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Nuclear Detonation/Ionizing Radiation Exposure

  • Robert BucknerII
  • Peter S. Martin

Keywords

Geiger Counter Disaster Medicine Internal Contamination Acute Radiation Syndrome Nuclear Detonation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert BucknerII
  • Peter S. Martin
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Emergency MedicineAllegheny General HospitalPittsburgh

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