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History of dosimetry in radiology and early radiotherapy. / Van Loon, Ronald; Van Tiggelen, R.

In: Annalen van de Belgische Vereniging voor Stralingsbescherming, Vol. 31, 01.04.2006.

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Van Loon, R & Van Tiggelen, R 2006, 'History of dosimetry in radiology and early radiotherapy', Annalen van de Belgische Vereniging voor Stralingsbescherming, vol. 31.

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Van Loon, R., & Van Tiggelen, R. (2006). History of dosimetry in radiology and early radiotherapy. Annalen van de Belgische Vereniging voor Stralingsbescherming, 31.

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Van Loon R, Van Tiggelen R. History of dosimetry in radiology and early radiotherapy. Annalen van de Belgische Vereniging voor Stralingsbescherming. 2006 Apr 1;31.

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Van Loon, Ronald ; Van Tiggelen, R. / History of dosimetry in radiology and early radiotherapy. In: Annalen van de Belgische Vereniging voor Stralingsbescherming. 2006 ; Vol. 31.

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