Advocating for use of the ALARA principle in the context of medical imaging fails to recognize that the risk is hypothetical and so serves to reinforce patients' fears of radiation

Jeffry A. Siegel, Cynthia H McCollough, Colin G. Orton

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)3-6
Number of pages4
JournalMedical Physics
Volume44
Issue number1
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2017

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biophysics
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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