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9 August 2018
IAEA Publishes Report on Medical Physics Staffing Needs

Debbie Gilley, IAEA

The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has published IAEA Human Health Reports No. 15, Medical Physics Staffing Needs in Diagnostic Imaging and Radionuclide Therapy: An Activity Based Approach. This publication describes an algorithm developed to determine the recommended staffing levels for clinical medical physics services in medical imaging and radionuclide therapy, based on current best practice as described in international guidelines.