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Main Title Health risks from exposure to low levels of ionizing radiation : BEIR VII Phase 2 /
Publisher National Academies Press,
Year Published 2006
OCLC Number 62888925
ISBN 030909156X (pbk.); 9780309091565 (pbk.); 0309530407 (pdf); 9780309530408 (pdf)
Subjects Ionizing radiation--Toxicology ; Ionizing radiation--Physiological effect ; Ionizing radiation--Dose-response relationship ; Radiation, Ionizing ; Dose-Response Relationship, Radiation ; Radiation Effects ; Risk Assessment
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National Academies Press
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EIAM  RA1231.R2H395 2006 Region 2 Library/New York,NY 04/05/2006
EJBM  RA1231.R2H395 2006 Headquarters Library/Washington,DC 04/05/2006
ELBM  RA1231.R2H395 2006 AWBERC Library/Cincinnati,OH 11/09/2009
ERAM  RA1231.R2 H395 2006 Region 9 Library/San Francisco,CA 07/21/2014
ESAM  RA1231.R2H395 2006 Region 10 Library/Seattle,WA 04/21/2006
Collation xvi, 406 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
This is the seventh in a series of reports from the National Research Council prepared to advise the U.S. government on the relationship between exposure to ionizing radiation and human health. Includes bibliographical references (p. 337-372) and index.
Contents Notes
Background Information -- Molecular and Cellullar Response to Ionizing Radiation -- Radiation-Induced Cancer: Mechanisms, Quantitative Experimental Studies, and the Role of Genetic Factors -- Heritable Genetic Effects of Radiation in Human Populations -- Background for Epidemiologic Methods -- A-Bomb Survivor Studies -- Medical Radiation Studies -- Occupational Radiation Studies -- Environmental Radiation Studies -- Inegration of Biology and Epidemiology -- Risk Assessment, Models, and Methods -- Estimating Cancer Risk -- Summary and Research Needs.