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100 years of observation on British radiologists: mortality from cancer and other causes 1897-1997.

Abstract:

Radiologists and radiotherapists were one of the earliest occupational groups to be exposed to ionizing radiation. Their patterns of mortality provide information on the long-term effects of fractionated external radiation exposure. British radiologists who registered with a radiological society between 1897 and 1979 have now been followed-up until 1 January 1997, and the mortality experience examined among those who registered with a society after 1920, when the first radiological protection...

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10.1259/bjr.74.882.740507

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Trial Service Unit, BHF Centre of Research Excellence
Journal:
The British journal of radiology
Volume:
74
Issue:
882
Pages:
507-519
Publication date:
2001-06-05
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EISSN:
1748-880X
ISSN:
0007-1285
URN:
uuid:6d97718e-cabb-49fa-99ec-e3bc12340db4
Source identifiers:
31916
Local pid:
pubs:31916

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