Benefits and Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation

  title={Benefits and Biological Effects of Ionizing Radiation},
  author={Nasiru Imam Zakariya and MTE Kahn},
  • Nasiru Imam Zakariya, MTE Kahn
  • Published 2014
The benefits of radiation were first recognized in the use of X-rays for medical diagnosis, then later with the discoveries of radiation and radioactivity. The rush in exploiting the medical benefits led fairly to the recognition of the risks and induced harm associated with it. In those early days, only the most obvious harm resulting from high doses of… CONTINUE READING