Book 2010

Radiation Hormesis and the Linear-No-Threshold Assumption

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ISBN: 978-3-642-03719-1 (Print) 978-3-642-03720-7 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi

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    Chapter

    Pages 1-16

    Introduction

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    Chapter

    Pages 17-36

    Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms

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    Chapter

    Pages 37-42

    Natural Environmental Radiation

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    Chapter

    Pages 43-52

    Accidents, Tests, and Incidents

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    Chapter

    Pages 53-62

    Medical Exposures and Workers

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    Chapter

    Pages 63-84

    Nuclear Workers

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    Chapter

    Pages 85-91

    Biased Epidemiological Studies

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    Chapter

    Pages 93-103

    Evidence Negating the Healthy Worker Eff ect

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    Chapter

    Pages 105-134

    Lung Cancer

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    Chapter

    Pages 135-147

    Breast Cancer

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    Chapter

    Pages 149-163

    Leukemia

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    Chapter

    Pages 165-183

    Liver, CNS, and Thyroid Cancers

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    Chapter

    Pages 185-196

    Lifespan, Birth Defects, and Experimental Cancer

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    Chapter

    Pages 197-203

    Animal and Human Cancer Therapeutic Studies

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    Chapter

    Pages 205-214

    Conclusions, Summary, and Importance

  17. Back Matter

    Pages 215-217