Code of practice for the exposure of humans to ionizing radiation for research purposes - Queensland


You will need to comply with this code if you possess or use an ionising radiation source for conducting health-related research on people.

This code ensures that researchers exposing participants to ionising radiation provide the participants and the Human Research Ethics Committee with information that allows consent to be properly considered by the research participants and approval considered by the Human Research Ethics Committee.

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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