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Analysis of Occupational Exposure to Microwave Radiation

  • P. Czerski
  • M. Siekierzyński

Abstract

Principles of analysis of environmental conditions and of comparison of various microwave worker groups are discussed. Early and actual findings concerning the health status of microwave workers, published by various Polish authors, are compared and discussed in the light of personal experiences. Advantageous effects from enforcement of safety rules may be documented by the comparison of present results with those published ten years ago.

Keywords

Microwave Radiation Occupational Exposure Exposure Level Medical Surveillance Microwave Exposure 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • P. Czerski
    • 1
  • M. Siekierzyński
    • 1
  1. 1.Natl. Res. Inst. of Mother and Child, Warsaw and Inst. for Postgraduate StudyMilitary Medical AcademyWarsawPoland

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