Epidemiological studies of cataracts among interventional physicians: A literature-based assessment of eye lens doses

Henryk Wicke, Ulrike Scheidemann-Wesp & Gaël Hammer
Interventionalists are subjected to an elevated occupational radiation exposure. The effects to the radiation-sensitive eye lens are of eminent concern due to the possibility of radiation-induced cataracts. Their formation has long been regarded as a deterministic effect with a lens dose threshold of[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]