"Health Physics" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
The science concerned with problems of radiation protection relevant to reducing or preventing radiation exposure, and the effects of ionizing radiation on humans and their environment.
- Health Physics
- Physics, Health
- Radiologic Physics
- Physics, Radiologic
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Health Physics" by people in Profiles.
Can Physics Consults Improve Patient-Centered Care in Radiation Oncology? Int J Radiat Oncol Biol Phys. 2023 01 01; 115(1):244-246.
AAPM medical physics practice guideline 3.b.: Levels of supervision for medical physicists in clinical training. J Appl Clin Med Phys. 2021 Jun; 22(6):11-15.
[Looking Back on the 10th Anniversary of Radiological Physics and Technology(RPT)]. Nihon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi. 2019; 75(1):1-12.
A brief history of the AAPM: Celebrating 60 years of contributions to medical physics practice and science. Med Phys. 2018 Feb; 45(2):497-501.
[Recent Review Articles in Radiological Physics and Technology]. Nihon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi. 2018; 74(5):507-515.
[Radiological Physics and Technology (RPT): Current Status and Its Future]. Nihon Hoshasen Gijutsu Gakkai Zasshi. 2017; 73(12):1285-1293.
Jacques Ovadia, Ph.D. Med Phys. 2014 Oct; 41(10):100801.
Ethics and professionalism in medical physics: a survey of AAPM members. Med Phys. 2013 Apr; 40(4):047001.
Anniversary paper: image processing and manipulation through the pages of Medical Physics. Med Phys. 2008 Oct; 35(10):4488-500.
Anniversary Paper: the role of medical physicists in developing stereotactic radiosurgery. Med Phys. 2008 Sep; 35(9):4262-77.