The Ten Commandments
of Radiation Exposure
Radiologic Science for
Biology and Protection,
9th edition, 2008,
By Stewart Bushong
(Any other edition may be substituted)
Two Basic Principles of
RADD 3511 SPINAL X-RAY POSITIONING
TROUBLESHOOTING PROCESSING TECHNIQUES
Developer temperature too low; developer time insufficient;
exhausted, diluted or contaminated developer (wash-over
from other tanks); under-
Review of Factors Related To
. Optimum Visualization & Faithful Reproduction
of Anatomical Structural Images
Dr. Brian Sheres, RT, B.S., D.C.
Guidelines for the Selection of
Patients for Radiologic
By Dr. Brian Sheres, RT, B.S., D.C.
Radiography provides dependable:
evidence of general biomechanical changes
specific data for chiroprac
Hospital Workers Suspended for
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Wednesday, October 10, 2007
More than two dozen hospital staffers have been suspended for four weeks after allegedly
peeking at George Clooney's confidential medical in
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HOSPITAL EMPLOYEE SENTENCED FOR STEALING PATIENT INFORMATION
FOR FRAUD SCHEME
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The administration and enforcement of these rules shall be as prescribed in
Chapter 5 of Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, Chapter 13 of
Title 31 of the Official Code of Georgia Annotated, and Chapter 13 o
Any registrant who violates the provisions of O.C.G.A. Section 31-13-14, or who hinders,
obstructs, or otherwise interferes with any representative of the Department in the
discharge of official duties in making ins
290-5-22-.07 Records, Reports and Notification. Amended.
Records and Reports.
(a) Each registrant shall maintain records, in the same units used in this chapter,
showing the radiation exposures of all individuals for whom personnel
monitoring is r
THE TABCS OF THE
By Dr. Brian Sheres, RT, B.S., D.C.
Radiological Report General X-ray
Have a clinical justification policy for taking X-rays
Establish office routine, complete, sectional study
standard of care for ro
X-Ray Physics Review
Dr. Joe Forese
What to know
Three main characteristics
Density Mass per unit volume of black
metallic silver. (In Deb talk blackness on
Contrast the shades of gray
Detail and distortion
290-5-22-.01 General Provisions. Amended.
Purpose and Scope.
(a) To set forth rules and regulations which implement the mandates of the Radiation
Control Act, O.C.G.A. Chapter 31-13, as it relates to the registration and
regulation of users of radiati
(a) All users of radiation machines in Georgia are required to register with the
(b) Application for registration shall be on forms provided by the Department.
(c) The user shall complete a separate
290 -5-22-.03 Standards for Protection against Radiation.
(1) General Provisions.
(a) If it is more convenient to measure the neutron flux, or equivalent, than to determine
the neutron absorbed dose in rads (grays), one rem (.01 Sv) of neutron radiation m
290 -5-22-.04 X-Rays in the Healing Arts.
(1) Scope. This part establishes requirements, for which a registrant is responsible, for
use of x-ray equipment by or under the supervision of an individual authorized in
accordance with State statutes to engage
290 -5-22-.05 Radiation Safety Requirements for Particle Accelerators.
(1) Scope. This section establishes procedures for the registration and use of particle
accelerators for medical and non-medical applications. Additional requirements for
290 -5-22-.06 Radiation Safety Requirements for the Use of Non-Medical XRay.
(1) Purpose. This section establishes the requirements for the non- healing arts use of xrays.
(2) Scope. This section applies to all non-healing arts radiographic, fluoroscopic,