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ID (ISN) del documento41160
Número CIS 84-87
Año 1983
Número de serie Health and Welfare: 83-EHD-91 Santé et bien-être: 83-DHM-91
Título Investigation of radiation emissions from video display terminals
Título original Etude sur les rayonnements émis par les terminaux à écran cathodique [en francés]
Información bibliográfica Public Affairs Directorate, Department of National Health and Welfare, Brooke Claxton Bldg., Ottawa K1A OK9, Ontario, Canada, 1983. 43p. Bibl.
Resumen The studies summarised were carried out between 1975 and 1983. Description of VDT's and their potential sources of radiation; review of studies conducted inside and outside Canada; responsibilities of the Canadian Department of National Health and Welfare (occupational health and safety regulations); results of the Canadian Radiation Protection Bureau Study (ionising and non-ionising radiation measurements). The radiation levels detected by all the surveys are too low to present a significant biological risk.
Descriptores (primarios) radiación ionizante; radiación no ionizante; pantallas de visualización; tareas visuales; rayos de frecuencias radioeléctricas
Descriptores (secundarios) Canadá; efectos biológicos; encuesta; valoración del riesgo
Tipo de documento E - Libros, informes, actas
Tema(s) Radiaciones
Broad subject area(s)
Navegación por categoria(s) Ionizing radiation
Office work
Visual display terminals (VDTs)
Non-ionizing radiation