Health Physics Society Journal

January 2017, Volume 112, Number 1

  HP Cover and LWW advertisement image
On the cover: A transverse CT slice with superimposed contours of the complete heart (orange) and functional substructures as defined by the study protocol. See the paper by Wollschläger et al. on p. 1 for more information.



Predicting Heart Dose in Breast Cancer Patients Who Received 3D Conformal Radiation Therapy — Daniel Wollschl ä ger, Heiko Karle, Marcus Stockinger, Detlef Bartkowiak, Sandra B ü hrdel, Hiltrud Merzenich, Thomas Wiegel, Heinz Schmidberger, and Maria Blettner

Evaluation of the Potential Optical Radiation Hazards with LED Lamps Intended for Home Use — Robert H. James, Robert J. Landry, Bennett N. Walker, and Ilko K. Ilev

A Biokinetic Model for Systemic Nickel — Dunstana R. Melo and Richard W. Leggett

210Po in Human Saliva of Smokeless Tobacco Users — Maria Assunta Meli, Donatella Desideri, Carla Roselli, and Laura Feduzi

An Underappreciated Radiation Hazard from High Voltage Electrodes in Vacuum — Adam D. West, Zack Lasner, David DeMille, Elizabeth P. West, Cristian D. Panda, John M. Doyle, Gerald Gabrielse, Adam Kryskow, and Corinne Mitchell

Temporal Variations of Air Dose Rates in East Fukushima During Japanese Fiscal Years 2012 and 2013 — Kazuhiro Akimoto

DS02R1: Improvements to Atomic Bomb Survivors' Input Data and Implementation of Dosimetry System 2002 (DS02) and Resulting Changes in Estimated Doses — H.M. Cullings, E.J. Grant, S.D. Egbert, T. Watanabe, T. Oda, F. Nakamura, T. Yamashita, H. Fuchi, S. Funamoto, K. Marumo, R. Sakata, Y. Kodama, K. Ozasa, and K. Kodama


Radon and Thoron In-air Occupational Exposure Study within Selected Wine Cellars of the Western Cape (South Africa) and Associated Annual Effective Doses — R. Botha, R.T. Newman, R. Lindsay, and P.P. Maleka


Health Physics Society Prospectus

Health Physics Society Affiliate Members

Author Guidelines

Advertisers Guide

Advertisers Index

Up and Coming

Health Physics (ISSN 0017-9078) is the Official Journal of the Health Physics Society and is published monthly by Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, 351 West Camden Street, Baltimore, MD 21201-2436. For news and abstracts, and to search past issues of the Health Physics Journal, please visit the Health Physics Journal website.