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Document ID (ISN)111417
CIS number 11-0114
ISSN - Serial title 1886-6123 - Seguridad y Salud en el Trabajo
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Alfayate Sáez E., Gálvez Cervantes J.
Title General safety and health recommendations when using high-field magnetic resonance (1.5 and 3 Teslas) in clinical applications
Original title Recomendaciones preventivas generales en el uso de equipos de resonancia magnética de alto campo (1,5 y 3 Teslas) para applicaciones clínicas [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Dec. 2010, No.60, p.20-27. Illus. 12 ref.
Internet access Recomendaciones_preventivas.pdf [in Spanish]
Abstract This article sets out the general occupational safety and health recommendations for using magnetic resonance equipment in medical or veterinary centres. Contents: recommendations aimed at eliminating or controlling possible risks related to the static magnetic field; recommendations aimed at eliminating or controlling the risk of accidents related to leaks of the cryogenic fluid.
Descriptors (primary) electromagnetic fields; magnetic resonance imaging; limitation of exposure; risk factors
Descriptors (secondary) cryogenic fluids; safe working methods; health services; veterinary services
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Radiation
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Non-ionizing radiation