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How the IAEA helps maintain Health and Safety in nuclear medicine

22 mei 2018

Technical Meeting on Preventing Unintended and Accidental Exposure: the exponential rise in nuclear medicine procedures performed around the world benefits an increasing number of patients, but it also intensifies the need to avoid any related accidental radiation exposure.

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