Accession Number : AD0641880
Title : IONIZING RADIATION, INJURY, PREVENTION AND TREATMENT.
Descriptive Note : Annual progress rept.,
Corporate Author : ARMY MEDICAL RESEARCH UNIT EUROPE
Personal Author(s) : Rothe,William E. ; Leitnaker,Frank C. ; Butterfield,James L.
Report Date : JUL 1966
Pagination or Media Count : 37
Abstract : Simple but accurate and sensitive techniques have been established for total alpha counting of tissue and urine specimens and for I-131 quantitation in whole milk. Results are reported. Studies of Lean Body Mass (LBM) changes with physical conditioning have continued. Studies of blood preservation have been refined.
Descriptors : (*RADIATION INJURIES, TISSUES(BIOLOGY)), FALLOUT, RADIOACTIVE CONTAMINATION, RADIATION EFFECTS, MILK, CANCER, THYROID GLAND, BLOOD, PRESERVATION, RADIOACTIVE ISOTOPES, CESIUM, IODINE, POTASSIUM, HUMANS, URINE, ALPHA COUNTERS, GAMMA COUNTERS, MILITARY PERSONNEL
Subject Categories : Radiobiology
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE