A radioactive tracer, or radioactive label, is a chemical compound in which one or
more atoms have been replaced by a radioisotope so by virtue of its radioactive
decay it can be used to explore the...
Radioactive substances that emit beta radiation or gamma radiation are used as
tracers in industry and hospitals. They're used to find out what is happening ...
Beta radiation is used for tracers and monitoring the thickness of materials.
Doctors may use radioactive chemicals called tracers for medical imaging.
Nuclear radiation is used in medicine to sterilise equipment, to help in ...
Radioactive tracers are used to investigate a patient's body without the need for
surgery. ... to detect any gamma rays or beta particles that pass out of the
How can we use alpha particle radiation, beta particle radiation and gamma
radiation? ... Radioactive tracers can be used to diagnose some medical
Substances that emit gamma radiation are often used as tracers because the ...
The leak or blockage is discovered by finding where amount of radiation ...
A radioactive source producing beta radiation is used to control the thickness in
the manufacturing ... Short half life radioisotopes for tracer use and radiotherapy.
The area above ground where a high intensity of beta radiation is detected will
pin point the ... Sodium 24 is an example of a radioisotope used in leak detection.
For the moment we'll say that alpha and beta radiation consist of tiny particles, ....
Simulation of how a gamma tracer can be used to find a leak in an oil pipeline.
In some cases radiation can be used to treat diseased organs, or tumours. ...
nuclear medicine use radioactive tracers which emit gamma rays from within the
body. ... Lu-177 is essentially a low-energy beta-emitter (with some gamma) and