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Radiation Protection Series No. 10

Front cover - RPS No. 10

Code of Practice and Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Dentistry (2005)

The Code establishes the responsibilities of those involved in dental radiology, and lays down requirements for equipment and siting, image receptors and film processing, and procedures to minimise exposure to ionizing radiation. The Safety Guide provides advice and guidance on measures that could be employed to assist in meeting the requirements of the Code of Practice.

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Code of Practice and Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Dentistry (2005) (PDF 616k)

Printed Copies

Printed copies of RPS No. 10 are available for purchase directly from ARPANSA at a cost of AUD$16.50 per copy (incl. GST and postage).

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Public Consultation Documents

Public Consultation Draft Code of Practice and Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Dentistry - July 2005 (PDF 480k)

Public Consultation Draft Regulatory Impact Statement for Code of Practice and Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Dentistry - August 2005 (PDF 248k)

Summary of Submissions and Responses (PDF 171k)

Final Regulatory Impact Statement for Code of Practice and Safety Guide for Radiation Protection in Dentistry - November 2005 (PDF 253k)

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