles
Radiometry
Nuclear energy - statistics and numerical data
ISBN
0913394475
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 1993 v.49
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Calculation of dosimetry parameters for fast neutron radiotherapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18834
Wells, Alan Harvey. Los Alamos Scientific Lab, N.M , 1978. (Other)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
LE3 W453 1978
Title
Calculation of dosimetry parameters for fast neutron radiotherapy
Author
Wells, Alan Harvey
Publisher
Los Alamos Scientific Lab, N.M
Year Published
1978
Subjects
Radiometry
Radiation Dosage
Thesis
Language
English
Material Type
Other
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
LE3 W453 1978

Radiation oncology physics : a handbook for teachers and students

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog114312

http://www-pub.iaea.org/books/IAEABooks/7086/Radiation-Oncology-Physics

http://www-pub.iaea.org/mtcd/publications/pdf/pub1196_web.pdf

International Atomic Energy Agency. Vienna, Austria: International Atomic Energy Agency , 2005. (Book, Online)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
Title
Radiation oncology physics : a handbook for teachers and students
Corporate Author
International Atomic Energy Agency
Editor
Podgorsak, E.B.
Place
Vienna, Austria
Publisher
International Atomic Energy Agency
Year Published
2005
Physical Description
657 p. : ill.
Subjects
Health Physics
Radiation Oncology
Radiometry
Radiation Dosage
Radiotherapy
Radionuclide Imaging
Radiation Monitoring
Radiotherapy Planning, Computer Assisted
Handbooks
ISBN
9201073046
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Online
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
http://www-pub.iaea.org/books/IAEABooks/7086/Radiation-Oncology-Physics
http://www-pub.iaea.org/mtcd/publications/pdf/pub1196_web.pdf
Audience
Professional
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Exposure of the U.S. population from occupational radiation

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18738
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1989. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1989 v.101
Title
Exposure of the U.S. population from occupational radiation
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1989
Series
NCRP report 101
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Radiation, Ionizing
Radiation Protection
Radiometry
United States
ISBN
0929600053
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1989 v.101
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Diode in vivo dosimetry for patients receiving external beam radiation therapy

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121179
American Association of Physicists in Medicine. New York, NY: American Institute of Physics, Inc. , 2005. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Call Number
WN440 A512 2005 v.87
Title
Diode in vivo dosimetry for patients receiving external beam radiation therapy
Corporate Author
American Association of Physicists in Medicine
Editor
Yorke, Ellen
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
American Institute of Physics, Inc.
Year Published
2005
Series
AAPM report 87
Subjects
In Vivo Dosimetry
Radiometry
Radiotherapy - standards
ISBN
1888340509
ISSN
02717344
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN440 A512 2005 v.87
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Guide for uncertainty analysis in dose and risk assessments related to environmental contamination

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18713
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1996. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N277g 1996 v.14
Title
Guide for uncertainty analysis in dose and risk assessments related to environmental contamination
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1996
Series
NCRP commentary 14
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Risk Assessment - methods
Uncertainty
Radiometry
ISBN
0929600525
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N277g 1996 v.14
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Recommended screening limits for contaminated surface soil and review of factors relevant to site-specific studies

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog5119
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1999. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1999 v.129
Title
Recommended screening limits for contaminated surface soil and review of factors relevant to site-specific studies
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1999
Series
NCRP report 129
Subjects
Radioactive Pollutants
Radiometry
Radioisotopes
ISBN
0929600614
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1999 v.129
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Handbook of radioactivity measurements procedures : with nuclear data for some biologically important radionuclides

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog954
National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements (United States). Washington, D.C.: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1978. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1978 v.58
Title
Handbook of radioactivity measurements procedures : with nuclear data for some biologically important radionuclides
Corporate Author
National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements (United States)
Place
Washington, D.C.
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1978
Series
NCRP report 58
Subjects
Radiation Monitoring
Radioactivity
Radioisotopes - analysis
Radiometry
ISBN
0913392413
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1978 v.58
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Radionuclide decay schemes and nuclear parameters for use in radiation-dose estimation

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19435
Dillman, L.T, Von der Lage, F.C. New York, NY: Society of Nuclear Medicine , 1975. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N964 1975 v.10
Title
Radionuclide decay schemes and nuclear parameters for use in radiation-dose estimation
Author
Dillman, L.T
Von der Lage, F.C
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Society of Nuclear Medicine
Year Published
1975
Series
NM/MIRD pamphlet 10
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
Nuclear Medicine
Radioisotopes
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N964 1975 v.10

Evaluation of occupational and environmental exposures to radon and radon daughters in the United States.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18762
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1984. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1984 v.78
Title
Evaluation of occupational and environmental exposures to radon and radon daughters in the United States.
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1984
Series
NCRP report 78
Subjects
Lung Neoplasms - etiology
Radon - adverse effects
Radon Daughters
Radiometry
Occupational Diseases - chemically induced
Environmental Exposure - adverse effects
United States
ISBN
0913392685
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1984 v.78
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Exposures from the uranium series with emphasis on radon and its daughters.

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18763
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1984. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1984 v.77
Title
Exposures from the uranium series with emphasis on radon and its daughters.
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1984
Series
NCRP report 77
Subjects
Radon - adverse effects
Radon Daughters
Radiometry
Uranium - adverse effects
Radiation Protection
ISBN
0913392677
Language
English
Material Type
Book
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BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1984 v.77
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Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 2017. (Ebook)
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BC Cancer Agency
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Internet
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Table of Contents: ; 1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomateri…
Title
Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
NCRP report 176
Subjects
Nanoparticles
Radiation Exposure - adverse effects
Radiation Protection - methods
Radiometry
Safety Management - methods
Nanotechnology - standards
United States
Guideline
Abstract
Table of Contents:
1. Executive Summary -- 1.1 Background -- 1.2 Scope -- 1.3 Conclusions and Recommendations -- 1.3.1 General -- 1.3.2 Operational Health Physics -- 1.3.3 Internal Dosimetry -- 1.3.4 Summary -- 2. Introduction -- 2.1 Background -- 2.2 Purpose -- 3. Types and Sources of Nanomaterials Including Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 3.1 Introduction -- 3.2 Naturally Occurring and Incidentally Produced Nanomaterials -- 3.3 Radiation-Induced Synthesis of Nanomaterials -- 3.4 Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.1 Naturally Occurring Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.2 Incidentally Produced Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 3.4.3 Radiolabeled Nanomaterials -- 4. Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 4.1 Nanoparticle Physicochemical Properties -- 4.1.1 Deposition Within the Respiratory Tract -- 4.1.2 Translocation Across Organ Membranes -- 4.1.3 Surface Area and Reactivity in Biological Systems -- 4.1.4 Particle Shape -- 4.1.5 Particle Agglomeration -- 4.1.6 Material Dispersibility -- 4.1.7 Material Surface Charge -- 4.2 Nanoparticle Exposure Experiences Involving Humans -- 4.2.1 Magic Nano Event -- 4.2.2 Event in China -- 4.2.3 Nickel Sensitization Case -- 4.2.4 Polymer and Metal Fume Experience -- 4.3 Guidance on Managing Physicochemical Concerns for Exposure to Nanoparticles -- 5. Operational Health Physics in a Nanotechnology Environment -- 5.1 Introduction -- 5.1.1 Attention to the Physicochemical Toxicity of Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.1.2 Changes that May be Needed for Internal Dosimetry -- 5.1.3 Changes that May be Needed for Dispersion of Airborne Particles -- 5.1.4 Summary of Radiation Program Elements Applicable to Working with Radioactive Nanomaterials -- 5.2 Hierarchy of Exposure Controls for Facility and Process Design -- 5.2.1 Elimination and Substitution -- 5.2.2 Engineered Controls
5.2.3 Administrative Controls -- 5.2.4 Personal Protective Equipment -- 5.3 Use of Radioactive Nanomaterials in Medical Settings -- 5.4 Management and Disposal of Radioactive Nanomaterial Waste -- 5.5 Control of Public Exposure -- 5.6 Emergency Response -- 5.7 Incident Investigation -- 5.8 Effective Risk Communication -- 6. Nanoparticle Issues for Internal Radiation Dosimetry -- 6.1 Framework for Considering Radioactive Nanoparticle Internal Dosimetry -- 6.2 General Approach to Biokinetic Modeling for Intakes of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3 Radiation Dosimetry of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.1 Deposition of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.2 Clearance of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.3.3 Respiratory Tract Dosimetry for Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.4 Radiation Dosimetry of Ingested Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.5 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles for Intact Skin -- 6.6 Radiation Dosimetry of Radioactive Nanoparticles in Wounds -- 6.7 Biokinetics of Nanoparticles that Affect Internal Dosimetry -- 6.7.1 Regional Deposition of Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.2 Biokinetic Characteristics of Inhaled Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 6.7.3 Biokinetics Example: Monomeric and Polymeric Plutonium -- 7. Dose Assessment and Medical Management for Individuals Exposed to Radioactive Nanoparticles -- 7.1 Approaches for Dose Assessment -- 7.2 Occupational Exposure and Dose Assessment Scenario: Plutonium Processing Facility -- 7.3 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Dose Assessment -- 7.4 Impact of Radioactive Nanoparticles on Medical Management Decisions -- 8. Conclusions and Recommendations -- 8.1 Hazard and Exposure Assessment -- 8.1.1 Conclusions -- 8.1.2 Recommendations -- 8.2 Operational Health Physics -- 8.2.1 Conclusions -- 8.2.2 Recommendations -- 8.3 Nanoparticle Issues for Radiation Dosimetry
8.3.1 Conclusions -- 8.3.2 Recommendations -- 8.4 Dose Assessment and Medical Management -- 8.4.1 Conclusions -- 8.4.2 Recommendations -- Appendix A. Radiolabeled Nanoparticles -- A.1 Use of Radionuclides to Characterize and Quantitate Nanoparticle Contents -- A.2 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Biokinetic and Toxicologic Investigations -- A.3 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Diagnostic Medicine -- A.4 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Medical Imaging -- A.5 Radiolabeled Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Medicine -- A.6 Use of Radiation-Induced Emissions and Hyperthermal Effects from Nanoparticles in Therapeutic Medicine -- Appendix B. Biokinetic Models -- B.1 Fate of Nanoparticles in the Lungs -- B.2 Particle Clearance and Translocation Pathways -- B.3 Exposure and Biokinetics of Ingested Nanoparticles -- B.4 Human and Animal Studies Using Radioactive Nanoparticles -- Appendix C. Key Concepts for Understanding Nanoparticle Aerosol Properties and Behaviors -- C.1 Introduction -- C.2 A Range of Mechanisms Influence Particle Motion and Collection -- C.3 Behavior of Airborne Nanoparticles is Dominated by Brownian Diffusion -- C.4 Particle Volume Equivalent Diameter, Thermodynamic Diameter, and Aerodynamic Equivalent Diameter are Related -- C.5 Particle Size Distributions are Frequently Lognormal -- C.6 Nanoparticles Dominate the Count Distribution -- C.7 Nanoparticles Exist to Some Extent in the Majority of Occupational Aerosols -- C.8 Smaller Particles have a Greater Fraction of Their Atoms at the Particle Surface -- C.9 Number Concentrations of Concern Depend on the Material of Concern -- C.10 Realistic Airborne Particle Number Concentrations can be Limited by Coagulation -- C.11 Smaller Particles are More Difficult to Dislodge from Surfaces than Larger Particles -- Abbreviations, Acronyms and Symbols -- Glossary -- References -- Scientific Committee and Staff
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ISBN
9780913392041
9780913392027
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
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Manual of dosimetry in radiotherapy : a practical guide for testing and calibrating equipment used in external beam treatments

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Massey, John B. Vienna: International Atomic Energy Agency , 1970. (Book)
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Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN665 M416 1970
Title
Manual of dosimetry in radiotherapy : a practical guide for testing and calibrating equipment used in external beam treatments
Author
Massey, John B
Place
Vienna
Publisher
International Atomic Energy Agency
Year Published
1970
Series
Technical reports series 110
Subjects
Radiotherapy
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN665 M416 1970

Estimates of specific absorbed fractions for photon sources uniformly distributed in various organs of a heterogeneous phantom

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Snyder, Walter S, Ford, Mary F, Warner, Gordon G. New York, NY: Society of Nuclear Medicine , 1978. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N964 1978 v.5
Title
Estimates of specific absorbed fractions for photon sources uniformly distributed in various organs of a heterogeneous phantom
Author
Snyder, Walter S
Ford, Mary F
Warner, Gordon G
Place
New York, NY
Publisher
Society of Nuclear Medicine
Year Published
1978
Series
NM/MIRD pamphlet 5, revised
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Models, Biological
Radiometry
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N964 1978 v.5

Central axis depth dose data for use in radiotherapy : 1996 : a survey of depth doses and related data measured in water or equivalent media

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog7762
British Institute of Radiology, Institution of Physics and Engineering in Medicine and Biology. London, England: British Journal of Radiology , 1996. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 C397 1996
Title
Central axis depth dose data for use in radiotherapy : 1996 : a survey of depth doses and related data measured in water or equivalent media
Corporate Author
British Institute of Radiology
Institution of Physics and Engineering in Medicine and Biology
Place
London, England
Publisher
British Journal of Radiology
Year Published
1996
Series
British journal of radiology Suppl 25
Subjects
Radiotherapy Dosage
Radiometry
ISBN
0905749383
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Kelowna Library
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 C397 1996
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CSI Library Available
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Use of personal monitors to estimate effective dose equivalent and effective dose to workers for external exposure to low-let radiation

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National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1995. (Book)
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Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1995 v.122
Title
Use of personal monitors to estimate effective dose equivalent and effective dose to workers for external exposure to low-let radiation
Corporate Author
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Year Published
1995
Series
NCRP report 122
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Medical Staff
Radiometry
ISBN
0929600509
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1995 v.122
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Practical aspects of electron beam treatment planning : proceedings of the Practical Aspects of Electron Beam Treatment Planning Symposium on July 31, 1977 in Cincinnati, Ohio

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New York, N.Y: American Institute of Physics, Inc. , 1978. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
QZ269 P895 1978
Title
Practical aspects of electron beam treatment planning : proceedings of the Practical Aspects of Electron Beam Treatment Planning Symposium on July 31, 1977 in Cincinnati, Ohio
Editor
Orton, Colin G
Bagne, Farideh
Place
New York, N.Y
Publisher
American Institute of Physics, Inc.
Year Published
1978
Series
Medical physics monograph 2
Subjects
Radiotherapy
Radiation Dosage
Electrons - therapeutic use
Radiometry
Radiotherapy, High Energy - methods
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
ISBN
0883182475
ISSN
0163-1802
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ269 P895 1978
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Measurement of absorbed dose of neutrons, and of mixtures of neutrons and gamma rays : recommendations of the National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements

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National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements (United States). Washington, DC: National Bureau of Standards , 1961. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 N39 1961 v.25
Title
Measurement of absorbed dose of neutrons, and of mixtures of neutrons and gamma rays : recommendations of the National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Corporate Author
National Committee on Radiation Protection and Measurements (United States)
Place
Washington, DC
Publisher
National Bureau of Standards
Year Published
1961
Series
National Bureau of Standards Handbook 75
NCRP report 25
Subjects
Radiation
Neutrons
Gamma Rays
Radiometry
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 N39 1961 v.25

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