Accession Number:

AD0005467

Title:

A STUDY OF COMBINED THERMAL RADIATION BURN AND X-IRRADIATION EFFECTS ON MICE

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ADMIRALTY RESEARCH LAB TEDDINGTON (UNITED KINGDOM) APPLIED PSYCHOLOGY UNIT

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1952-09-04

Pagination or Media Count:

12.0

Abstract:

Mice receiving both a nonlethal thermal burn and 720 r x-irradi ation showed earlier and higher mortality than mice receiving only x-irradiation. The results from burning either immediately before or after x-irradiation were about the same. Possible reasons for the higher mortality are discussed.

Subject Categories:

  • Thermodynamics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE