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Call number:9783319457611:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Environmental Radiation Effects on Mammals A Dynamical Modeling Approach
Author(s): Olga A Smirnova
Date:2017
Edition:2nd ed. 2017
Size:1 online resource (XXIII, 359 p. 203 illus., 4 illus. in color p.)
Contents:Effects of Acute and Chronic Irradiation on the Blood-Forming System -- Effects of Non-Uniform Acute Irradiation on the Blood-Forming System. - The Small Intestine as a Target for Radiation -- Radiation and Humoral Immunity --
Modeling of Autoimmune Processes -- Individual-Based Approach to Risk Assessment of Radiation-Induced Mortality -- Effects of Acute and Chronic Irradiation on Human Hematopoiesis. - Radiogenic Leukemia Risk Assessment. - Radiation and
Skin. - Conclusions -- Index
ISBN:9783319457611
Series:eBooks
Series:Springer eBooks
Series:Springer 2017 package
Keywords: Physics , Radiology , Occupational medicine , Animal physiology , Biomathematics , Aerospace engineering , Astronautics , Physics , Biological and Medical Physics, Biophysics , Occupational Medicine/Industrial Medicine , Aerospace Technology and Astronautics , Imaging / Radiology , Animal Physiology , Mathematical and Computational Biology
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Call number:9780080450155:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Social and ethical aspects of radiation risk management
Author(s): Oughton Deborah (ed.)
Sven Ove Hansson (ed.)
Date:2013
Publisher:Kidlington, Oxford: Elsevier
Size:389 p
Contents:Part I. Ethical principles for radiation protection -- part II. Putting protection to practice -- part III. Lessons learned from nuclear accidents -- part IV. Proliferation and the nuclear fuel cycle -- part V. Public participation.
ISBN:9780080914299
Series:eBooks
Series:ScienceDirect eBook
Keywords: Nuclear industry, Risk management. , Radiation, Risk assessment. , Radiation, Moral and ethical aspects.
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Call number:SPRINGER-2011-9789400702479:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Radiation Protection in Medical Physics [electronic resource]
Author(s): Yves Lemoigne
Alessandra Caner
Date:2011
Publisher:Dordrecht : Springer Netherlands
Size:1 online resource
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Note:This book introduces the fundamental aspects of Radiation Protection in Medical Physics and covers three main themes: General Radiation Protection Principles Radiobiology Principles Radiation Protection in Hospital MedicalPhysics. Each of these topic s is developed by analysing the underlying physics principles and their implementation, quality and safety aspects, clinical performance and recent advances in the field. Some issues specific to theindividual techniques are also treated, e.g. calculation of patient dose as well as that of workers in hospital, optimisation of equipment used, shielding design of radiation facilities, radiation in oncology such as use ofbrachytherapy in gynecology or interventional procedures. All topics are presented with d idactical language and style, making this book an appropriate reference for students and professionals seeking a comprehensive introduction to thefield as well as a reliable overview of the most recent developments
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Contents:Preface. List of Participants. Photographs. General Radiation Protection Principles. Internal Safety Standards
Radiation Units, Limits & Dose Constraints
Radiobiology Principles. Molecular Aspects of Radiation Biology
Radiobiology in Radiotherapy
Radiation Protection Application in Hospital Medical Physics. General Principles of Risk Assessment for Ionising Radiation
Radiation Protection of the Workers and the Public from Exposed Patients
Installation Shielding in Diagnostic Radiology and Computed Tomography
Acceptability Criteria, Justification and Ethical Issues in Using
ISBN:9789400702479
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Series:NATO Science for Peace and Security Series B: Physics and Biophysics, 1874-6500 : v1
Series:Physics and Astronomy (Springer-11651)
Keywords: Environmental sciences , Radiology, Medical , Interventional radiology , Nuclear medicine , Radiotherapy , Oncology , Environmental protection
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Call number:SPRINGER-2010-9781441972132:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Environmental Radiation Effects on Mammals [electronic resource] : A Dynamical Modeling Approach
Author(s): Olga A Smirnova
Date:2010
Publisher:New York, NY : Springer New York
Size:1 online resource
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Note:This text is devoted to the theoretical studies of radiation effects on mammals. It uses the framework of developed deterministic mathematical models to investigate the effects of both acute and chronic irradiation in a wide rangeof doses and dose ra tes on vital body systems including hematopoiesis, small intestine and humoral immunity, as well as on the development of autoimmune diseases. Thus, these models can contribute to the development of the system andquantitative approaches in radiation biolo gy and ecology. This text is also of practical use. Its modeling studies of the dynamics of granulocytopoiesis and thrombocytopoiesis in humans testify to the efficiency of employment of thedeveloped models in the investigation and prediction of radiation effects on these hematopoietic lines. These models, as well as the properly identified models of other vital body systems, could provide a better understanding of theradiation risks to health. The modeling predictions will enable the implementation of mo re effective preventive and protective measures for people residing in areas with elevated radiation background and astronauts on long-term spacemissions. Lastly, the models of the radiation-induced mortality established the theoretical foundations of a n ew individual-based approach to radiation risk assessment. These models thus enable one to predict the mortality dynamics andaverage life-span shortening for individuals and populations exposed to acute and low-level chronic radiation. Because of its theo retical and practical benefits, this book is as useful for academics, scientists and researchers workingin the field of mathematical modeling of biological systems as it is for those working in the fields of radiation biology, ecology and medicine. It is equally useful for Aerospace companies and various corporations that contend withthe problems of environmental protection and radiation safety
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Contents:Introduction
Chapter 1: Radiation Effects on the Blood
Forming System
Chapter 2: The Small Intestine as a Target for Radiation
Chapter 3: Radiation and Humoral Immunity
Chapter 4: Modeling of Autoimmune Processes
Chapter 5: Individual
Based Approach to Radiation Risk Assessment
Conclusions
Index
ISBN:9781441972132
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Keywords: Radiology, Medical , Animal Physiology , Biology Mathematics
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Call number:SPRINGER-1991-9781489906618:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Light, Lasers, and Synchrotron Radiation A Health Risk Assessment
Author(s):
Date:1991
Size:1 online resource (426 p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4899-0661-8
Contents:The Sources and the Interaction with Matter -- Fundamentals of Optical Physics -- Characteristics of Optical Noncoherent Sources -- Lamps and Lighting Systems -- Characteristics of Synchrotron Radiation -- Characteristics of Coherent
Optical Sources -- Radiation Interactions with Matter: Some General Considerations on the Ionizing/Non-Ionizing Boundary Region -- The Detection -- Radiometric Measurements for Broadband Optical Sources -- Laser Beam Diagnostics --
Laser Radiation Detectors -- Quantitative Determination of Ultraviolet Radiation -- Measurements of Welding Arcs and Plasma Arcs -- Ultraviolet Exposure in the Outdoor Environment: Measurements of Ambient Ultraviolet Exposure Levels at
Large Zenith Angles -- The Biological Effects -- Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye -- Anatomy and Physiology of the Skin -- Biological Effects of Coherent and Noncoherent IR Radiation -- Infrared Radiation and the Eye -- Infrared
Energy and Skin: Biological Effects and Health Hazards -- Potential Ocular and Skin Hazards from Lamps and Projector Systems -- Ultraviolet Radiation and the Eye -- Ultraviolet Mutagenesis -- Risk Assessment, Protection and Standards
-- Laser Output Parameters Necessary for Hazard Assessment -- Control of Outdoor Laser Hazards -- Protective Screens and Filters for IR Protection -- Welding Safety Measures and Welding Filters -- Laser Eye Protectors -- Visible and
Infra-Red Radiation (Non Laser) Protection Standards -- Ultraviolet Standards -- IRPA/INIRC Guidelines on Ultraviolet -- Laser Safety Standards: Historical Development and Rationale -- The IRPA/INIRC Guidelines on Limits of Exposure to
Laser Radiation -- Medical Surveillance in Laser Working Sites -- Applications and Related Topics -- Medical Lasers and Biological Criteria and Limits of Their Therapeutic Effects -- Current and Future Applications of Lasers in
Medicine -- Towards a Solution of the Ozone Layer Depletion Problem -- Participants
ISBN:9781489906618
Series:eBooks
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Series:Springer eBooks
Series:NATO ASI Series, Series B: Physics: 242
Keywords: Physics , Acoustics , Biophysics , Biological physics , Optics , Optoelectronics , Plasmons (Physics) , Electrical engineering , Physics , Biophysics and Biological Physics , Electrical Engineering , Optics, Optoelectronics, Plasmonics and Optical Devices , Acoustics
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Call number:SPRINGER-1984-9781461323990:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Mutation, Cancer, and Malformation
Author(s):
Date:1984
Size:1 online resource (855p p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4613-2399-0
Contents:Genetic Factors in Human Diseases -- Environmental mutagenesis and disease in human populations -- Clinical genetics of human cancer -- Chromosome abnormalities in cancer development -- Mutations of cellular oncogenes as a basis for
neoplastic change -- Human gene mapping in the analysis of oncogenes -- Basic Concepts in Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis -- Relationship between mutagenesis and carcinogenesis -- Theoretical basis of mutagenesis -- DNA repair processes
-- The Role of DNA repair in mutation induction -- Use of the Bacilussubtilus Rec-assay in environmental mutagen studies -- Mutagenesis in yeasts -- A comparison of genotoxic activity in somatic tissue and in the germ cells of
Drosophilamelanogaster -- The P-factor: a transposable element in Drosophila -- Silkworm genetics and chemical mutagenesis -- Mutation induction and detection in Arabidopsis -- Mutagenesis studies with cultured mammalian cells:
problems and prospects -- The control of cell transformation, mutagenesis and differentiation by chemicals that initiate or promote tumor formation -- Dominant-lethal mutations and heritable translocations in mice -- Recessive and
dominant mutations in mice -- Benzo (a)pyrene and 6-nitrobenzo (a) pyrene metabolism in human and rodent microsomes and tissue culture -- Nitrosamine metabolism and carcinogenesis -- Modification of carcinogenesis by dietary and
nutritional factors -- Naturally occurring mutagens -- Reproductive Toxicology -- Teratogenesis -- A possible mechanistic link between teratogenesis and carcinogenesis: inhibited intercellular communication -- Gem cell toxicity:
significance in genetic and fertility effects of radiation and chemicals -- Environmental Toxicology, Mutagenesis, and Carcinogenesis -- The science of toxicology — scope, goals and four case studies -- Mutagenicity of pesticides --
Genetic toxicology of 14 agents casually associated with cancer in humans -- Sensitivity, specificity and accuracy of the Arabidopsis assay in the identification of carcinogens -- Environmental studies in Sweden -- Research progress on
environmental mutagenesis, carcinogenesis and teratogenesis in China -- A. Strategy of approach to cancer control in China -- Toxicological research in public health: the Chinese experience -- Environmental mutagenesis research at
Fudan University -- The role of risk assessment in regulatory decisions in the United States -- Alternate methods for integrated evaluation of toxicity and risk assessment -- Posters
ISBN:9781461323990
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Series:Environmental Science Research : 31
Keywords: Physics , Physics , Physics, general
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Call number:SPRINGER-1982-9781461334552:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Genotoxic Effects of Airborne Agents
Author(s):
Date:1982
Size:1 online resource (658p p.)
Note:10.1007/978-1-4613-3455-2
Contents:Section A: Assay and Exposure Technology -- Session I: Assay and Exposure Technology of In Vitro Microbial Assay Systems Applied to Airborne Agents -- An Exposure System for Quantitative Measurements of the Microbial Mutagenicity of
Volatile Liquids -- Review of Fractionation and Bioassay Characterization Techniques for the Evaluation of Organics Associated with Ambient Air Particles -- Airborne Particle Collection and Extraction Methods Applicable to Genetic
Bioassays -- Session II: Assay and Exposure Technology of In Vitro Mammalian Cell Systems Applied to Airborne Agents -- In Vitro Analysis of Mammalian Cells Exposed In Vitro and In Vivo to Airborne Agents -- Methods for Detecting
Gaseous and Volatile Carcinogens Using Cell Transformation Assays -- CHO/HGPRT Mutation Assay: Evaluation of Gases and Volatile Liquids -- Lung Cells Grown on Cellulose Membrane Filters as an In Vitro Model of the Respiratory
Epithelium -- Session III: Plant Bioassays for the Detection of Airborne Genotoxic Agents -- Monitoring Ambient Air for Mutagenicity Using the Higher Plant Tradescantia -- Environmental Clastogens Detected By Meiotic Pollen Mother
Cells -- Plant Genetic Systems with Potential for the Detection of Atmospheric Mutagens -- Session IV: Animal Exposure Technology for the Detection of Genotoxic Agents -- Systems for Exposure of Animals to Airborne Agents -- Techniques
for the Generation and Monitoring of Vapors -- Problems Associated with Assessing the Mutagenicity of Inhalable Particulate Matter -- Section B: Airborne Agents -- Session V: Benzene -- An Overview of the Problem of Benzene Toxicity
and Some Recent Data on the relationship of Benzene Metabolism to Benzene Toxicity -- Benzene Metabolites: Evidence for an Epigenetic Mechanism of Toxicity -- Cytogenetic Effects of Inhaled Benzene in Murine Bone Marrow -- Benzene
Leukemogenesis -- Session VI: Organic Halides C. Maltoni Moderator -- Genetic Effects of Ethylene Dibromide in Drosophila Melanogaster -- Mutagenic and Oncogenic Effects of Chloromethanes, Chloroethanes and Halogenated Analogues of
Vinyl Chloride -- Vinyl Chloride: A Model Carcinogen for Risk Assessment -- Session VII: Miscellaneous Agents -- Inhalation Anesthetics -- Mutagenic and Carcinogenic Effects of Formaldehyde -- The Microbial Mutagenicity of Nitroarenes
-- Mutagenic Effects in Human and Mouse Cells by a Nitropyrene -- Genotoxic Properties of Radon and Its Daughters -- Multiple Tissue Comparisons of Sister Chromatid Exchanges Induced by Inhaled Styrene -- An Overview of Ethyl Carbamate
(Urethane) and Its Genotoxic Activity -- Section C: Monitoring and Risk Assessment -- Session VIII: Monitoring of Human Populations At Risk -- Cytogenetic Monitoring of Human Populations -- Thioguanine Resistent Lymphocytes As
Indicators of Somatic Cell Mutation in Man -- Detection of Point Mutations in Mammalian Sperm -- Session IX: Extrapolation of Genotoxic Data To Human Health Effects -- Extrapolation of Laboratory Data to Human Health Effects --
Molecular Dosimetry as a Bridge Between Mammalian and Non-Mammalian Test Systems -- Is Radiation an Appropriate Model for Chemical Mutagenesis and Carcinogenesis? -- Session X: Regulatory Risk Assessment -- Impact of Energy and
Pollution on Public Health -- Policy and Procedures for Using Mutagenicity Data in Assessing Genetic Risk -- The Sensitivity of Method Procedure as a Regulatory Mechanism for Approval of Carcinogens -- Contributed Papers -- The Human
Genetic Risk of Airborne Genotoxics: An Approach Based on Electrophoretic Techniques Applied to Mice -- Photon-Emitting Microorganisms as Test Objects for Detecting Genotoxic Agents -- Detection of Genotoxic Airborne Chemicals in Rat
Liver Culture Systems -- The Induction of Sister Chromatid Exchange in Human Lymphocytes and Bacterial Mutagenesis by Organic Extracts of Urban Airborne Particles -- An epidemiological Study of Cancer Deaths in Pathfor, Kentucky --
List of Participants -- Agent Index
ISBN:9781461334552
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Series:Environmental Science Research : 25
Keywords: Physics , Physics , Physics, general
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Call number:SPRINGER-1981-9781468440522:ONLINE Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Measurement of Risks
Author(s):
Date:1981
Note:10.1007/978-1-4684-4052-2
Contents:The risks of measuring risk -- Session I: Statistical Inference of Risks -- The proper interpretation of significance tests in risk assessment -- Remarks on sequential designs in risk assessment -- Epidemiologic studies of toxic
response — significance requirements -- Biological models in epidemiology: radiation carcinogenesis -- Session II: Risks of Prenatal Exposures -- Dose-response relationships for adult and prenatal exposures to methylmercury -- Risk
factors for deficits in early cognitive development -- Utilization of critical periods during development to study the effects of low levels of environmental agents -- Epidemiologic studies of environmental exposures in human
reproduction -- Session III: Risks of Contaminated Air and Drinking Water -- Health risks of lead as judged from autopsy material -- Use of tests of pulmonary function to measure effect of air pollutants -- Experimental evaluation of
air pollutants in humans as a basis for estimating risk -- Problems and possibilities of determining the carcinogenic potency of inhalable fibrous dusts and polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons -- Session IV: Comparative Risks of Energy
Sources -- Some probabilistic aspects of safety assessment -- What is the total risk of energy systems? -- Have the nuclear power risk assessors failed? -- Session V: Genetic and Cancer Hazards -- Cytogenetic bases for risk inference
-- Problems and solutions in the estimation of genetic risks from radiation and chemicals -- Evaluation of genetic risks -- Session VI: Extrapolation to Low Doses -- Extrapolation from long term low dose animal studies -I. Review --
Extrapolation from long term low dose animal studies -II. The ED01 study -- The shapes of the radiation dose — mutation response curves in Drosophila: mechanisms and implications -- The cancer risk from low level radiation -- A simple
threshold model for the classical bioassay problem -- A biological basis for the linear non-threshold dose — response relationship for low-level carcinogen response -- Participants
ISBN:9781468440522
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Series:Environmental Science Research : 21
Keywords: Medicine , Veterinary medicine , Medicine & Public Health , Veterinary Medicine
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Call number:QC795.32.R3R23::1996 Show nearby items on shelf
Title:Radiation Risk, Risk Perception and Social Constructions : Proceedings of a Workshop, Oslo, Norway, October 19-20 1995
Author(s): Jon B. Reitan
Date:1996
Publisher:Nuclear Technology Pub, Ashford, Kent, England
Size:155300 pgs.
Note:Radiation Protection Dosimetry V.68 Nos.3-4, 1996
ISBN:1870965442
Keywords: Radiation Risk assessment
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