Normally, an x-ray worker should not receive more than _______ rems of
exposure per year to the whole body and ________ rems of exposure per year to
hands and feet.
a. 2, 10.
b. 5, 75.
d. 35, 100.
There are some adverse effects of x-ray exposure for which safe exposure rates
are not established. One of these is:
a. Acute marrow damage.
b. Acute brain damage.
Acute gastrointestinal damage.
Which of the following can help reduce radiation exposure for the x-ray specialist?
a. Choices b, c, and d below.
b. Using the operator's booth.
Keeping your distance.
d. Never holding a patient who is being x-rayed.
e. None of the above.