Description

In this book, topics related to interaction of radiation with cells are dealt with, in which beneficial damage to cancer cells due to radiation therapy and hazards leading to injuries to normal cells and organs, are described in detail with illustrations and workbook examples. 
Topics, such as biological effects and normal tissue reaction of radiation, biological basis of external beam radiotherapy and brachytherapy, time-dose-fractionation methods, and radiation safety and protection, are well explained in simple terms for all sectors of people to understand.

More Feature : 

• Serves as an easy revision book for those preparing for examinations, such as MD, DNB, and also for MSc in medical physics 
• Helps in calculation of effective dose owing to various treatment protocols being followed today


Key Features:-

  • A good reference book
  • Gives invaluable information on radiology
  • Inculcated better understanding through solved examples and other illustrations

More Details about Handbook of Radiobiology (For Postgraduate Students of Medical Physics, Radiology and Imaging, and Radiation Oncology)

General Information  
Author(s)Thayalan Kuppusamy
PublisherJaypee Brothers Medical Publishers
Edition1st Edition 2016
ISBN9789386107435
Pages204
BindingPaperback
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearAugust 2016