|Document ID (ISN)||65634|
|Convention or series no.
||WHO Regional Publications - European Series 25
||Suess M.J., Benwell-Morison D.A.
||Nonionizing radiation protection
||WHO Regional Office for Europe, Scherfigsvej 8, 2100 K°benhavn ě, Denmark, 2nd ed., 1989. xiv, 346p. Illus. Bibl.ref. Index. Price: CHF 43.00.
||This publication covers both public and occupational health issues concerning non-ionizing radiation. Each section describes the characteristics, exposure sources, biological effects, hazard evaluation, safety standards and control measures of a particular type of radiation: ultraviolet radiation; optical radiation and lasers; infrared radiation; radiofrequency radiation; electric and magnetic fields at extremely low frequencies; ultrasound. A final section presents regulation and enforcement procedures. (See CIS 86-996 for previous edition).
||laser radiation; radiation protection; WHO; ultrasound; ultraviolet radiation; magnetic fields; non-ionizing radiation; radiofrequency radiation; visible radiation; infrared radiation; electric fields
||hazard evaluation; dosimetry; permissible radiation doses; glossary; legislation; enforcement; biological effects
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Country / State or Province||WHO|
|Broad subject area(s)