In case of contamination, accidental irradiation and however overcome of exposition annual limits, is necessary (as provide from D.Lgs. n° 230/95) a "special medical examination" by "approved medical practitioner", following, by the same medical practitioner, the prosecution with "special medical surveillance". In this case you must evaluate what happened and therefore, for the diagnostic, prognostic and therapeutic finality, the knowledge of doses and/or of the contamination is one of the most important information. This information is not always available, you can replace the lack of information of physical dosimetry, through using the particular methods which allows to valuate the doses or the contamination level of the persons involved in the accidental situation. Therefore being listed the "Aim examination" to carry out in case of accidental events; in particular being described same specific examinations, like cytogenetic dosimetry, capillaroscopy, teletermography also with criostimulation, eyes examination. Further directions concern the examination useful for the evaluation of the internal contamination.
|Pages (from-to)||389 - 390|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Giornale Italiano di Medicina del Lavoro ed Ergonomia|
|Publication status||Published - Jul 2006|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health