Mr Cameron Younger

Lecturer

School of Health Sciences (Medical Radiation Science)

Career Summary

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Medical Radiation Science (Honours), University of Newcastle
  • Diploma of Applied Science (Med Radiation Science), University of Newcastle

Fields of Research

Code Description Percentage
119999 Medical and Health Sciences not elsewhere classified 100

Professional Experience

UON Appointment

Title Organisation / Department
Lecturer University of Newcastle
School of Health Sciences
Australia

Professional appointment

Dates Title Organisation / Department
1/01/1995 - 1/01/2011 Clinical Educator North Coast Area Health Service / Hunter New England Area Health Service
Australia
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Publications

For publications that are currently unpublished or in-press, details are shown in italics.


Journal article (4 outputs)

Year Citation Altmetrics Link
2019 Younger CWE, Wagner MJ, Douglas C, Warren-Forward H, 'Describing ionising radiation risk in the clinical setting: A systematic review', RADIOGRAPHY, 25 83-90 (2019)
DOI 10.1016/j.radi.2018.11.002
Co-authors Charles Douglas, Helen Warren-Forward
2018 Younger CWE, Douglas C, Warren-Forward H, 'Ionising radiation risk disclosure: When should radiographers assume a duty to inform?', Radiography, 24 146-150 (2018) [C1]

© 2017 The College of Radiographers Introduction: Autonomy is a fundamental patient right for ethical practice, and informed consent is the mechanism by which health care professi... [more]

© 2017 The College of Radiographers Introduction: Autonomy is a fundamental patient right for ethical practice, and informed consent is the mechanism by which health care professionals ensure this right has been respected. The ethical notion of informed consent has evolved alongside legal developments. Under Australian law, a provider who fails to disclose risk may be found to be in breach of a duty of disclosure, potentially facing legal consequences if the patient experiences harm that is attributable to an undisclosed risk. These consequences may include the common law tort of negligence. Ionising radiation, in the form of a medical imaging examination, has the potential to cause harm. However, stochastic effects cannot be attributable to a specific ionising radiation event. What then is the role of the Australi