The Resource Potential impact of individual genetic susceptibility and previous radiation exposure on radiation risk for astronauts, recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

Potential impact of individual genetic susceptibility and previous radiation exposure on radiation risk for astronauts, recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements

Label
Potential impact of individual genetic susceptibility and previous radiation exposure on radiation risk for astronauts
Title
Potential impact of individual genetic susceptibility and previous radiation exposure on radiation risk for astronauts
Statement of responsibility
recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
362.196/9897
Index
no index present
LC call number
RC93
LC item number
.P68 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
NCRP report
Series volume
no. 167
Label
Potential impact of individual genetic susceptibility and previous radiation exposure on radiation risk for astronauts, recommendations of the National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 132-159)
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Cover""; ""Preface""; ""Contents""; ""Executive Summary""; ""1. Introduction""; ""1.1 Purpose of the Report""; ""1.2 Contents of the Report""; ""1.2.1 Introduction""; ""1.2.2 Radiation Exposures Received Over Lifetimes of Astronauts""; ""1.2.3 Biology Pertinent to Variations in Individual Susceptibility with Respect to Radiation Risks for Astronauts""; ""1.2.4 Predicting Cancer Risks from Previous Radiation or Chemotherapy Treatments""; ""1.2.5 Basis for Considering Medical Treatment, Disease, and Genetic Background in the NASA Occupational Radiation Protection Program""
  • ""1.2.6 Regulatory and Statutory Issues""""1.2.7 Ethical Issues of Radiation Exposure, Genetic Background, and Astronaut Selection for Space Missions""; ""1.2.8 Background Issues, Conclusions, and Recommendations""; ""2. Radiation Exposures Received Over Lifetimes of Astronauts""; ""2.1 Radiation Protection Quantities""; ""2.1.1 Absorbed Dose""; ""2.1.2 Categories of Radiation-Induced Biological Effects""; ""2.1.3 Radiation Protection Quantities for Deterministic Effects""; ""2.1.4 Radiation Protection Quantities for Stochastic Effects""; ""2.2 Sources of Exposure to Ionizing Radiation""
  • ""2.2.1 Radiation Exposures Received by the U.S. Population""""2.2.2 Medical Exposures""; ""2.2.3 Space Radiation Exposures During Previous Space Missions""; ""2.2.4 Radiation Exposures During Jet Aircraft Flights""; ""2.3 Key Issues""; ""3. Biology Pertinent to Variations in Individual Susceptibility with Respect to Radiation Risks for Astronauts""; ""3.1 Overview""; ""3.2 Average Risks for Radiation-Induced Diseases of Concern for Astronauts""; ""3.2.1 Cancer Risk""; ""3.2.2 Heritable Risk""; ""3.2.3 Embryo and Fetal Risk""; ""3.2.4 Other Risks Associated with Radiation Exposure""
  • ""3.3 Evidence of Variation in Radiation Sensitivity and Susceptibility to Effects of Principal Concern""""3.3.1 Evidence of Genetic Variation in Radiation Sensitivity from Cellular and Molecular Research""; ""3.3.2 Evidence for Variation in Radiation Sensitivity from Animal Studies""; ""3.3.3 Evidence of Variation in Radiation Sensitivity from Human Studies""; ""3.3.4 Genetic Sources of Variation in Cancer Susceptibility""; ""3.3.5 Impact of Genetic Variation on Radiation Risk""; ""3.3.6 Congenital Sources of Variation in Cancer Susceptibility""
  • ""3.3.7 Special Considerations for Astronauts""""3.3.8 Key Issues""; ""4. Predicting Cancer Risks from Previous Radiation or Chemotherapy Treatments""; ""4.1 Introduction""; ""4.2 Second Cancers After Radiation Therapy""; ""4.2.1 Carcinogenic Effects of Radiation""; ""4.2.2 Factors Affecting Risk of Second Malignancy""; ""4.3 Risk of Radiation-Induced Malignancies""; ""4.3.1 Radiation-Induced Leukemia""; ""4.3.2 Radiation-Induced Solid Tumors""; ""4.4 Characteristics of Medical Radiation Exposures""; ""4.4.1 Radiation Dose""; ""4.4.2 Radiation Treatment Planning and Delivery""
Control code
ocn727360729
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Extent
1 online resource (xi, 180 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441693907
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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.b35788963
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)727360729
  • knovel1441693904

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