Accession Number:

AD0606660

Title:

SOME EFFECTS OF RADIATION ON MAN,

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Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

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Report Date:

1961-11-01

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

Radiation effects upon the human organism are described. The discussion includes somatic or total body effects resulting from injury at the biochemical and cellular level. Whole-body exposure to penetrating ionizing radiation--X rays, gamma radiation, and neutron radiation--n--is considered as well as recovery and long term effects.

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE