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Radiation and health

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Published by Taylor & Francis in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Radiobiology.,
  • Radiation -- Physiological effect.,
  • Plants -- Effect of radiation on.,
  • Plants -- Effect of radioactive pollution on.,
  • Animal populations -- Effect of radiation on.,
  • Radiation, Background.,
  • Radiation Effects.,
  • Background Radiation.,
  • Radioactivity.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesRadiation & health
    StatementThormod Henriksen and H. David Maillie.
    ContributionsMaillie, H. David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH652 .H38713 2003
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 226 p. :
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3436928M
    ISBN 100415271614, 0415271622
    LC Control Number2005282429
    OCLC/WorldCa49692352

    Handbook of Health Physics and Radiological Health. by Bernard Shleien, Lester A., Jr. Slaback, Brian Birky: Scinta, Inc The first trade edition of this compilation of health and health physics data meant to be used as a daily reference by practitioners, technologists, and students. 11 U.S. contributors. Atoms, Radiation, and Radiation Protection.


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[Lead abstract]}, author = {Gofman, J.W.}, abstractNote = {Separate abstracts were written for each of the 22 chapters of this book which present and analyze the evidence concerning effects of low doses of radiation upon humans.

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