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Radiation Regulations, Protection, and Uses

  • Gopal B. Saha
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Abstract

The use of radiations and radiolabeled products for any purpose is governed by regulatory agencies in different countries all over the world. This chapter focuses on regulations that pertain only to the United States, and only a brief summary of European regulations is given at the end.

Keywords

Radioactive Material Nuclear Regulatory Commission Radiation Worker Seal Source Positron Emission Tomography Radiopharmaceutical 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gopal B. Saha
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  1. 1.Department of Nuclear MedicineThe Cleveland Clinic FoundationClevelandUSA

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