, particularly Compton scatter, causes great alarm because it is the major source of exposure to the R.
A tissue equivalent material was used to simulate beam attenuation and scatter radiation
from facial tissues.
Many clinicians are surprised to find the levels of scatter radiation
they are exposed to during X-ray exams.
Another beneficial safety feature is the RADBarrier, which reduces scatter radiation
to protect not only the patients but also to reduce exposure for surgeons and staff during fluoroscopically-guided procedures.
Because many of these procedures start by inserting a catheter in the femoral artery and then guiding it under fluoroscopy to the target organ in the abdominal or thoracic cavity, the gonads are highly likely to receive a certain amount of the primary beam, as well as scatter radiation
But as the cosmos cooled, much of the celestial fog lifted: Ions and electrons combined into atoms, which absorb and scatter radiation
The small detector virtually eliminates unwanted scatter radiation
, resulting in higher quality images at 1/10th the radiation exposure of conventional systems.
The 20-fold reduction in detector area utilized in the Cardiac Mariners system virtually eliminates unwanted scatter radiation
Due to the patient's large size, considerable scatter radiation
was generated during the lateral exposure.
This means much lower patient dose and almost immeasurable scatter radiation
to the surgeon.