[ RadSafe ] LNT

Otto G. Raabe ograabe at ucdavis.edu
Mon Sep 26 18:30:17 CDT 2011

September 26, 2011

In my HPJ 2011 paper I showed that the LNT model comes from the 
Atomic Bomb Survivor Studies involving instantaneous, high dose-rate 
exposures and it does not apply to protracted or repeated exposures 
which involve a completely different biological processes.

Raabe OG. Toward improved ionizing radiation safety standards. Health 
Phys. 101:84-93; 2011.

I'll send you a copy if your don't have it handy.


Prof. Otto G. Raabe, Ph.D., CHP
Center for Health & the Environment
University of California
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Davis, CA 95616
E-Mail: ograabe at ucdavis.edu
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