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Comparison of Y-90 measurements in UK hospitals, 2009.

Fenwick, A J; Keightley, J D; Baker, M; Johansson, L C; Harms, A V (2011) Comparison of Y-90 measurements in UK hospitals, 2009. NPL Report. IR 20

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Abstract

This report presents the results from a comparison exercise involving Y-90 performed in October 2009 to assess the measurement capability of Medical Physics Departments in the UK and Ireland. The report shows discrepancies of up to 20 % from the NPL certificated value and highlights issues with measuring Y-90 in different geometries.

Item Type: Report/Guide (NPL Report)
NPL Report No.: IR 20
Keywords: Y-90, Hospital Comparison, Nuclear Medicine
Subjects: Ionising Radiation
Ionising Radiation > Radioactivity
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2018 13:14
URI: http://eprintspublications.npl.co.uk/id/eprint/5213

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