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Overview page. Subjects: Social Sciences — Arts and Humanities.

Many sociological and anthropological definitions exist, but most tend to privilege some combination of small-scale, relative boundedness, strong affective ties, traditionalism, and...

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Exposure to radon in dwellings in the Sharri community, Kosovo

M. Bahtijari, J. Vaupotič, A. Gregorič, P. Stegnar and I. Kobal.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

June 2008; p ublished online December 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2298 words.

Indoor air radon concentration was measured by exposing etched track detectors in the sleeping and living rooms of 18 houses in 6 villages of the Sharri community in Kosovo. Values ranged...

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Indoor radon levels in buildings in the autonomous community of Extremadura (Spain)

A. Baeza, E. Navarro, C. Roldán, J. L. Ferrero, D. Juanes, J. A. Corbacho and F. J. Guillén.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

Indoor air samples taken in buildings throughout the provinces of Cáceres and Badajoz in the Autonomous Community of Extremadura, Spain, were analysed for airborne radon concentrations using...

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Collaborative investigations on thoron and radon in some rural communities of Balkans

Z. S. Žunić, I. Čeliković, S. Tokonami, T. Ishikawa, P. Ujić, A. Onischenko, M. Zhukovsky, G. Milić, B. Jakupi, O. Čuknić, N. Veselinović, K. Fujimoto, S. K. Sahoo and I. Yarmoshenko.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

October 2010; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1767 words.

This paper deals with the results of the first-field use in the Balkans, i.e. Serbia and Republic of Srpska (Bosnia and Hercegovina), of a passive polycarbonate Mark II type and...

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Response of a community hospital and its emergency department to the H1N1 pandemic influenza

Daniel Kollek.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

November 2010; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2543 words.

Hospital's faced with surges in patient visits during the H1N1 pandemic and who were unable to redirect patients to community influenza clinics had a variety of response options. This...

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IDEAS internal contamination database: a compilation of published internal contamination cases. A tool for the internal dosimetry community

C. Hurtgen, A. Andrasi, M. Bailey, E. Blanchardon, V. Berkovski, C.-M. Castellani, H. Doerfel, J.-R. Jourdain, B. LeGuen, I. Malatova, J. Marsh and M. Puncher.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

July 2007; p ublished online September 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1278 words.

In the scope of the IDEAS project to develop General Guidelines for the Assessment of Internal Dose from Monitoring data, two databases were compiled. The IDEAS Bibliography database...

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Radiological exposure assessment from soil, underground and surface water in communities along the coast of a shallow water offshore oilfield in Ghana

D. O. Kpeglo, J. Mantero, E. O. Darko, G. Emi-Reynolds, E. H. K. Akaho, A. Faanu and R. Garcia-Tenorio.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

February 2015; p ublished online June 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 6729 words.

Radiometric determinations have been carried out to assess public exposure to radioactivity for communities along the coast of a shallow water offshore oilfield in Ghana (which started...

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Unintentional irradiation of conceptus by diagnostic imaging examinations in Turkey

A. Parmaksız, G. K. Ataç, F. Bulgurlu, E. Bulur, T. Öncü and T. İnal.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

December 2014; p ublished online November 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 3173 words.

Exposure of the fetus to medical radiation sources during the diagnostic procedures without intention is one of the most significant concerns in the medical community. In this study, 45...

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Host, family and community proxies for infections potentially associated with leukaemia

Graham Richard Law.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

December 2008; p ublished online October 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2996 words.

Three hypotheses have proposed the involvement of infections in the aetiology of childhood leukaemia, suggesting either a specific leukaemogenic infection or a series of common infections...

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Correlation of soil radon and permeability with indoor radon potential in Ottawa

Jing Chen, Renato Falcomer, Lauren Bergman, Jessica Wierdsma and Jim Ly.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

August 2009; p ublished online July 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2329 words.

Soil gas radon and soil gas permeability measurements were conducted at 32 sites across the five most populated communities in the city of Ottawa where indoor radon measurements were...

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A REVIEW OF NATURAL RADIONUCLIDES IN CANADIAN DRINKING WATER (1975–16)

Jing Chen, Michael W Cooke and Jean-Francois Mercier.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

April 2018; p ublished online October 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 5204 words.

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Historical results of natural radioactivity in drinking water were reviewed for a total of 21 communities across Canada from 1975 to 2016. Analyses...

Social Intervention and Risk Reduction - Indirect Countermeasures

N.A. Higgins and M. Morrey.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

December 1996; p ublished online December 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

An indirect countermeasure (IC) is an action which is intended to mitigate detrimental effects experienced by individuals or the community after an accident. Indirect countermeasures (ICs)...

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Conceptual Model of Responses of Organisms, Populations and Ecosystems to all Possible Dose Rates of Ionising Radiation in the Environment

G.G. Polikarpov.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

January 1998; p ublished online January 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

Some quantitative data on dose-effect relationships under conditions of chronic irradiation have been obtained in different investigations. A conceptual model of the biological responses to...

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When ageing and disasters collide: lessons from 16 international case studies

Simone Powell, Louise Plouffe and Patti Gorr.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

June 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 3183 words.

Sixteen case studies examined the impact of various natural disasters and conflict-related emergencies on older people, the strengths and gaps in emergency planning, response and recovery,...

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Intercomparison on the usage of computational codes in radiation dosimetry

R. J. Tanner, J.-L. Chartier, B. R. L. Siebert, S. Agosteo, B. Großwendt, G. Gualdrini, I. Kodeli, G. P. Leuthold, S. Ménard, R. A. Price, H. Tagziria, M. Terrissol and M. Zankl.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

August 2004; p ublished online August 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 6152 words.

‘QUADOS’, a Concerted Action of the European Commission, has run an intercomparison aimed at evaluating the use of computational codes for dosimetry in radiation protection and medical...

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Modelling of the mammographic exposure conditions for radiological detriment study in the valencian breast cancer screening programme

S. Ferrer, M. Ramos, J. I. Villaescusa, G. Verdú, M. D. Salas and M. D. Cuevas.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

December 2005; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2876 words.

Breast screening programmes are the best weapon to fight against breast cancer. Nevertheless, despite the benefits, this practice supposes a radiological risk that cannot be forgotten. In...

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The European Radiobiology Archives (ERA), present state and future developments

G. B. Gerber and R. R. Wick.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 1086 words.

The European Radiobiology Archives (ERA) aims to collect most of the information still available in Europe on long-term animal experiments—including some selected human studies suitable for...

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New developments in internal dosimetry models

D. Noßke, E. Blanchardon, W. E. Bolch, B. Breustedt, K. F. Eckerman, A. Giussani, J. D. Harrison, W. Klein, R. W. Leggett, M. A. Lopez, A. Luciani and M. Zankl.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

March 2011; p ublished online October 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 3770 words.

This paper describes new biokinetic and dosimetric models, especially those being developed by ICRP which will be used in the forthcoming documents on Occupational Intakes of Radionuclides....

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Current status of internal dosimetry in Lithuania

B. Griciene, R. Ladygiene, G. Morkunas and L. Pilkyte.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

July 2003; p ublished online July 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 0 words.

After Lithuania regained independence, the legal basis for existing radiation protection was modified radically according to the IAEA, ICRP recommendations and the requirements of...

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Issues, considerations and recommendations on emergency preparedness for vulnerable population groups

Jing Chen, Diana Wilkinson, Richard B. Richardson and Barbara Waruszynski.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

June 2009; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 2142 words.

The Workshop on Emergency Preparedness for Vulnerable Population Groups was held on 2 and 3 March 2009 in Ottawa, ON, Canada. The purpose of the workshop was to enhance communications...

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EURADOS database of facilities and equipment for dosimetry research in Europe

Thomas Otto and Alan DuSautoy.

in Radiation Protection Dosimetry

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Nuclear Chemistry, Photochemistry, and Radiation. 836 words.

EURADOS (European Radiation Dosimetry Group) has implemented a database of facilities and equipment for dosimetry research in the European Union. The database can be accessed freely by...

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