Radiation and Environmental Biophysics

, Volume 52, Issue 1, pp 147–150

How is the risk of radiation-induced cancer influenced by background risk factors? Invited commentary on “A method for determining weights for excess relative risk and excess absolute risk when applied in the calculation of lifetime risk of cancer from radiation exposure” by Walsh and Schneider (2012)

Invited Commentary

DOI: 10.1007/s00411-012-0442-9

Cite this article as:
Little, M.P. & Wakeford, R. Radiat Environ Biophys (2013) 52: 147. doi:10.1007/s00411-012-0442-9

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Radiation Epidemiology Branch, Division of Cancer Epidemiology and GeneticsNational Cancer Institute, DHHS, NIHRockvilleUSA
  2. 2.Dalton Nuclear InstituteThe University of ManchesterManchesterUK