Code of practice for radiation protection in dentistry - Queensland


You will need to comply with this code if you possess or use an ionising radiation source for dental plain diagnostic imaging involving the irradiation of a person.

This code outlines the requirements for equipment and siting, image receptors and film processing, and procedures to minimise exposure to ionising radiation.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice is a set of rules which details how people in a certain industry should behave. A code of practice can be defined as a result of legislation or by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Queensland Health

Health Protection Branch

Radiation Health Unit

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