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Document ID (ISN)48475
CIS number 87-1175
Year 1980
Convention or series no. MSZ 824-80
Author(s)
Magyar Szabványügyi Hivatal
Title Radiation protection in workplaces with medical and veterinary X-ray equipment [Hungary]
Original title Sugárzás elleni védelem orvosi és állatorvosi röntgen munkahelyeken [in Hungarian]
Bibliographic information Szabványbolt, Budapest, Pf. 162. 1431, Hungary, 1980. 19p. Illus. 11 ref. Price: For.38.00.
Abstract This standard (effective: 1 July 1981) prescribes radiation protection measures to be adopted in medical, dental and veterinary work environments where X-ray equipment operating below voltages of 300kV is used. Contents: definitions and units; the purpose of radiation protection; maximum doses permitted to various body organs; materials used in radiation protection (principally, lead); thickness of lead shielding needed to reduce radiation to safe levels; layout and dimensions of workplaces with X-ray equipment; inspection and measurement.
Descriptors (primary) radiation protection; Hungary; x-ray equipment; veterinary services; health services; dental services; hospitals; limitation of exposure
Descriptors (secondary) radiation shielding; standard; inspection
Document type A - Laws, regulations, directives
Country / State or ProvinceHungary
Subject(s) Standards and directives with the force of law
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) Ionizing radiation
Health care services