Health Physics Society Journal

Health Physics Journal,
Vol. 79, No. 3, September 2000
On the cover: A National Defense Stockpile in the Thomas Range of Utah, USA. An examination of surficial exposures from these types of deposits was undertaken to determine potential dose. See article by Edward R. Landa et al. on page 286 for more information.

Contents of Volume 79, No. 3, September 2000


What’s New for Regulations? — Bruce Busby


The 2000 Sievert Lecture—Lessons from Atomic Bomb Survivors in Hiroshima and Nagasaki — I. Shigematsu


Eyeglass Lenses for Personal Radon Dosimetry — Stephen A. Hadley, Nicholas R. Meyer, Robert L. Fleischer, and Alfred Cavallo

New Approach for Dose Reconstruction: Application to One Case of Localized Irradiation with Radiological Burns — Jean-François Bottollier-Depois, Emmanuelle Gaillard-Lecanu, Amélie Roux, Quang Chau, François Trompier, Philippe Voisin, and Patrick Gourmelon

90Sr and 137Cs in Environmental Samples from Dolon Near the Semipalatinsk Nuclear Test Site — Michael Gastberger, Friedrich Steinhäusler, Martin H. Gerzabek, Alexander Hubmer, and Herbert Lettner

Ingestion Pathway Model Developed for Use with an Acute Atmospheric Dose Model at the Savannah River Site — A. A. Simpkins, D. R. Marx, and D. M. Hamby

Derivation of Indoor Gamma Dose Rate from High Resolution In Situ Gamma Ray Spectra — A. Clouvas, S. Xanthos, and M. Antonopoulos-Domis


Are Public Dose Limits Necessary? — Per Hedemann Jensen


Uranium Content and Leachable Fraction of Fluorspars — Edward R. Landa and Terry B. Councell

Radioactive Waste Minimization Implications of Clinically Indicated Exsanguination Procedures — R. G. Costello, R. J. Emery, R. B. Pakala, and M. A. Charlton

Hybrid Radioassay of Multiple Radionuclide Mixtures in Waste Solutions by Using Liquid and NaI(Tl) Scintillation Monitors — Haruo Fujii, Kiyoshi Matsuno, and Makoto Takiue


An Algorithm for Source Checking Continuous Air Monitors Using Radon Progeny — Mark G. Hogue, Antony B. Smith, and Dennis J. Hadlock


Age-Dependent Thyroid Doses for Iodine — A. W. Phipps and M. R. Bailey

Response to Phipps and Bailey — Pat Zanzonic


The Radiation Legacy of the Soviet Nuclear Complex--An Analytical Overview — Reviewed by Reviewed by Michael T. Ryan

Handbook for Laboratory Workers in the USA — Reviewed by Kelly Classic

NIOSH Pocket Guide to Chemical Hazards and Other Databases — Reviewed by Michael T. Ryan

Measurements of Optical Radiation Hazards—-A Reference Book Based on Presentations Given by Health and Safety Experts on Optical Radiation Hazards — Reviewed by Linda R. Jones

The Chornobyl Accident: A Comprehensive Risk Assessment — Reviewed by Amy Houck and Danielle Timmons


34th Annual Meeting of the Japan Health Physics Society



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