Using the UNSCEAR
2006 radiation risk models (UNSCEAR
2006), the attributable fraction of AL risk related to NBR was estimated to be 15-20% in the United Kingdom (Little et al.
Table-6: Comparison of present results with the corresponding world average values as given in UNSCEAR
1988 and UNSCEAR
2000 [21 3].
attributes the immediate rise in Japanese thyroid cancers to a classical screening effect; more cancers are found because more people are tested.
Sources and Effects of Ionizing Radiation; UNSCEAR
2008 Report Vol.
The material prepared by the scientists was scrutinized by the 27 countries on the committee, UNSCEAR
Weiss said further investigations would be necessary, with a final UNSCEAR
report to be completed by summer.
Thyroid cancer has been the single largest health impact of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, with 6,000 cases identified by 2005, according to an UNSCEAR
is known for its independent, unbiased reports -- it does not owe allegiance to any organization, Government or private business.
The participants of the meeting, chaired by UNSCEAR
Chairman Wolfgang Weiss, will examine measurement data on radiation levels in areas around the Fukushima plant, provided by the Nuclear Safety Commission of Japan in response to a request from the U.
For annual effective dose the limited amount considering UNSCEAR
is 70 [micro]Sv/y.
, 1993 gave a commonly conversion factor for outdoor exposures due to natural radionuclides in the ground.
Tambien en la penultima fila de la tabla se indican los valores encontrados en este trabajo y en la ultima fila, los valores medios juntos con los rangos de variacion promedios que estima la UNSCEAR
(2000) a nivel mundial.