Procedures and Equipment Used in Inhalation Studies on Small Animals
Technical Progress rept.
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Pagination or Media Count:
Procedures and equipment used in exposing small animals to aerosols of fission products are described. The exposure chamber with attached plethysmographs for monitoring the respiratory patterns is shown diagrammatically and the operational plan is set forth. Construction criteria for the plethysmographs are also included in detail. The descriptions concerning the animals include specifications on metabolism units and cleaning procedures, whole body counting and somewhat detailed sacrifice and necrotomy procedures.
- Radioactivity, Radioactive Wastes and Fission Products