Protecting and Improving Health through the Radiological Sciences: A Report of the Surgeon General prepared by the National Advisory Committee on Radiation


Title:
Protecting and Improving Health through the Radiological Sciences: A Report of the Surgeon General prepared by the National Advisory Committee on Radiation
Description:
From the Summary and Recommendations: "In this report the Committee traces the remarkable growth that has taken place in the uses of ionizing radiation in the health professions, in industry, and in other walks of life. It also notes a number of emerging problems which not only are of importance from the point of view of radiation protection, but also, if not alleviated, threaten the quality of medical care in the United States and the translation of the advances of atomic research into needed benefits for the people."
Extent:
33 pages
Date Issued:
April 1966
Creator:
United States. National Advisory Committee on Radiation and United States. Public Health Service. Office of the Surgeon General
Publisher:
United States. Public Health Service
Right Type:
Public Domain
Subject:
Technology, Radiologic, Radiation, Ionizing, and Radiologic Health
Profiles in Science ID:
NNBCVG
NLM ID:
101584932X779
Genre:
Official reports
Language:
English
Format:
Text