Volume 90. ICRP Publication 90: Biological Effects after Prenatal Irradiation (Embryo and Fetus)

1st Edition

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    • Print ISBN 9780080442655

    Table of Contents

    Preface

    Introduction

    1. Radiation effects after exposure during the pre-implantation period

    2. Developmental Effects after Irradiation during organogenesis and fetogenesis

    3. Aetiology of long-term effects during brain development

    4. Human evidence on the effects of in-utero radiation exposure on neurological and mental processes

    5. Carcinogenic Risk from In-Utero Irradiation: Animal Studies

    6. Epidemiology of Childhood Cancer

    7. Human Carcinogenic Risk from In-Utero Irradiation

    8. Summary and Conclusions

    9. Open Questions and needs of future research

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    No. of pages:
    204
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Elsevier
    Print ISBN:
    9780080442655