Jun 26, 2019  
2018-2019 Chesapeake College Catalog 
    
2018-2019 Chesapeake College Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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RSR 231+ - Radiation Biology and Protection

3 credits
A study of the effect of ionizing radiation on body tissues at the molecular and cellular level. An overview of the interaction of radiation with living systems and the factors affecting biological responses will be studied. The responsibilities of the radiographer to ensure that patients, personnel and the public are protected from excessive radiation exposure and the regulations affecting ionizing radiation at the federal- and state-level will be discussed. [SPRING] Three hours lecture per week.
Prerequisite(s): RSR 132+  



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