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Additional references: Paediatric dosimetry

Supplemental References

HART, D., JONES, D.G., WALL, B.F., Coefficients for estimating effective doses from paediatric X-ray examinations. NRPB-R279, National Radiological Protection Board, NRPB, Chilton (1996)

NATIONAL COUNCIL ON RADIATION PROTECTION AND MEASUREMENT, Diagnostic Reference Levels in Medical Imaging: Recommendations for Applications in the United States (In preparation), NCRP, Bethesda, Maryland

CRCPD (1998).  Conference of Radiation Control Program Directors.  Nationwide Evaluation of X-Ray Trends (NEXT):  Tabulation and Graphical Summary of the 1998 Pediatric Chest Survey

Shrimpton P.C., Wall B.F.  Reference Doses for Pediatric CT.  Radiation Protection Dosimetry 90:249-252

THE ALLIANCE FOR RADIATION SAFETY IN PEDIATRIC IMAGING (2010) .  (The Alliance for Radiation Safety in Pediatric Imaging, Washington, D.C.) - website

WARD, V.L., STRAUSS, K.J., BARNEWOLT, C.E., ZURAKOWSKI, D., VENKATAKRISHNAN, V., FAHEY, F.H., LEBOWITZ, R.L., TAYLOR, G.A.  Pediatric Radiation Exposure and Effective Dose Reduction During Voiding Cystourethrography,  Radiology 249:1002-1009 (2008)

KILJUNEN, T., JÄRVINEN, H., SAVOLAINEN, S.  Diagnostic Reference Levels for Thorax X-Ray Examinations of Paediatric Patients, Br J Radiol. 80:452-459.  (2007)

KYRIOUS, J.C., FITZGERALD, M., PETTETT, A., COOK, J.V., PABLOT, S.M.  A Comparison of doses and techniques between specialist and no-specialist centres in diagnostic X-ray imaging of children,” Br J Radiol 60:437-450 (1996) -Fee