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Justification, Consent & Radiation Risk – is it bad for your health

Mr Andrew Bradley

  • Date: Thursday 18th October 2018 at 6.30 pm (Registration from 6.00 pm)
  • Venue: Lecture Theatre 2, Stopford Building, University of Manchester
  • Members from £0.00
  • Non Members £5-12
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6.00 pm
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6.30 pm
PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS of Mr Andrew Bradley, Acting Directorate Manager, Nuclear Medicine Centre & Director of Medical Physics, Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust

Synopsis

An exploration of the science behind radiation dose and risk estimates; the use of the quantity effective dose in justifying the use of radiation for medical imaging and how this information is used in obtaining patient consent for a procedure.