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ALFONSO LAGUARDIA, Rodolfo; LOPEZ DIAZ, Adlin  and  DIAZ RIZO, Oscar. Medical physics in Havana city. Nucleus [online]. 2019, n.66, pp.52-57.  Epub Oct 03, 2019. ISSN 0864-084X.

The main contributions in the applications of nuclear sciences and technologies to the diagnosis and treatment of neoplasic diseases, obtained by medical physicists from various Havana institutions are summarized. Additionally, the main activities to guarantee the training and accreditation of medical physicists for radiodiagnosis, nuclear medicine, radiotherapy and radiation protection services in Havana hospital network is presented.

Keywords : radiation protection; Cuba; patients; diagnostic techniques; radiotherapy; diagnosis.

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