Non-Stochastic Effects: Compatibility with Present ICRP Recommendations
The ICRP (International Commission on Radiological Protection has distinguished between “stochastic ” and “non-stochastic effects ” of ionizing radiation (1). In a recent report of the ICRP (2) the compatibility of present recommendations with non-stochastic effects has been considered. The present paper is a summary of the ICRP findings and is strongly based on ICRP 41 (2).
KeywordsDose Rate Occupational Exposure Stochastic Effect Threshold Dose Conventional Radiotherapy
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