DOSE RESPONSE RELATIONSHIPS FOR ACUTE IONIZING-RADIATION LETHALITY

@article{Anno2003DOSERR,
  title={DOSE RESPONSE RELATIONSHIPS FOR ACUTE IONIZING-RADIATION LETHALITY},
  author={George H. Anno and Robert W. Young and Ronald M. Bloom and John R. Mercier},
  journal={Health Physics},
  year={2003},
  volume={84},
  pages={565-575}
}
Abstract— A review and analysis of the dose response relationship for the probability of acute lethality from prompt or short-term exposure to ionizing radiation is presented. The purpose of this analysis is to provide recommendations concerning estimates of casualties expected from radiation accidents, the use of nuclear weapons, or possible terrorist activities. Previous work on acute ionizing radiation-induced lethality risk together with a collection of dose response relationships are… 

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