The OSL measures potential occupational doses from gamma radiation and X‑rays. They are typically used in industries such as diagnostic radiology, radiotherapy, chiropractic, veterinary, dental and nuclear medicine.
The extremity monitor measures potential extremity doses from all radiation types which contribute to Hp(07). They are typically used in the nuclear medicine industry and other industries where workers are handling radiation sources with their hands.
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