Canadian Lung Cancer Relative Risk from Radon Exposure for Short Periods in Childhood Compared to a Lifetime

  • Jing Chen
  • Published 2013 in
    International journal of environmental research…

Abstract

Long-term exposure to elevated indoor radon concentrations has been determined to be the second leading cause of lung cancer in adults after tobacco smoking. With the establishment of a National Radon Program in Canada in 2007 thousands of homes across the country have been tested for radon. Although the vast majority of people are exposed to low or… (More)
DOI: 10.3390/ijerph10051916

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@inproceedings{Chen2013CanadianLC, title={Canadian Lung Cancer Relative Risk from Radon Exposure for Short Periods in Childhood Compared to a Lifetime}, author={Jing Chen}, booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health}, year={2013} }