ALARA concept | definition of ALARA concept by Medical dictionary
n an acronym for “As Low As Reasonably Achievable”; it pertains to radiation exposure encountered when taking radiographs. This idea requires that every possible precaution is taken to limit radiation levels when exposing the patient or clinician to radiation.
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