The linear no-threshold relationship is inconsistent with radiation biologic and experimental data.


Maurice Tubiana, MD Ludwig E. Feinendegen, MD Chichuan Yang, MD Joseph M. Kaminski, MD T he carcinogenic risk induced by low doses of ionizing radiation is controversial. It cannot be assessed with epidemiologic methods alone because at low doses the data are imprecise and often conflicting. Since the 1970s, the radiation protection community has estimated… (More)
DOI: 10.1148/radiol.2511080671