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Health Physics Society Journal

Health Physics Journal, Vol. 87, No. 2, August 2004
Dolezalek quadrant electrometer (ca. 1900 - 1920). The protective case has been removed so that the internal components are visible. Note the small circular mirror, barely visible, located just above the brass quadrants. Of unknown manufacture. See article by Paul W. Frame on page 111 for more information.

Contents of August 2004, Volume 87, Number 2


A History of Radiation Detection Instrumentation — Paul W. Frame


Extension of NCRP 129 to Short-Lived Radionuclides — M. G. Arno, J. R. Kercher, R. T. Cederwall, G. A. Loosmore

Contents of Cesium, Iodine, Strontium, Thorium, and Uranium in Selected Human Organs of Adult Asian Population — G. V. Iyengar, H. Kawamura, H. S. Dang, R. M. Parr, J. W. Wang, S. Y. Cho, and E. S. Natera

Radiostrontium Activity Concentrations in Milk in the Republic of Croatia for 1961-2001 and Dose Assessment — Z. Franić, N. Lokobauer, and G. Marović


Radiation Quality of a Tomotherapy Photon Fan Beam — V. Moiseenko, M. Mulligan, and T. Kron


Guidelines on Limits of Exposure to Ultraviolet Radiation of Wavelengths between 180 nm and 400 nm (Incoherent Optical Radiation) — The International Commission on Nonionizing Radiation Protection


ICNIRP Statement Related to the Use of Security and Similar Devices Utilizing Electromagnetic Fields — The International Commission on Nonionizing Radiation Protection

Medical Magnetic Resonance (MR) Procedures: Protection of Patients — The International Commission on Nonionizing Radiation Protection


A Case for Nuclear-Generated Electricity — Reviewed by Brian D. Boyer



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