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Reply to Letter to the Editor: Giovanni Bibbo, Standardisation of shielding of medical X-ray installations

  • Luke Wilkinson
Letter to the Editor

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© Australasian College of Physical Scientists and Engineers in Medicine 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Medical Engineering & PhysicsSt Vincent’s Hospital MelbourneFitzroyAustralia

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