Document Details


Title:
REMARKS PREPARED BY DR W F LIBBY ON RADIOACTIVE FALLOUT AND MEDICINE
Author(s):
Subject Terms:
RADIOACTIVITY; FALLOUT; X RADIATION; GAMMA RADIATION; CESIUM 137; RADIATION EFFECTS; RADIATION PROTECTION; ATMOSPHERIC EXPLOSIONS; STRONTIUM 90; PLUMBBOB OPERATION; US AEC; DEATH; BIOLOGICAL EFFECTS
Document Location:
Location - DOE/NNSA NUCLEAR TESTING ARCHIVE Address - P.O. Box 98521 City - Las Vegas State - NV Zip - 89193-8521 Phone - (702)794-5106 Fax - (702)862-4240 Email - NTA@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
JOURNAL ARTICLE
Publication Date:
1958 Oct 16
Declassification Status:
Never classified
Document Pages:
0017
Accession Number:
NV0005047
Originating Research Org.:
NO DATA AVAILABLE
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
OpenNet Modified Date:
2003 Sep 18
Description/Abstract:
THE BROAD IMPLICATIONS OF WORLD-WIDE FALLOUT FROM NUCLEAR TESTING AND/ OR NUCLEAR WAR ARE DISCUSSED. VARIOUS TYPES OF FALLOUT ARE DELINEATED AND DIFINED AND THEIR RELATIONSHIP TO THE MEDICAL PROFESSION EXAMINED . A NATIONAL EMERGENCY PREPARATION PLAN IS SEEN AS NECESSARY FOR NATI ONAL SECURITY INCLUDING A NATIONWIDE NETWORK OF FALLOUT SHELTERS.


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