TITLE

Sounding Off About "Special" Specials

AUTHOR(S)
Aurelius, Mike
PUB. DATE
September 2008
SOURCE
LabTalk;Sep/Oct2008, Vol. 36 Issue 19C, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author provides insights on ordering the proper materials for eye patients. He argues that in terms of special orders, no one knows exactly what materials are available. He says prescribing didymium for radiation/X-ray shielding is incorrect. If this is worn by a person exposed to X-ray radiation, the eyes will be exposed to unsafe levels of radiation.
ACCESSION #
34570273

 

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