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Radiation

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How to use the ultraviolet radiation index charts | ARPANSA

The ultraviolet (UV) radiation monitoring network was upgraded in 2017 to produce a more robust and flexible network, with the capability to be expanded to more locations in the future.

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Ultraviolet radiation monitoring | ARPANSA

We maintain a network of solar ultraviolet (UV) measurements in major Australian cities and in the Australian Antarctic territories.

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Ultraviolet radiation exposure and dose explained | ARPANSA

An explanation of ultraviolet radiation exposure and ultraviolet radiation dose.

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Ultraviolet radiation | ARPANSA

Solar UV radiation is the single most significant source of UV radiation and can reach a person on the ground from three sources, directly from the sun, scattered from the open sky and reflected from the environment.

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Radiation Therapist - Targeting Cancer

Radiation therapists are the people patients see on a daily basis who deliver the radiation treatment.

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What is ultraviolet radiation? - Cancer Institute NSW

Ultraviolet radiation (UVR) is generated from the sun and enters our atmosphere—depending on the type of concentration it can have different affects on our skin.

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Radiation Therapy Treatment - Targeting Cancer

There are different types of radiation therapy including external beam radiation therapy or brachytherapy. Find out more here.

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What is Radiation Therapy? - Targeting Cancer

Find out more about what is radiation therapy.

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Side Effects of Radiation Therapy - Targeting Cancer

Learn more about the side effects of radiation therapy for treating cancer.

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Radiation Therapy for Cancer Treatment - Targeting Cancer

Radiation therapy (also known as radiotherapy) is a safe and effective treatment option that would benefit 1 in 2 people with cancer. Radiation therapy is a one of the most common cancer treatment.

Read more on Radiation Oncology Targeting Cancer website

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