Follow these simple guidelines (based on the ALARA principle to keep doses As Low As Reasonably Achievable) to help create a safer workspace in your veterinary clinic.
of exposure to directly reduce radiation dose.
between your body and the radiation source.
for beta particles, X-rays and gamma rays.
It's easy to ensure your whole team is practicing safe imaging by starting a simple radiation safety program. These resources will help you get started:
For your convenience, we're providing these quick links about your state's rules and guidelines. You should always confirm independently what rules apply.
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