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Which of the following bodies regulates transportation of radiopharmaceuticals?
a) NRC
b) DOT
c) TJC
d) FDA
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The inverse square law, in words, says:
a) if you double the distance from the source of activity, you reduce exposure to 25% of the original intensity
b) if you halve the distance from the source of activity, you decrease exposure to 25% of the original intensity
c) if you halve the distance from the source of activity, you decrease exposure to one-fourth of the original intensity
What is the best way to decrease the radioactive dose to visitors if a patient is surveyed to emit 3 mR/h at bedside?
a) have the patient wear lead aprons
b) keep the patient well hydrated and encourage frequent voiding
c) have the visitor sit or stand as far as possible form bedside.
d) have the visitor wear lead shielding