M.S. Rahman, M.A. Haydar, M.K.A. Patwary, S.M. Shome, S. Paul, D. Paul, A.K.M.M.H. Meaze, Dosimetry of 131I for Occupational Radiation Workers by Whole Body Counting System, Volume 39, International Letters of Chemistry, Physics and Astronomy (Volume 39)
    Internal radiation dosimetry of occupational radiation workers due to inhalation of <sup>131</sup>I during maintenance at iodine <sup>131</sup>I hot cell of Radioisotope Production Division (RIPD) of Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission have been performed with Whole Body Counter (WBC) containing two large size NaI detector. The contaminated radioactivity of the radiation workers by <sup>131</sup>I was immediately conducted using a WBC (CANBERRA, FASTSCAN model 2250) and counting was repeated again a few days later. The performance of whole body counter was checked by CANBERRA transfer phantom (model 2257) with a mixed source (20 ml vial). The intake was calculated by Apex-Invivo counting software and then corresponding dose in thyroid were estimated by using Integrated Modules for Bioassay Analysis (IMBA) Professional Plus code modules. The body activity due to intake of <sup>131</sup>I and the total effective and equivalent dose in thyroid were also estimated and discussed.
    <sup>131</sup>I, IMBA, Internal Dosimetry, Whole Body Counter