Accession Number:

ADA589907

Title:

Radiation Dose Assessments for the Embryo, Fetus, and Nursing Infant during Operation Tomodachi

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.

Corporate Author:

ARMY PUBLIC HEALTH COMMAND ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD ARMY INST OF PUBLIC HEALTH

Report Date:

2013-08-01

Pagination or Media Count:

110.0

Abstract:

This report provides assessments for radiation doses to the embryosfetuses and nursing infants of Department of Defense personnel that were potentially exposed to radioactive material from the Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power station units radiological releases that followed the earthquake and tsunami on March 11, 2011. The associated Department of Defense disaster relief operation to the citizens of Japan was entitled, Operation Tomodachi. These radiation dose assessments for the population of interest will be summarized in the Operation Tomodachi Registry to support public inquiries.

Subject Categories:

  • Anatomy and Physiology
  • Radiobiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE