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Cancer mortality in relation to monitoring for radionuclide exposure in three UK nuclear industry workforces.

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Cancer mortality in 40,761 employees of three UK nuclear industry facilities who had been monitored for external radiation exposure was examined according to whether they had also been monitored for possible internal exposure to tritium, plutonium or other radionuclides (uranium, polonium, actinium or other unspecified). Death rates from cancer were compared both with national rates and with rates in radiation workers not monitored for exposure to any radionuclides. Among workers monitored fo...

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10.1038/bjc.1998.659

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Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
78
Issue:
9
Pages:
1224-1232
Publication date:
1998-11-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:2d4f645b-c164-4227-b6b2-ef2ce9fe1782
Source identifiers:
36257
Local pid:
pubs:36257

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