Advances in Radiation Biology: Relative Radiation Sensitivities of Human Organ Systems v.15

Advances in Radiation Biology: Relative Radiation Sensitivities of Human Organ Systems v.15

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This volume, the third in the three-part series "Relative Radiation Sensitivities of Human Organ Systems", presents reviews of organ systems not included in the preceding two volumes. Also included are articles on selected treatment modalities. Radiation therapists, oncologists and radiation biologists may find this a useful source of information on responses of cells and organs to radiation and on radiotherapy strategies.
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Product details

  • Hardback | 328 pages
  • Academic Press Inc
  • San Diego, United States
  • English
  • 2nd edition
  • references, index
  • 0120354152
  • 9780120354153

Table of contents

Radiation damage to the kidney, R.J. Yates; intrinsic radiosensitivity of human cells, E.P. Malaise, et al; relative sensitivities of tumours to brachytherapy, Y. Maruyama; fast neutron radiotherapy in relation to the radiation sensitivity of human organ systems, G.E. Laramore and M.M. Austin-Seymour; normal tissue effects of hyperthermia in conjunction with radiotherapy, R.J. Myerson and B. Emami; expectation of malformations after irradiation of the developing human in utero - the experimental basis for predictions, R.H. Mole; radiation research - a joint venture in radiobiology and radiotherapy, E.P. Malaise.
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