NUC RAD SHARE PROJECT
of checklists, templates, and standardized protocols/reports in
Nuclear Medicine is increasingly being recognized. As the
Nuclear Radiology and PET/CT, the author had
consistently found these tools to be invaluable and is pleased to SHARE
efforts by making it available online. Content is meant for
purposes only. Enjoy!
For educational purposes only! Not intended for clinical use. Algorithms provided reflect one institution's approach and not necessarily accepted/standardized practice. Attempt is made to ensure the information is accurate but caution is advised. Author assumes no responsibility or liability for the content.
NUCLEAR GADGET REVIEW
RADIATION DETECTORGieger Mueller (GM) counter is a sensitive tool to detect radiation contamination in an area or on a person. GMC-320plus by GQ electronics is an excellent GM radiation detector (beta/gamma/xray) with LCD display and audible signal. Display option include cpm, uSv/hr or mR/hr with range upto 65k cpm, 500uSv/hr, and 50mR/hr. Portable with lithium ion rechargeable battery. Internal flash memory of 1MB.
Electronic Personal Dosimeter (EPD) are similar to TLD or film badge but gives you realtime reading of cummulative radiation exposure (beta/gamma/xray). Radex One by Quartarad is a very good personal dosimeter with digital display that provides realtime reading in cpm, uSv, or uSv/hr with range of 0-999uSv/hr. Adjustable audible or vibration alarm. Small and portable. Fast response. Pre-calibrated. Uses a single AAA battery. Can connect to PC via USB. Affordable.
SURVIVAL KITEmergency Disaster Kit is a must for everyone. For example, fault lines pose earthquake risk for 39 out of 50 states in USA. Urban Survival Kit (for 2 to 4 person) by Emergency Zone is very affordable and comprehensive. Contents include: food bars, water purification powder, radio, flashlight, first aid supplies, hygiene supplies, N95 mask, whistle, rope, multi-tool, duct tape, scissors, gloves, light sticks, poncho, tent, sleeping bag etc. Comes all nicely wrapped up in black backpacks. You can also put together your own.
EMERGENCY RADIO & SOLAR CELLPHONE CHARGERNon-battery operated, hand-crank radio for emergency broadcasts is a must for any emergency kit. American Red Cross FRX3 is a hand crank NOAA AM/FM digital radio + emergency beacon + LED flashlight + solar-powered cellphone charger (via USB port).
CAUTION: RADIATIONFun 12x18 plastic/resin sign for all zombie fans.
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