|Document ID (ISN)||106973|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0014-6269 - Face au risque
|Convention or series no.
||Radiation protection: Effects, doses (I)
||Radioprotection, les effets, les doses (I) [in French]|
||Jan. 2007, No.429, p.15-17. Illus.
||Radiation protection is of relevance to employees and self-employed individuals who work in the presence of ionizing radiation generated electrically (such as X-rays) or by radioactive sources, as well in the case of the risk of contamination by radioactive substances. This article on radiation protection covers the immediate effects of radiation (damage to living tissues), the longer-term effects (DNA damage), the need for radiation protection and the selection of a suitable level of protection, taking into account both technical and cost factors.
||ionizing radiation; permissible radiation doses; radiation protection
||radiation cancer; radioactive substances; x-rays; dosimetry; biological effects; radioactive sources
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||France|
|Broad subject area(s)
Occupational exposure limits