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Radiation

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ARPANSA - Radiation and Health Fact Sheets

This page lists the publications of the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency concerning radiation and health issues.

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ARPANSA - Radiofrequency Radiation

This page is one of a set of pages provided by Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency to inform about radiation basics

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ARPANSA - Solar UV radiation and the UV Index

ARPANSA measures the daily solar UV radiation levels in large population centres around Australia. As part of ARPANSA's commitment to the public education campaign, this information is provided to the TV stations, radio stations and newspapers.

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ARPANSA - Regulation: Relationship with State and Territory Regulators

Contact information for Australian state and territory radiation regulatory authorities

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ARPANSA - Ultraviolet Radiation

This page explains what ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is, how people are exposed to it, how it is measured, the effects of exposure to UVR and how to reduce the risk from UVR exposure.

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Radiation Oncologists - Targeting Cancer

A Radiation Oncologist is a medical specialist doctor. Radiation Oncologists work closely with Radiation Therapists and Radiation Oncology Medical Physicists

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Radiation Therapist - Targeting Cancer

A Radiation Therapist calculates the radiation plan and operates the equipment used to deliver the overall treatment plan set out by the Radiation Oncologist.

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ARPANSA - Radiation Protection Series

This page lists the Radiation Protection Series (RPS) publications of the Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency.

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ARPANSA - UV Resource Guide - About Ultraviolet Radiation

This Guide is issued to provide information about personal UV protection and to assist consumers in locating suppliers of products that claim to offer protection against solar ultraviolet radiation.

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ARPANSA - Units of ionising radiation measurement

This page is one of a set of pages provided by Australian Radiation Protection and Nuclear Safety Agency to inform about radiation basics

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