Contract award notice: Whole-body counter
measurements for committed effective dose assessment of exposed workers.
surveys of over 2700 babies and small children in and around Fukushima Prefecture 33 to 49 months after the Fukushima Daiichi NPP accident Ryugo S.
At each hospital, a whole-body counter
optimized for measuring small children (BABYSCAN) (10) was installed, which was used to measure the amount of radioactive cesium ([sup.
For a six-month period from October 2011 through March 2012, the researchers collected readings of participants' levels of cesium-134 and -137 using a whole-body counter
Citizens in the area routinely accepted unusual practices devised by Hanford officials as natural and patriotic: urine samples were left on porches for pick-up, schoolchildren went through whole-body counter
scans, and men in white coats palpated students' throats around the thyroid gland.
Thirty volunteers-20 with rheumatoid arthritis and 10 controls-were measured in a whole-body counter
to get an estimate of their total body potassium.
surveys of Miharu-town school children for four consecutive years after the Fukushima NPP accident Ryugo S.
Contract notice: Whole-body counter
measurements to assess internal exposure of radiation workers.