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Document ID (ISN)110790
CIS number 10-0400
ISBN(s) 978-92-0-105410-4
Year 2010
Convention or series no.
Title 12th Congress of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA 12): Strengthening radiation protection worldwide - Highlights, global perspective and future trends
Bibliographic information International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA), Wagramerstrasse 5, P.O. Box 100, 1400 Wien, Austria, 2010. 329p. Illus. Bibl.ref. + CD-ROM.
Internet access 12th_congress_of_the_IRPA.pdf [in English]
Abstract Highlights of the 12th congress of the International Radiation Protection Association (IRPA 12) held 19-24 October 2008 in Buenos-Aires, Argentina, on strengthening radiation protection worldwide. Main topics covered: epistemiologic basis of radiation protection; harmonization of radiation protection recommendations; future trends and recommendations for strengthening radiation protection worldwide. A CD-ROM containing the full set of keynote addresses, contributed papers, presentations and refresher courses, which are also available on the IRPA 12 website (, is included.
Descriptors (primary) IRPA; non-ionizing radiation; radiation protection
Descriptors (secondary) epidemiology; radioactive sources; dosimetry; exposure evaluation; safety and health training; emergency organization; role of government; biological effects; health hazards; conference; CD-ROM
Document type F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
Subject(s) Radiation
Broad subject area(s) Physical hazards
Browse category(ies) OSH training
Exposure evaluation
Non-ionizing radiation
First aid and emergency organization