Dosimetry of an Implantable 252 Californium Source

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The radiation dose from 252 Californium needles designed for use as a source of neutrons for radiotherapy has been measured. The dosimetry information presented in this paper will enable clinical studies of neutron radiotherapy with 252 Californium needles to be planned and begun.

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Oliver, G.D. Jr. August 29, 2001.

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The radiation dose from 252 Californium needles designed for use as a source of neutrons for radiotherapy has been measured. The dosimetry information presented in this paper will enable clinical studies of neutron radiotherapy with 252 Californium needles to be planned and begun.

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  • Report No.: DP-MS-68-41
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 785207
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Oliver, G.D. Jr. Dosimetry of an Implantable 252 Californium Source, article, August 29, 2001; South Carolina. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc717294/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.