The state-of-the-art on worldwide studies in some environments with elevated naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORM).

  • Mehdi Sohrabi
  • Published 1998 in
    Applied radiation and isotopes : including data…


Direct observations and studies of the radiobiological and epidemiological effects of ionizing radiation from naturally occurring radioactive materials (NORM) on man, in particular in areas with elevated NORM, are becoming of prime concern in radiation protection. This is due to existing discrepancies in the application of the linear no-threshold theory in… (More)