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Factors affecting indoor radon concentrations in the United Kingdom.

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Data collected in a nationwide study on natural radiation exposure in UK dwellings (Wrixon et al. 1988) were re-analyzed to investigate the effects of rock type and various building and lifestyle characteristics, taken into account simultaneously, on indoor radon concentrations. A multiplicative model which takes into consideration the outdoor radon concentration is used. Indoor radon concentrations were found to be influenced by type of rock underlying the dwelling, double glazing, house typ...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Clinical Trial Service Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
Health physics
Volume:
64
Issue:
1
Pages:
2-12
Publication date:
1993-01-05
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EISSN:
1538-5159
ISSN:
0017-9078
URN:
uuid:a6ba8c12-16b7-4e8c-9d17-0d8240d0a526
Source identifiers:
35857
Local pid:
pubs:35857

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