Experimental simulation of A-bomb gamma ray spectra for radiobiology studies.

@article{Pattison2001ExperimentalSO,
  title={Experimental simulation of A-bomb gamma ray spectra for radiobiology studies.},
  author={J. Pattison and R. Hugtenburg and M. Charles and A. Beddoe},
  journal={Radiation protection dosimetry},
  year={2001},
  volume={95 2},
  pages={
          125-36
        }
}
Improved radiation protection of humans requires a better understanding of the mechanisms of radiation action and accurate estimates of radiation risk for both internal and external radiations. The Japanese atomic bomb survivors represent one of the most important sources of human data on the late carcinogenic effects of ionising radiations. The present study was undertaken to investigate whether it would be possible to use hospital radiotherapy/radiobiology equipment to mimic the spectra… Expand
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