Scientific Reports

National Council on Radiation Protection and Measurements ( www.ncrponline.org)

  • Commentary No. 16 Screening of humans for security purposes using ionizing radiation scanning systems, 2003
  • Report No. 94 Exposure of the population in the United States and Canada from natural background radiation, 1987
  • Report No. 95 Radiation exposure of the U.S. population from consumer products and miscellaneous sources, 1987
  • Report No. 96 Comparative carcinogenicity of ionizing radiation and chemicals, 1989
  • Report No. 115 Risk estimates for radiation protection, 1993
  • Report No. 160 Ionizing radiation exposure of the population of the United States, 2009

International Commission on Radiological Protection ( www.icrp.org)

  • Supporting Guidance 2 Radiation and your patient: A guide for medical practitioners, 2001
  • Publication 83 Risk estimation for multifactorial diseases, 1999
  • Publication 84 Pregnancy and medical radiation, 2000
  • Publication 90 Biological effects after prenatal irradiation (embryo and fetus), 2003
  • Publication 99 Low-dose extrapolation of radiation-related cancer risk, 2005
  • Publication 103 The 2007 recommendations of the International Commission on Radiological Protection, 2007

National Academies: National Research Council ( www.nasonline.org)

  • Health effects from exposure to low-level ionizing radiation BEIR VII, Phase 2, 2006

United Nations Scientific Committee on the Effects of Atomic Radiation ( www.unscear.org)

  • Sources and effects of ionizing radiation, Volume I: Sources, 2000
  • Sources and effects of ionizing radiation, Volume II: Effects, 2000