||Effects on Populations of Exposure to Low Levels of Ionizing Radiation.
||National Research Council, Washington, D.C. Advisory Committee on the Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiations.;Department of Health, Education, and Welfare, Washington, D.C.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, D.C.
Radiation effects ;
Health physics ;
Ionizing radiation ;
Public health ;
Radiation dosage ;
Radioactive isotopes ;
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A major review is presented of the effects of low levels of ionizing radiation and the role of such information in measures to protect the public. Contents include: Introduction; needs of the times; sources of ionizing radiation and population exposures; environmental transport and effects of radionuclides; genetic effects of ionizing radiation; effects of ionizing radiation on growth and development; somatic effects.