Radiation safety knowledge and practices among Irish orthopaedic trainees.
AffiliationCappagh National Orthopaedic Hospital, Finglas, Dublin 11, Ireland, email@example.com.
Local subject classificationSURGERY, ORTHOPAEDIC
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CitationNugent M, Carmody O, Dudeney S. Radiation safety knowledge and practices among Irish orthopaedic trainees. Ir J Med Sci 2014 [published online 23 April 2014]
PublisherIrish journal of medical science
JournalIrish journal of medical science
AbstractFluoroscopy is frequently used in orthopaedic surgery, particularly in a trauma setting. Exposure of patients and staff to ionising radiation has been studied extensively; however, little work has been done to evaluate current knowledge and practices among orthopaedic trainees.