Statutory Instruments

European Communities (Medical Ionising Radiation Protection) Regulations 2002

These regulations lay down measures for the radiation protection of individuals in relation to medical exposure of patients as part of their own medical diagnosis or treatment; the exposure of individuals as part of occupational health surveillance; the exposure of individuals as part of health screening programmes; the exposure of healthy individuals or patients voluntarily participating in medical or biomedical, diagnostic or therapeutic, research programmes; the exposure of individuals as part of medical legal procedures; the exposure of individuals knowingly or willingly helping (other than as part of their occupation) in the support and comfort of individuals undergoing medical exposure. These regulations revoke EC Directive 84/466 Euratom

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