US Patent Number
Apparatus for use in examining or treating patients with X-radiation or the like requires the making of a permanent record of the radiation applied. The operation of the radiation source is controlled in dependence upon the making of the record and the to radiation, or dose exposure is limited to a predetermined amount. A method is disclosed for safeguarding the patient and for producing a tangible record of the dose to which the patient is subjected.
University of Kentucky Research Foundation, Lexington, Ky.
Hurst, George S.; Thennard, Norbert; and Schneider, Karl A., "X-Ray Irradiation Apparatus in Which an X-Ray Source is Energized Upon the Recording of Irradiation Dosage Data" (1972). Physics and Astronomy Faculty Patents. 9.