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Author Replacement, Committee on Radiation Source Use and
Title Radiation Source Use and Replacement : Abbreviated Version
Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, 2008
©2008
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Descript 1 online resource (232 pages)
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Note Intro -- REVIEWERS -- PREFACE -- CONTENTS -- EXECUTIVE SUMMARY -- SUMMARY -- 1 INTRODUCTION -- 2 RADIATION SOURCES IN THE UNITED STATES AND THEIR USES AND ORIGINS -- 3 RADIATION SOURCE RISKS -- 4 ACCELERATOR AND DETECTOR TECHNOLOGIES -- 5 SELF-CONTAINED IRRADIATORS -- 6 PANORAMIC IRRADIATORS -- 7 RADIOTHERAPY -- 8 INDUSTRIAL RADIOGRAPHY -- 9 WELL LOGGING -- 10 IMPLEMENTATION OPTIONS FOR ENCOURAGING REPLACEMENT OF RADIONUCLIDE RADIATION SOURCES WITH ALTERNATIVES -- REFERENCES -- APPENDIXES -- APPENDIX A: BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCHES OF COMMITTEE MEMBERS -- APPENDIX B: BACKGROUND ON THE ATOM, RADIOACTIVE DECAY, RADIATION, AND RADIATION DOSE DEPOSITION -- APPENDIX C: GLOSSARY -- APPENDIX D: INFORMATION-GATHERING MEETINGS
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Link Print version: Replacement, Committee on Radiation Source Use and Radiation Source Use and Replacement : Abbreviated Version Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press,c2008 9780309110143
Subject Radioactive substances -- Security measures -- United States.;Radiation sources -- Security measures -- United States.;Radiation -- Safety measures.;Radiology, Medical -- Safety measures.;Dirty bombs -- United States -- Prevention
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Alt Author Council, National Research
Studies, Division on Earth and Life
Board, Nuclear and Radiation Studies
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