Q. Where can I find information on how being a x-ray tech could put you at risk for cancer?

for a paper on if the exposure is greater and and have a better chance of getting cancer opposed to someone who is not exposed?

Answer

For articles, check the databases below.  Start at the Online Resources page and click on Health Sciences.   If you are off-campus, you will need to use your 14 digit Library Number, which can be found on your ID Card or on the Login Assistance page in MyBaker.

Health Sciences databases:

Helpful hints--try keywords like:

  • medical radiation workers and cancer
  • radiologic technology and radiation

A study by the National Cancer Institute specifically addressed this concern about radiologic technologists and cancer.

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  • Last Updated Jan 30, 2018
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