Volume 38. ICRP Publication 108: Environmental Protection: the Concept and Use of Reference Animals and Plants

1st Edition

Annals of the ICRP Volume 38 Issue 4-6

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    Table of Contents

    Abstract
    Guest Editorial
    Preface
    Executive Summary
    Glossary
    1. Introduction
    2. Reference Animals and Plants
    3. Iteroparous, hermaphrodite, high fecundity, population number > 10000
    4. Calculation of dose conversion factors for reference animals and plants
    5. The effects of radiation and its relevance to Reference animals and plants
    6. Assessing effects in terms of derived consideration reference levels
    7. Applications and Extrapolations
    8. Conclusions
    Annex A. Biological background to the reference animals and plants
    Annex B. Comparison of dosimetric methods
    Annex C. Dose conversion factors
    Annex D:  radiation effects in reference animals and plants
    Annex E.  Extrapolation and interpolation of basic dosimety assumptions to other shapes and sizes of animals and plants

    Details

    No. of pages:
    330
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2009
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Elsevier
    Print ISBN:
    9780444529343