While CT scans are quicker, easier and more widely available than MRIs and other advanced imaging, they have a large dose of ionizing
radiation, many times higher than a chest X-ray, Kwan and her colleagues noted.
In this study, authors hypothesized that the medical exposure to low doses of ionizing
radiation would contribute to cell injury or activation initiated by a loss of phospholipid asymmetry and MP vesiculation.
(5) RP emphasizes the safe and controlled use of ionizing
radiation, and its use for any radiological procedure for medical diagnosis should be kept as low as reasonably achievable.
Electrical and information engineers explore the effects of ionizing
radiation on modern semiconductor devices and solutions for hardening the devices.
radiation interactions with cells and organs.
"With newer treatment protocols and improved shielding, it would be interesting to see if the effect of ionizing
radiation has changed, or whether we as dermatologists should more actively screen this at-risk population."
Observations from the Hubble Space Telescope show that J0921+4509 floods the surrounding space with ionizing
light through holes punched in the enveloping hydrogen clouds, the team reports in the Oct.
It reportedly uses 80% less energy than compressed-air cleaning products and boasts greater durability and lower maintenance than external ionizing
They found that the fraction of ionizing
photons escaping into intergalactic space was 50 percent in small galaxies (more than 10 million solar masses).
"Researchers typically differentiate between the effects of ionizing
radiation (such as far-ultraviolet, X-ray and gamma ray) and non ionizing
radiation (including visible light, microwave and radio).
"Massive stars dominate the lives of their host galaxies through their ionizing
radiation and supernova explosions," Mordecai-Mark Mac Low, a curator in the American Museum of Natural History's Department of Astrophysics and an author on the paper, said.
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