Title

Radiation protection standards as practiced by radiologic technologists in selected hospitals in Cavite

Date of Completion

2008

Document Type

Thesis

Degree Name

Bachelor of Science in Radiologic Technology

Keywords

Radiation Protection, Radiologic Technologists

Abstract

The descriptive method of research was used in the study. A total of 82 respondents were chosen using convenience sampling technique. The researchers used a self-made questionnaire. Data was analyzed using frequency distribution, percentage, mean, standard deviation, t-test of independent means and ANOVA (Analysis of Variance). Based on the findings of this study, the following conclusions were drawn: (1) Most of the respondents were ages 26-35, male, with a length of service of 5 years and below, married and had a monthly household income of P8,001-P15,000; (2) Respondents practiced radiation protection standards, in particular the principles of justification, optimization, dose limitations, and in general, to a very great extent; (3) The respondents’ demographic variables namely age, gender, length of service, civil status, and socio-economic status are not associated in the practice of radiation protection standards.

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