Q. Where can I find information on how being a x-ray tech could put you at risk for cancer?
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:
- Nursing and Allied Health Collection (InfoTrac)
- ProQuest Nursing and Allied Health Source
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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