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Document ID (ISN)46789
CIS number 86-1772
ISSN - Serial title 0007-1072 - British Journal of Industrial Medicine
Year 1986
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Barry S.F.
Title ARFAR: a person years at risk program
Bibliographic information Aug. 1986, Vol.43, No.8, p.572-573. Illus. 7 ref.
Abstract Report on ARFAR, a computer program written in FORTRAN, that can be used to calculate person years at risk when a quantitative measure of exposure to some physical (such as ionising radiation) or chemical agent is available. The program source code and documentation are available from: National Radiological Protection Board, Chilton, Didcot, Oxon OX11 ORQ, United Kingdom.
Descriptors (primary) computer applications; hazard evaluation
Descriptors (secondary) description of technique
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Medicine, hygiene and first aid
Broad subject area(s) General safety, health and conditions of work
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation