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A Re-Analysis of Cancer Incidence Near the Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant A Re-Analysis of Cancer Incidence near the Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant

@inproceedings{Wing2008ARO,
  title={A Re-Analysis of Cancer Incidence Near the Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant A Re-Analysis of Cancer Incidence near the Three Mile Island Nuclear Plant},
  author={Steve Wing and David B Richardson and Donna Armstrong and Douglas Crawford‐Brown},
  year={2008}
}
Introduction The well-known accident at the Three Mile Island nuclear power plant on the Susquehanna River near Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, USA, began on March 28, 1979. Industry and government reports concluded that the maximum gamma dose to a member of the general population was about 1 mSv and that the accident would not result in detectable health effects [2,11]. Despite these reassurances, many community members reported erythema, hair loss, vomiting, metallic taste, and deaths of pets and… Expand

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