Health Effects of Exposure to Radon: Time for Reassessment?
Committee on Health Effects of Exposure to Radon (BEIR VI), Commission on Life Sciences, Division on Earth and Life Studies, National Research Council
National Academies Press, Jan 15, 1994 - Science - 85 pages
This book evaluates recently published data related to the risk associated with human exposure to radon and radon progeny and assesses whether sufficient and appropriate new information is available to deem necessary a reassessment of health risks due to exposure to radon.
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