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Abstract

This book is intended as a guide to the treatment of victims following an accident in which radionuclides have entered the body. It is a practical guide based on a review of current treatments to remove radionuclides from the body and prevent radiation-induced disease. As well as a detailed review of methods of treatment, the book presents discussion of necessary preparations, methods for assessing intakes and the principles of intervention levels.

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Authors: BHATTACHARYYA M H, ANL, Argonne, Illinois (US);BREITENSTEIN B D, BNL, Upton (US);MÉTIVIER H, CEA, Institut de Protection et de Sûreté Nucléaire, CEN Fontenay-aux-Roses (FR);MUGGENBURG B A, ITRI Albuquerque (US);GTRADLING G N, National Radiological Protection Board, Didcot, Oxon. (GB);VOLF V, Kernforschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbH, Karlsruhe (DE);METIVIER H, CEA, Institut de Protection et de Surete Nucleaire, CEN Fontenay-aux-Roses (FR)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 14320 EN (1992) 50 pp.
Availability: Nuclear Technology Publishing, P.O. Box No. 7, Ashford, Kent (GB)
ISBN: ISBN 1-870965-22-1
Record Number: 199211083 / Last updated on: 1994-11-29
Category: PUBLICATION
Original language: en
Available languages: en