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Gofman, John William
Radiation-lnduced Cancer from Low-Dose Exposure, An Independent Analysis.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
1. Ionizing radiation -- Toxicology.
2. X-rays -- Toxicology.
3. Tumors, Radiation-induced.
4. Radiation injuries.
5. Research methods -- Epidemiology.
6. Nuclear pollution.
[ Alternate indexing system. ]
1. Radiation injuries, Prevention and control.
2. Tumors, Radiation-induced.
3. Neoplasms, Prevention and control.
4. Dose-response relationship, Radiation.
5. Radiography -- Adverse effects.
6. Radioactive pollutants -- Adverse effects.
7. Nuclear reactors, Chernobyl.
Dewey classification number: 616.9
Library of Congress Catalog Card Number 89-62431.
International Standard Book Number: 0-932682-89-8.
Manufactured in the United States of America.
Printing (on acid-free paper) and binding by Consolidated Printers of Berkeley, California.
Preparation of text, tables, and figures on the Lotus 123 spreadsheet.
Cover and book design by F. Urry.
Previous books (still in print) on this topic by the author:
Radiation And Human Health, 1981. ISBN 0-87156-275-8. LC 80-26484.
X-Rays: Health Effects Of Common Exams, 1985. ISBN 0-87156-838-1. LC 84-23527.
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