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Radon Daughters

Known as: Daughters, Radon, Radon Daughters [Chemical/Ingredient] 
Short-lived radioactive decay products of radon that include 216-Po, 214-Pb, 214-Bi, and 214-Po. They have an effective half-life of about 30 minutes… 
National Institutes of Health

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2011
2011
Quantum chemical calculations, using gradient-correct density functional at the BP86 level in conjunction with TZ2P basis sets… 
  • table 1
Review
2007
Review
2007
This United Nations Policy Note on State-Owned Enterprise Reform provides practical guidance on alternative policies to reform… 
  • table A.1
Review
2007
Review
2007
  • M. Charles
  • Journal of radiological protection : official…
  • 2007
  • Corpus ID: 20718608
A preceding companion paper has reviewed the various factors which form the chain of assumptions that are necessary to support a… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Numerous occupational cohort mortality studies have observed exposure-response curves to have an increasing slope at low exposure… 
Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Radon daughters, both in the workplace and in the household, are a continuing cause for concern because of the well-documented… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
In the 1970s it was statistically proved that exposure to radon daughter products caused lung cancer in miners1. High… 
Review
1987
Review
1987
Since the early 1970s, the health effects of indoor air pollution have been investigated with increasing intensity. Consequently… 
Review
1986
Review
1986
This article reviews studies on the contribution of radon and radon daughters to respiratory cancer and proposes recommendations… 
1983
1983
The atmospheric content of radon and its decay products contributes significantly to the radiation exposure of man even in the… 
1982
1982
The carcinogenic activity of tobacco smoke is clearly demonstrated by human epidemiologic data. Whereas in experimental animals…