[ RadSafe ] Sternglass => Mangano scaremongering =>was:RE:Sci.Am. about Fukushima and US Pacific NW infant mortality
sjd at swcp.com
Sun Jul 10 02:53:20 CDT 2011
Link to Busby's "Very Low Dose" paper (below).
Link to Abstract of Busby et al's "Evidence of Radiation
Effects" paper (below).
At 01:21 PM 7/8/2011, you wrote:
>The question of the effects on foetus and babies is very much an
>open one. ICRP does not look at effects like these as
>they concentrate on cancer as an end point. I have already
>suggested there is an effect seen in infant leukmeia. There are
>other effects also as we reviewed below. The effects on sex ratio
>have been discussed.
>Busby C.C. (2009) Very Low Dose Fetal Exposure to Chernobyl
>Contamination Resulted in Increases in Infant Leukemia in Europe and
>Raises Questions about Current Radiation Risk Models. International
>Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health.; 6(12):3105-3114.
>Busby Chris, Lengfelder Edmund, Pflugbeil Sebastian, Schmitz
>Feuerhake, Inge (2009) The evidence of radiation effects in embryos
>and fetuses exposed by Chernobyl fallout and the question of dose
>response. Medicine, Conflict, Survival 25(1) 18-39
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