Are Bismuth Shields Useful in Dentomaxillofacial Radiology Practice for the Protection of Eyes and Thyroid Glands from Ionizing Radiation?


Aytugar E., Kose T. E. , Gumru B., Aytugar T. B. , YAŞAR D., ÇENE E. , et al.

IRANIAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY, cilt.15, 2018 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 15 Konu: 3
  • Basım Tarihi: 2018
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5812/iranjradiol.40723
  • Dergi Adı: IRANIAN JOURNAL OF RADIOLOGY

Özet

Background: The eye lens and thyroid gland are sensitive to radiation and have a risk of being exposed to primary beams and scattered radiation during dental radiographic examinations.