Document Details


Title:
ESTIMATED THYROID DOSES AND PREDICTED THYROID CANCERS IN UTAH INFANTS EXPOSED TO FALLOUT IODINE-131
Author(s):
MAYS, C W [* U UTAH]
Subject Terms:
RESEARCH PROGRAMS; BIOLOGICAL RADIATION EFFECTS; IODINE 131; COMMENTARY; DOSIMETRY; CHILDREN; ACTIVITY LEVELS; NANCY EVENT; EASY-0552 EVENT; TUMBLER OPERATION; UPSHOT OPERATION; RADIATION DOSES; THYROID; PROBABILITY; HARRY EVENT; RECOMMENDATIONS; MEASURING METHODS; DOSE LIMITS; COMPARATIVE EVALUATIONS; TUMBLER-SNAPPER OPERATION; UPSHOT-KNOTHOLE OPERATION
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:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1966 Dec 31
Declassification Status:
Never classified
Document Pages:
0011
Accession Number:
NV0070942
Originating Research Org.:
Univ. of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT (United States)
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 26
OpenNet Modified Date:
2003 Sep 18
Description/Abstract:
THE INADVERTENT EXPOSURE OF ABOUT 250,000 UTAH INFANTS TO AVERAGE THYR OID DOSES ESTIMATED AT 1.3-10 RADS MAY PROVIDE A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY TO ESTABLISH THE EFFECTS OF LOW DOSES OF IODINE-131 IRRADIATION IN CHILD REN.


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