|Document ID (ISN)||41320|
|Convention or series no.
||Lloyd D.C., Prosser J.S., Moquet J.E., Malowany D.J.
||Doses in radiation accidents investigated by chromosome aberration analysis. XIII. A review of cases investigated: 1982
||HM Stationery Office, P.O.Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom. 14p. 3 ref. Price: ú2.00.
||The 12th in a series of annual reports. Of 31 cases of suspected over-exposure to radiation investigated in 1982, 25 were associated with industrial radiography, 4 with research, education, or health institutions, and 2 with major nuclear organisations. 19 of the dose estimates made from chromosome examinations were in the range 0-0.09Gy, 6 exceeded 0.09Gy, and no biological assessment of dose was possible in 6 cases. The dose estimate for the case with the highest confirmed over-exposure was 0.17Gy. The chromosome data are compared with information obtained from physical dosimetry, and a brief summary of each case is appended.
||ionizing radiation; radiation accidents; chromosome changes
||United Kingdom; case study; analysis of chromosome aberrations; exposure evaluation; report
||E - Books, reports, proceedings
|Broad subject area(s)
||Antifertility and prenatal effects
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures