Ionizing radiation injuries and illnesses.

@article{Christensen2014IonizingRI,
  title={Ionizing radiation injuries and illnesses.},
  author={Doran M. Christensen and Carol J. Iddins and Stephen L Sugarman},
  journal={Emergency medicine clinics of North America},
  year={2014},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={
          245-65
        }
}
Although the spectrum of information related to diagnosis and management of radiation injuries and illnesses is vast and as radiation contamination incidents are rare, most emergency practitioners have had little to no practical experience with such cases. Exposures to ionizing radiation and internal contamination with radioactive materials can cause significant tissue damage and conditions. Emergency practitioners unaware of ionizing radiation as the cause of a condition may miss the diagnosis… CONTINUE READING
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