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Effectiveness of a lead cap in radiation protection of the head in the cardiac catheterisation laboratory

EuroIntervention 2013;9:754-756. DOI: 10.4244/EIJV9I6A120

Istanbul University, Cerrahpasa School of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Istanbul, Turkey

During the past 30 years, interventional cardiology has advanced dramatically resulting in outstanding increases in occupational radiation exposure of interventional cardiologists. Despite the remarkable changes in fluoroscop

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