Science - Course - Radioprotection 

  • Course Code: MDPH608
  • Credits: 2
  • Hours Distribution: (2 Cr.:2 Lec.)
  • Course Type: Mandatory Course (MC)

Course Description

Definition of radioprotection, Contamination, Radiation shielding, Maximum permissible levels of radiation workers in general public, Shielding calculations for linacs and brachytherapy installations, National and international agencies associated in radiation safety, Source transportation, Planning of radiotherapy department, Radioactive waste management, HVT-TVT and its relevance in shielding calculations, Protection aspects in diagnostic radiology and nuclear medicine departments, Details of regulatory forms of Radiotherapy, Installation planning and radiation survey.