Absence of evidence for differences in the dose-response for cancer and non-cancer endpoints by acute injury status in the Japanese atomic-bomb survivors.

  • Mark P. Little
  • Published 2002 in International journal of radiation biology


PURPOSES To ascertain possible evidence for radiosensitive subgroups in the Japanese atomic-bomb survivors. MATERIALS AND METHODS Time- and age-adjusted relative risk models were fitted to the Japanese atomic-bomb survivor mortality data, taking account of the modifying effects of acute injury status and adjusting for random dosimetric errors. RESULTS… (More)


  • Presentations referencing similar topics