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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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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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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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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
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Professional
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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
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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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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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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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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

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18718
National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements , 1995. (Book)
Audience
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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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 detection and measurement

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog13449
Knoll, Glenn F. New York, N.Y.: John Wiley & Sons , c2000. 3rd ed. (Book)
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Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Title
Radiation detection and measurement
Author
Knoll, Glenn F
Edition
3rd ed.
Place
New York, N.Y.
Publisher
John Wiley & Sons
Year Published
c2000
Physical Description
xiv, 802 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Subjects
Radiometry
Diagnostic Imaging
ISBN
0471073385 (cl. : acid-free paper)
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
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Perez and Brady's principles and practice of radiation oncology

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121014
Philadelphia, PA: Wolters Kluwer , 2019. 7th ed. (Book) — 5 copies, 5 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Call Number
QZ269 P438 2019
Title
Perez and Brady's principles and practice of radiation oncology
Alternate Title
Principles and practice of radiation oncology
Editor
Halperin, Edward C.
Wazer, David E.
Perez, Carlos A.
Brady, Luther W.
Edition
7th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Wolters Kluwer
Year Published
2019
Physical Description
xxviii, 1907 p. : ill., 29 cm.
Subjects
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Radiometry
Radiotherapy - methods
Notes
CN Library copy is housed in the UHNBC Library.
ISBN
9781496386793
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ269 P438 2019
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 VIC Library Available
c.1 BC Cancer Agency CN Library Available
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Phantoms and computational models in therapy, diagnosis and protection

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18814
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements. Bethesda, MD: International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements , 1992. (Book)
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 I61 1992 v.48
Title
Phantoms and computational models in therapy, diagnosis and protection
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Place
Bethesda, MD
Publisher
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Year Published
1992
Series
ICRU report 48
Subjects
Phantoms, Imaging
Radiation Protection
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
Radiotherapy
Models, Anatomic
Diagnostic Imaging
ISBN
0913394459
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 1992 v.48
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Perez and Brady's principles and practice of radiation oncology

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog16070

http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=907

Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2008. 5th ed. (Book, Ebook) — 3 copies, 3 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library REF
Victoria Library REF
Internet
Call Number
QZ269 P438 2008
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Title
Perez and Brady's principles and practice of radiation oncology
Alternate Title
Principles and practice of radiation oncology
Editor
Halperin, Edward C
Perez, Carlos A
Brady, Luther W
Edition
5th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2008
Physical Description
xxxii, 2106 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Radiometry
Radiotherapy - methods
ISBN
9780781763691
078176369X
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Surrey Library REF
Victoria Library REF
Internet
URL
http://www.R2Library.com/marc_frame.aspx?ResourceID=907
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QZ269 P438 2008
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Perez and Brady's principles and practice of radiation oncology

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog21210

http://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/1451116489

Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2013. 6th ed. (Book, Ebook) — 4 copies, 4 available
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Professional
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BC Cancer Agency
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Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Library
Internet
Call Number
QZ269 P438 2013
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Title
Perez and Brady's principles and practice of radiation oncology
Alternate Title
Principles and practice of radiation oncology
Editor
Halperin, Edward C
Perez, Carlos A
Brady, Luther W
Edition
6th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2013
Physical Description
xxviii, 1907 p. : ill., 29 cm.
Series
R2 Library
Subjects
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Radiometry
Radiotherapy - methods
ISBN
9781451116489
1451116489
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Vancouver Library
Kelowna Library
Victoria Library
Abbotsford Library
CN Library
Internet
URL
http://www.r2library.com/Resource/Title/1451116489
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Atoms, radiation, and radiation protection

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog20026

https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/bccancer-ebooks/detail.action?docID=482345

Turner, James E. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH , 2007. 3rd completely rev. and enl. ed. (Ebook)
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BC Cancer Agency
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Internet
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Title
Atoms, radiation, and radiation protection
Author
Turner, James E
Edition
3rd completely rev. and enl. ed.
Place
Weinheim
Publisher
Wiley-VCH
Year Published
2007
Series
Proquest Ebook Central
Physics textbook
Subjects
Nuclear Energy
Radiation Effects
Radiation Protection
Radiometry
ISBN
9783527406067
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
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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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Principles and practice of radiation oncology

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog10854
Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins , 2004. 4th ed. (Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Library REF
Call Number
QZ269 P954 2004
Title
Principles and practice of radiation oncology
Editor
Perez, Carlos A
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Philadelphia, PA
Publisher
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Year Published
2004
Subjects
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Radiotherapy
Radiometry
ISBN
0781735254
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Surrey Library REF
Audience
Professional
Call Number
QZ269 P954 2004
c.1 BC Cancer Agency FVC Library REF Available
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Quantities and units in radiation protection dosimetry

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog18813
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.51
Title
Quantities and units in radiation protection dosimetry
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 51
Subjects
Radiation Dosage
Radiometry
Radiation Protection
Radiation Protection - standards
ISBN
0913394505
Language
English
Material Type
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 1993 v.51
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Prescribing, recording, and reporting photon-beam intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog19538
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements. Oxford: Oxford University Press , 2010. (Serial, Book) — 1 copy, 1 available
Audience
Professional
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
VIC Medical Physics
Call Number
WN650 I61 2010 v.83
Title
Prescribing, recording, and reporting photon-beam intensity-modulated radiation therapy (IMRT)
Alternate Title
Journal of the ICRU volume 10, number 1, 2010
Corporate Author
International Commission on Radiation Units and Measurements
Place
Oxford
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year Published
2010
Physical Description
106 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Series
ICRU report 83
Journal of the ICRU 10:1
Subjects
Neoplasms - radiotherapy
Radiometry
Radiotherapy Planning, Computer-Assisted
Radiotherapy, High Energy
Photons - therapeutic use
Radiotherapy Dosage
ISSN
1473-6691
Language
English
Material Type
Serial
Book
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
VC Medical Physics
Kelowna Library
VIC Medical Physics
Audience
Professional
Call Number
WN650 I61 2010 v.83
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Radiation safety aspects of nanotechnology : recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

https://libraries.phsa.ca/permalink/catalog121019

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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
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
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
The NCRP -- Officers -- Members -- Distinguished Emeritus Members -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- NCRP Publications -- NCRP Reports -- NCRP Commentaries -- Proceedings of the Annual Meeting -- Lauriston S. Taylor Lectures -- Warren K. Sinclair Keynote Addresses -- Thomas S. Tenforde Topical Lectures -- Symposium Proceedings -- NCRP Statements -- Other Documents
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Title page: March 2, 2017
ISBN
9780913392041
9780913392027
Language
English
Material Type
Ebook
Agency
BC Cancer Agency
Location
Internet
URL
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Audience
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